Three demographic profiles based on the questions
asked of a sample of housing units and persons in group quarters and
compiled in Summary File 3 (SF 3) are included down to the tract
level (also included for ZIP Code Tabulation Areas (ZCTAs), census
places, MSAs, counties, and states). They are:
A Profile of Selected Social
Characteristics, also called DP-2, that contains variables that
describe school enrollment, educational attainment, marital status,
grandparents as caregivers, veteran status, disability of the
civilian noninstitutionalized population, residence, nativity and
place of birth, region of birth of the foreign born, language spoken
at home, and ancestry.
A Profile of Selected Economic
Characteristics, also called DP-3, that contains 107 population
variables that describe employment status, commuting to work,
occupation, industry, class of worker, income, and poverty status.
A Profile of Selected Housing
Characteristics, also called DP-4, that contains 97 housing
variables that describe units in structure, year structure built,
rooms, year householder moved into unit, vehicles available, house
heating fuel, occupants per room, value, mortgage status and
selected monthly owner costs, selected monthly owner costs as a
percentage of household income, gross rent, and gross rent as a
percentage of household income.