PSC Analytical and Technical Report Series

Document Type

Technical Report

Date of this Version



PSC Analytical and Technical Reports Number 4


The present report includes data for the 51 cities in the United States with populations of 250,000 or more in 1960, their 48 Standard Metropolitan Statistical Areas,l and the two Standard Consolidated Areas of New York-Northeastern New Jersey and Chicago- Northwestern Indiana. The analytical summary which follows, however, discusses the data for 45 Areas only; excluded are the Honolulu SMSA, for which historical data are not available in the detail needed, and the four SMSAs included in the SCAs mentioned above.



Date Posted: 01 August 2012