Researching the Market for a New Business?

Interactive map of the 2010 Census of the United States
Interactive map of the 2010 Census of the United States

You may find this this link to the US 2010 Census information with an interactive map of America very interesting if you are planning a new product, service or business and want to research the market first.

This marketing tool is an interactive census map of the United States, county by county, city by city, block by block. It will help you to look at the growth or loss by various demographics factors. If you are looking from a market research perspective for your business, online market research gives a good insight into your customers through behavioral tracking and other factors.

You can look at every city and almost every block in the USA. It allows you to browse local data from the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, which was conducted from 2005 to 2009. This could be invaluable when planning a location for a business.

How could your business use this type of information? Leave me a message in the comments below.

Hat tip to Cyndi Kane for the link. Thanks Cyndi!

Author: Chris Brown

Business owner operating a marketing consulting firm. Online Publisher. Keynote Speaker.