ZIPFIP - Census Computer ProgramEntry ID: USDA0039
Abstract: The ZIPFIP is a computer program that allows the user to edit,
display, create market area, determine distances between any two
places in the 48 contiguous States and aggregate all of the
information. The package also includes databases from the 1990
Census of Population and Housing, and zipcoded data on place
names, latitude/longitude, and number of residences.
Collection Organization: Census ... Bureau and the USDA.
Collection Methodology: Data compiled from various public data
Collection Frequency: Five years.
Update Characteristics: As available.
Binary program for use on an IBM PC compatible computer.
Data Center: Economic Research Service
Dissemination Media: Diskette, Internet gopher, Internet home
File Format: ASCII, Lotus/dBase
Access Instructions: Call NASS at 1-800-999-6779 for historical
series data available on diskette. For historical series data
available online, connect to the Internet home page at Cornell
or at: URL: http://rpbcam.econ.ag.gov/gozipfip
Access to the data or reports may be achieved through the
ERS-NASS information system:
For subscription direct to an e-mail address, send an e-mail
Type the word "lists" (without quotes) in the body of the
Start Date: 1990-01-01Stop Date: 1990-12-31
Quality Data distributed with this product may include both published
and unpublished statistics in the public domain. Distribution
in this form does not imply U.S. Department of Agriculture
approval of a particular data series or statistic, nor does the
Department attest to their accuracy. Moreover, the Economic
Research Service makes no warranty that data supplied in this
form are either accurate transcriptions from source materials or
appropriate for a particular user purpose.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (202) 501-8358
Fax: (202) 219-0477
Email: danielh at econ.ag.gov
USDA Economic Research Service Natural Resources and Environment Division (NRED) 1301 New York Avenue, NW, 538B
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20005-4788
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-10-17