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Primary vs Secondary Sources: Data Resources

Other Sources of Raw Data

Many organizations make their data available, but you have to find it first.  Some of the links below will help you search for data while others are organizations making their data available. 

Search for Data

Organizational Data

Outline of United States with the American flagUnited States Government

The U.S. government makes its data available on many different websites. is a collection of data from many different government agencies and is a good place to start.

Texas Data Outline of the state of Texas with the Texas flag

The Texas state government as well as other communities make their data available through various websites.  Some state and federal data can be narrowed down to the county and city level.

State of Texas

The state makes much of its data available through the Texas Open Data Portal as well as other government agency websites. 

County Data

City Data

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