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Print Census Materials at Penfield

Oswego County censuses from 1855-1930 and US censuses from 1790–1960 are in the microfilm cabinets located in the Reference Storage Room in the basement of the library.

For a selection of censuses in paper from 1970 to current, see the US Documents area on the second floor of the library in the C 3.223 and C 3.224 areas.

To search for cataloged census material in the Penfield Library Catalog, try searching using the following terms combined with the census year you are looking for:

  • United States census population
  • United States census housing
  • Census of population and housing
  • New York census population
  • New York census housing
  • Oswego census
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