The American FactFinder is the official interface for distributing the 1990 and 2000 Census of Population and Housing, the 1997 Economic Census, and the American Community Surveys. The site is updated with new data as it becomes available to the public. FactFinder provides many options for finding, viewing, printing, and downloading various data sets. FactFinder also allows the creation of reference and thematic and maps. User-selected tables of data are downloadable in ASCII (text) or CSV (comma separated value) formats.
To find City Data, 1. Select Census Data you wish to retrieve 2. Limit to state (North Carolina) 3. Type in name of city (e.g., Wilmington) 4. Select town or city 5. Click "OK" 6. Select data file you wish to retrieve