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Hi, This is my first time working with this site and the Census data. On the developer home page it says: "Data are accessible to software developers through a stateless HTTP GET request. Up to 50 variables can be requested with a single API call. In order to access data, you will need to insert a key into the request URL in order for query results to be returned. If you do not have a key assigned to you, you ...more »
I am writing a c# application to read data from the Census. I am getting the data and see that it is a JSON data. Is there a way to deserialize the data into an object or I should do it manually?
I am looking at the examples of Request URL examples. I am wondering if the Variables follow any structure and if so were I can learn about it. In another words, can those variables be interpreted to what data is requested? If so, is there a document that describe it? Are the letters in the front has any significance/rules, and are the following digits follow any rules? P012D007, B02001_001E, PCT012A015 etc.... ...more »