Decennial Census Information: 1980 Census Detailed Holdings


The final reports of the 1980 Census were published in three series:

Lehman Library has printed copies of the 1980 Census, which are essentially complete, with the exception of some of the tract maps, as indicated below.

Volumes which contain tables specifically about New York City and State are highlighted.

Census of Population

  • Volume I, Characteristics of the Population
    Chapter A: Number of Inhabitants.

    HA 201 1980 .A4 1A-57A
    This chapter consists of separate reports for the U.S., each of the 50 States and the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Northern Mariana Islands, and Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands Excluding the Northern Mariana Islands. Each report presents data on population size, land area, and number of incorporated and census designated places, by SMSA, county, city and inside-outside metropolitan areas and central cities. Many tables contain data showing trends from earlier censuses.
    • Pt. 34: New York State
  • Volume I, Characteristics of the Population
    Chapter B: General Population Characteristics.

    HA 201 1980 .A4 1B-57B
    This chapter consists of separate reports for the U.S., each of the 50 States and the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Northern Mariana Islands, and Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands Excluding the Northern Mariana Islands. Each report presents data on age, race, Spanish origin, sex, marital status, family size and composition, and household relationships, by SMSA, county, incorporated and other place, and inside-outside metropolitan areas and central cities. Many tables contain data showing trends from earlier censuses.
    • Pt. 34: New York State
  • Volume I, Characteristics of the Population
    Chapter C: General Social and Economic Characteristics.

    HA 201 1980 .A4 /1C-58C
    This chapter consists of separate reports for the U.S., each of the 50 States and the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Northern Mariana Islands, and Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands Excluding the Northern Mariana Islands. Each report presents data on nativity, state or country of birth, citizenship and year of immigration for the foreign born population, language, ancestry, fertility, family compensation, type of group quarters, marital history, residence in 1975, journey to work, school enrollment, years of school completed, disability, veteran status, labor force status, occupation, industry, class of worker, labor force status in 1979, income in 1979, and poverty status in 1979, by SMSA, county, incorporated and other place, and inside-outside metropolitan areas and central cities.
    • Pt. 34: New York State
  • Volume I, Characteristics of the Population
    Chapter D: Detailed Population Characteristics.
    HA 201 1980 .A4 1D-57D
    This chapter consists of separate reports for the U.S., each of the 50 States and the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands. Each report presents data on most of the subjects covered in Chapter C in greater detail, and are cross-tabulated by age, race, Spanish origin, and industry.
  • Volume II
    Subject Reports

    HA 201 1980 .A4 v.2:
    This volume consists of reports which focus on a particular subject and provide very detailed data with numerous cross-tabulations, mostly on a national, regional, and divisional level. Data are derived from a 19% sample of households.
    • 1C: Characteristics of American Indians by Tribes and Selected Areas
    • 1E: Asian and Pacific Islander population in the U.S. 2 vols.
    • 2A: Geographical mobility for states and the nation.
    • 2C: Geographical mobility for metropolitan areas.
    • 4B: Living arrangements of children and adults.
    • 4C: Marital Characteristics.
    • 4D: Persons in institutions and other group quarters.
    • 6C: Journey to work: metropolitan commuting flows.
    • 6D: Journey to work: characteristics of workers in metropolitan areas. 3 vols.
    • 6E: Place of work.
    • 7C: Occupation by industry.
    • 8B: Earnings by occupation and education.
    • 8D: Poverty areas in large cities. 2 vols.
    • 9C: Characteristics of the rural and farm-related population.
  • Foreign-born population in the United States : 1980 census of population. 285 microfiche.
    MICFICHE FX3 4622 - Lehman
  • Supplementary Reports.
    C 3.223/12:980-S1-1-21
    This series of reports presents special compilations of data from the 1980 Census of Population.
    • 1: Age, sex, race, and Spanish origin of the population by regions, divisions, and states: 1980.
    • 2: Population and households by states and counties: 1980.
    • 3: Race of the population by states: 1980.
    • 4: Population and households for census designated places: 1980.
    • 5: SMSA's and SCSA's: 1980.
    • 6: Nonpermanent residents by state and county: 1980.
    • 7: Persons of Spanish origin by state and county: 1980.
    • 8: Detailed occupation and years of school completed by age, for the civilian labor force, by sex, race and Spanish/Hispanic origin: 1980.
    • 9: State of residence in 1975 by state of residence in 1980.
    • 10: Ancestry of the population by state: 1980.
    • 11: Congressional District Profiles, 98th Congress.
    • 12: Asian and Pacific Islander population by state: 1980.
    • 13: American Indian Areas & Alaskan Native Villages: 1980.
    • 14: Population and land area of urbanized areas for the U.S. and Puerto Rico: 1980 and 1970.
    • 15: Detailed occupation of the experienced civilian labor force by sex for the U.S. and Regions: 1980 and 1970.
    • 16: Residence in 1975 for states by age, sex, race and Spanish origin.
    • 17: Gross migration for counties.
    • 18: MSA's (as defined by the Office of Management and Budget in 1983).
    • 19: Rural and farm population by current (1980) and previous (1970) farm definitions, for states and counties: 1980.
    • 20: Selected characteristics of persons with a work disability by state: 1980.
    • 21: Summary characteristics of the Black population for states and selected counties and places: 1980

