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Rock County, Wisconsin
ROCK COUNTY is a county in the U.S. state
U.S. state
of Wisconsin
Wisconsin
. As of the 2010 census , the population was 160,331. Its county seat is Janesville . Rock County comprises the Janesville-Beloit , WI Metropolitan Statistical Area and is included in the Madison -Janesville-Beloit, WI Combined Statistical Area . CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Geography * 3 Transportation * 3.1 Major highways * 3.2 Airport * 4 Adjacent counties * 5 Demographics * 6 Communities * 6.1 Cities * 6.2 Villages * 6.3 Towns * 6.4 Census-designated place * 6.5 Unincorporated communities * 6.6 Ghost towns * 7 Politics * 8 Tree cities * 9 See also * 10 References * 11 Further reading * 12 External links HISTORYRock County was created in 1836 as a territorial county on December 7, 1836 from Milwaukee
Milwaukee
County and fully organized February 19, 1839
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U.S. Highway 51
U.S. ROUTE 51 is a south-north United States highway
United States highway
that runs for 1,286 miles (2,070 km) from the western suburbs of New Orleans, Louisiana
Louisiana
to within 100 feet (30 m) of the Wisconsin
Wisconsin
–Michigan border. Much of the highway in Illinois
Illinois
and southern Wisconsin
Wisconsin
runs parallel to or overlaps Interstate 39
Interstate 39
(I-39), and much of the route in several states also parallels the Illinois
Illinois
Central Railroad . The highway's northern terminus is between Hurley, Wisconsin
Hurley, Wisconsin
, and Ironwood, Michigan
Michigan
, where it ends with a T interchange at US 2 . Its southern terminus is Laplace, Louisiana
Louisiana
, ending at US 61
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1840 United States Census
The UNITED STATES CENSUS OF 1840 was the sixth census of the United States . Conducted by the Census Office on June 1, 1840, it determined the resident population of the United States
United States
to be 17,069,453 — an increase of 32.7 percent over the 12,866,020 persons enumerated during the 1830 Census . The total population included 2,487,355 slaves. In 1840, the center of population was about 260 miles (418 km) west of Washington , near Weston, Virginia
Virginia
. CONTENTS * 1 Controversy over statistics for mental illness among Northern blacks * 2 Census questions * 3 Data availability * 4 City rankings * 5 References * 6 External links CONTROVERSY OVER STATISTICS FOR MENTAL ILLNESS AMONG NORTHERN BLACKSThe 1840 Census was the first that attempted to count Americans who were "insane" or "idiotic"
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U.S. Highway 12
U.S. ROUTE 12 (US 12) is an east–west United States highway , running from Aberdeen, Washington
Aberdeen, Washington
to Detroit, Michigan
Michigan
, for almost 2,500 miles (4,000 km). As a thoroughfare, it has mostly been supplanted by I-90 and I-94 , but remains an important road for local and regional travel. The highway's western terminus is in Aberdeen, Washington
Aberdeen, Washington
at an intersection with US 101 , while the highway's eastern terminus is in Downtown Detroit
Detroit
, at the corner of Michigan
Michigan
and Cass avenues, near Campus Martius Park
Campus Martius Park

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Interstate 90
INTERSTATE 90 (I-90) is a transcontinental freeway , and the longest Interstate Highway
Interstate Highway
in the United States
United States
at 3,020.54 miles (4,861.09 km). Its western terminus is in Seattle
Seattle
, at Edgar Martinez Drive S. near Safeco Field
Safeco Field
and CenturyLink Field
CenturyLink Field
, and its eastern terminus is in Boston
Boston
, at Route 1A near Logan International Airport . I-90 crosses the Continental Divide
Continental Divide
over Homestake Pass
Homestake Pass
just east of Butte, Montana
Montana
. East of the Wisconsin
Wisconsin
- Illinois
Illinois
border, much of I-90 follows several toll roads , many of which predate the Interstate Highway system
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U.S. Census Bureau
The UNITED STATES CENSUS BUREAU (USCB; officially the BUREAU OF THE CENSUS, as defined in Title 13 U.S.C. § 11) is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System , responsible for producing data about the American people and economy . The Census
Census
Bureau is part of the U.S. Department of Commerce
Department of Commerce
and its director is appointed by the President of the United States
United States
. The Census
Census
Bureau's primary mission is conducting the U.S. Census every ten years, which allocates the seats of the U.S. House of Representatives to the states based on their population. The Bureau's various censuses and surveys help allocate over $400 billion in federal funds every year and it helps states , local communities, and businesses make informed decisions
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1850 United States Census
The UNITED STATES CENSUS OF 1850 was the seventh census of the United States . Conducted by the Census Office on June 1, 1850, it determined the resident population of the United States
United States
