How do you find what county you live in?


Quick Answer

The QuickFacts tool at the U.S. Census Bureau website can be used to determine the county in which a person resides. Type the city and state or zip code into the search box, and click Go to locate your county.

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The county of the city or town is displayed on the ensuing screen. Clicking the hyperlinked name displays a variety of countywide data, including demographics as well as business and geographical information relative to the state as a whole. Townships that lie outside the limits of a certain zip code may be located in a county other than that of the neighboring city.

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