Census of Housing

  • Volume I. Characteristics of Housing Units
    Chapter A: General Housing Characteristics.
    HA 201 1980 .A6 A1-57
    This chapter consists of 57 reports -- one each for the U.S. each State and the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Northern Mariana Islands, and Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, Excluding Northern Mariana Islands. Each report presents data on housing occupancy and housing unit characteristics, by SMSA, county, incorporated and other place, and inside-outside metropolitan areas and central cities.
    • Pt. 34: New York State
  • Volume I. Characteristics of Housing Units
    Chapter B: Detailed Housing Characteristics
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    HA 201 1980 .A6 v.1, 1-57
    This chapter consists of 57 reports -- one each for the U.S. each State and the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Northern Mariana Islands, and Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, Excluding Northern Mariana Islands. Each report presents data on detailed characteristics of housing unit characteristics, by SMSA, county, New England town-township, incorporated and other place, and inside-outside metropolitan areas and central cities.
    • B 34: New York
  • Volume II
    Metropolitan Housing Characteristics.
    HA 201 1980 .A6 v.2, 1-53, 58-380
    This series consists of 375 reports -- a U.S. summary, one for each state and Puerto Rico, and one for each standard metropolitan statistical area (SMSA), presenting data for the SMSA and its central cities and places of 50,000 inhabitants or more.
    • 34: New York State
    • 260: New York, NY-NJ SMSA
  • Volume III.
    Subject Reports.
    HA 201 1980 .A6 v.3, 2-6
    This series consists of five reports (Report #1 was never issued) which provide highly detailed data on their subjects.
    • 1: (never issued)
    • 2: Mobile Homes
    • 3: Condominium Housing
    • 4: Structural Characteristics of the Housing Inventory
    • 5: Space Utilization of the Housing Inventory
    • 6: Mover Households
  • Volume IV
    Components of Inventory Change.
    HA 201 1980 .A6 v.4, 1,2A,B
    This volume consists of two reports on changes in housing inventory, occupancy, and characteristics of units between 1973 and 1980.
    • Part 1: U.S. and Regions
    • Part IIA: SMSA Groupings with Populations of One Million or More in 1970
    • Part IIB: SMSA Groupings with Populations of Less Than One Million in 1970
  • Volume V
    Residential Finance.
    HA 201 1980 .A6 v.5
    This volume presents data on mortgage, property, cost, and household characteristics of homeowners and rental properties, from the 1981 Residential Finance Survey of 1981.
  • Supplementary Reports.
    C 3.224/8:980/1-2
    Two reports of special compilations.
    • Selected Housing Characteristics by States and Counties: 1980
    • Components of Inventory Change Survey

Census of Population and Housing

  • Block Statistics.
    HA 201 1980 .A5 PHC 80-1-53,58-380
    This series consists of one report with accompanying maps and map index for the U.S., each state and Puerto Rico, and each SMSA. Data provided are for selected population and housing characteristics for individual city blocks.
    This series was issued in microfiche only -- the depository microfiche are filed in the U.S. Government Documents microfiche cabinets located in the East Reading Room of Lehman Library. The first volume, C 3.224/5:PHC 80-1-1, titled Finders' Guide to Block Statistics Reports, is in print.
    • 34: New York State
    • 34/Maps: New York State Maps
    • 260/1-8: New York, NY-NJ SMSA
    • 260/Maps/1-76: New York, NY-NJ SMSA Maps
  • Census Tracts.
    HA 201 1980 .A5 v.1-53,58-380
    This series contains one report for each SMSA, showing data for most of the population and housing subjects included in the 1980 census.
    • V.260: New York, NY-NJ SMSA
  • Census of Population Tract Maps and Index.
    HA 201 1980 .A5
    Lehman has only the following maps in paper. For maps of other cities, see C 3.224/5:PHC 80-1-380 on microfiche, described above under "Block Statistics."
        Print copies of the following maps are located in a locked filing cabinet in the Lehman Library Map Room. Ask in the Electronic Data Service for access to these maps:
    • 61: Albany-Schenectady-Troy,NY SMSA
    • 92: Binghamton, NY-PA SMSA
    • 146: Elmira, NY SMSA
    • 253: Nassau-Suffolk, NY SMSA
    • 260: New York, NY-NJ SMSA
    • 263: Newburgh-Middletown, NY SMSA
    • 306: Rochester, NY SMSA
    • 349: Syracuse, NY SMSA
    • 359: Utica-Rome, NY SMSA
  • Summary Characteristics for Governmental Units and SMSAs
    HA 201 1980 .A5 2-53
    This series presents summary population and housing characteristics data for each state, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico.
    • 34: New York State
  • Congressional Districts of the 98th-100th Congresses.
    HA 201 1980 .A5
    This series consists of summary tabulations for population and housing data for congressional districts of the 98th Congress, and updates for 10 states which were redistricted for election to the 99th Congress.
    • 34: New York, 98th Congress
    • 34/2: New York, 99th Congressā€ƒ