to be 23,191,876—an increase of 35.9 percent over the 17,069,453 persons enumerated during the 1840 Census . The total population included 3,204,313 slaves. This was the first census where there was an attempt to collect information about every member of every household, including women, children, and slaves. Prior to 1850, census records had recorded only the name of the head of the household and broad statistical accounting of other household members (three children under age five, one woman between the age of 35 and 40, etc.). It was also the first census to ask about place of birth. Hinton Rowan Helper made extensive use of the 1850 census results in his politically notorious book The Impending Crisis of the South (1857)
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1860 United States Census
The UNITED STATES CENSUS OF 1860 was the eighth Census conducted in the United States
United States
starting June 1, 1860, and lasting five months. It determined the population of the United States
United States
to be 31,443,321, an increase of 35.4 percent over the 23,191,875 persons enumerated during the 1850 Census . The total population included 3,953,761 slaves, representing 12.6% of the total population. By the time the 1860 census returns were ready for tabulation, the nation was sinking into the American Civil War
American Civil War
. As a result, Census Superintendent Joseph C. G. Kennedy and his staff produced only an abbreviated set of public reports, without graphic or cartographic representations. The statistics did allow the Census staff to produce a cartographic display, including preparing maps of Southern states, for Union field commanders
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1900 United States Census
The TWELFTH UNITED STATES CENSUS , conducted by the Census Office on June 1, 1900, determined the resident population of the United States to be 76,212,168, an increase of 21.0 percent over the 62,979,766 persons enumerated during the 1890 Census
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1910 United States Census
The THIRTEENTH UNITED STATES CENSUS , conducted by the Census Bureau on April 15, 1910, determined the resident population of the United States to be 92,228,496, an increase of 21.0 percent over the 76,212,168 persons enumerated during the 1900 Census . The 1910 Census switched from a portrait page orientation to a landscape orientation
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1890 United States Census
The ELEVENTH UNITED STATES CENSUS was taken beginning June 2, 1890. It determined the resident population of the United States
United States
to be 62,979,766—an increase of 25.5 percent over the 50,189,209 persons enumerated during the 1880 census. The data was tabulated by machine for the first time. The data reported that the distribution of the population had resulted in the disappearance of the American frontier . Most of the 1890 census materials were destroyed in a 1921 fire and fragments of the US census population schedule exist only for the states of Alabama, District of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, South Dakota, and Texas
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1880 United States Census
The UNITED STATES CENSUS OF 1880 conducted by the Census Bureau during June 1880 was the tenth United States Census
United States Census
. It was the first time that women were permitted to be enumerators. The Superintendent of the Census was Francis Amasa Walker . CONTENTS * 1 Data collected * 2 Data availability * 3 Results * 4 City rankings * 5 See also * 6 References * 7 External links DATA COLLECTEDFive schedules were authorized by the 1880 Census Act, four of which were filled out byent of certain members of the population. Experts and special agents also were employed to collect data on valuation, taxation, and indebtedness; religion and libraries; colleges, academies, and schools; newspapers and periodicals, and wages
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1870 United States Census
The UNITED STATES CENSUS OF 1870 was the ninth United States Census
United States Census
. Conducted by the Census Bureau in June 1870, the 1870 Census
Census
was the first census to provide detailed information on the black population, only years after the culmination of the Civil War when slaves were granted freedom. The population was said to be 38,555,983 individuals, a 22.62% increase since 1860. The 1870 Census' population estimate is controversial, as many believed it underestimated the true population numbers, especially in New York and Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania

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Metropolitan Statistical Area
Population * Area * Density * Ethnic identity * Foreign-born * Income * Spanish speakers * By decade URBAN AREAS Populous cities and metropolitan areas METROPOLITAN AREAS * 574 Primary Statistical Areas * 169 Combined Statistical Areas * 929 Core Based Statistical Areas * 389 Metropolitan Statistical Areas * 540 Micropolitan Statistical Areas MEGAREGIONS * SEE ALSO * North American metro areas * World cities * v * t * e See also: List of Metropolitan Statistical Areas
List of Metropolitan Statistical Areas
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