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One of the goals of the Population Center is to provide information on demographic data and demographic studies available nationally as well as internationally. Here is a list of data CDs available at the Texas Tech Population Center: List of available data

The following websites are a good start point for getting demographic information:

Texas State Data Center provides data and maps for the Texas state.

US Census Bureau provides information at national as well as state level.

Here are some links related to Texas, Lubbock and Texas Tech University:

1) Texas Population Structure 2006
http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/48000.html

2) Lubbock county
http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/48/48303.html

Demographic resources at Texas Tech library:
Social Sciences Resources (Demography)

3) Some information about the Texas Tech population (fall 2013):

ETHNIC GRAD LAW UNDERGRAD TOTAL
African American Multiracial 16 198 214
American Indian/Alaskan Native 15 3 90 108
Asian 105 36 722 863
Black, Not of Hispanic Origin 223 14 1,593 1,830
Hispanic 636 85 5,582 6,303
Multiple 67 36 562 665
NativeHawaiian/PacificIslander 1 1 28 30
Non-Resident Alien 1,277 20 994 2,291
Unknown 32 10 183 225
White 3,055 435 17,092 20,582
TTU TOTAL 5,427 640 27,044 33,111

For more information, please go to:
http://www.irim.ttu.edu/FactBook/