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Citing the Census

From Alfred University:

General Guidelines

  • Name:
    • Government web site: start with the government entity (U.S.; New York) then indicate name of agency (U.S. Census Bureau; New York. Department of Labor.)
    • Organization:  use the name of the organization as author if document does not have a personal author(s)
  • Date:  Use date of publication, or date of last revision.  If no date is listed use (n.d.)
  • Title of source:  Italicize; identify geographic area in question.
  • Date accessed:  Use date you accessed the source
  • URL:  Use url that will take the reader directly to the source. If the url must be broken, do it after a slash or before a period.  Do not use a hyphen.
  • Capitalization:  Capitalize only the first word of the title of the source and any proper nouns.
  • Double space entry; second and subsequent lines are indented
  • For more information link to:

U.S. Census

U.S. Census Bureau. (2007, January 12). State & county Quickfacts: Allegany County, N.Y. Retrieved January 25, 2007, from

U. S. Census Bureau. (2000). Profile of selected social characteristics: Allegany County, N.Y. Retrieved January 25, 2007, from

U. S. Census Bureau. (2000). American FactFinder fact sheet:  Allegany County, N.Y. Retrieved January 17, 2007, from

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