County & City Extra contains data for every U.S. state, county, metropolitan area, congressional district, & for cities above 25,000 population. Subjects covered include population by age & race; housing; education; income & poverty; crime; manufacturing, trade & services; & government finances. Maps, rankings, & explanatory notes supplement data tables. Companion volume to Places, Towns, & Townships. "Unique in its coverage...packed with invaluable details." --Library Journal. "A convenient compilation of frequently sought local & state data...Information is clearly organized & well presented making the volume useful for reference collections in public, college, & university libraries." --Journal of Government Information. "One of the most important reference books to be published in several years" --American Demographics.Deirdre A. Gaquin is the author of '2000 County and City Extra: Annual Metro, City, and County Data Book (County and City Extra, 2000)', published 2000 under ISBN 9780890592519 and ISBN 0890592519.