Facts for Features: 100th Anniversary: San Francisco Earthquake -- April 18 [2006]


Subject:
California: History by Place , California: Science , Geology , California: History , Earthquakes--California , 1906 & 1989 Earthquakes , San Francisco , Earthquakes

Description:
This site compares population, housing, and employment data for San Francisco near the time of the 1906 earthquake and fire and 100 years later. For example, the site notes that in 1900 San Francisco was "the most populous in California and ninth most populous city nationwide," and as of 2004 "San Francisco was only the fourth most populous city in the state and the 14th most populous city nationwide." From the U.S. Census Bureau.

Publisher:
U.S. Census Bureau

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.census.gov/Press-Release/www/releases/archives/facts_for_features_special_editions/006580.html


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