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Data Layer GraphicTitle: "Census Block Groups 1990" (1998)
Description: The NC Center for Geographic Information and Analysis, using TIGER/line 1990 files and statistics from the US Department of Commerce/Bureau of the Census, developed the GIS 1990 Census Block Group data sets for each of the 100 counties in North Carolina and combined the data into one statewide coverage. This file was developed to enable a user to see the geographic component from the 1990 Census.
Keywords and Themes: 1990 Census, Block Group, Census
Filename Prefix: cenbg90
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Mapped Drive Folder: /cgia83/ncom200703/
Total size of data files: 7.38000 MB
Data Type: Shapefile
Feature Type: Polygon
Coordinate System: NAD_1983_StatePlane_North_Carolina_FIPS_3200
Datum: North American Datum of 1983Map Units: Meters

Spatial Extent: North Carolina

Created by: US Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census
Released by: NC Center for Geographic Information & Analysis
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Collection Name: NC OneMap - 3/12/2007
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Acquired Date: Downloaded Mar 12, 2007
Distribution Restrictions: Public Domain

Note: Public download and possible updated data are available from NC OneMap

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Record ID: 3016_NCOM0703