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This is Who We Were: In The 1990s

Table of Contents

Essay on the 1990s



Introduction



Section One: Profiles



1991: Airline Captain & Underwriting Manager



1991: Lance Corporal, Operation Desert Storm



1992: Daughter of Cattle Rancher



1992: High School Female Athlete and Scholar



1992: Disabled Teenager and The Disability Act



1993: College Campus Music Promoter



1993: Technology Business Owner



1993: Corporate Restructurer



1994: Hydrogen Fuel Cell Visionary



1995: High School Paperboy and Football Player



1995: Air Force Major, Operation Deliberate Force



1995: Cell Phone Entrepreneur



1995: Professional Musician and Hootie & the Blowfish Member



1995: Professional Strongman Competitor



1995: Elementary Schoolteacher



1995: Champion of the Arts in Schools



1996: Biscuitville Restaurant Chain Founder



1996: Immigrant Worker and Striker



1997: Department of Transportation Administrator



1997: Machinery Company Owner



1998: Former Printer and Caretaker



1998: High School Soccer Player and Coach



1998: Young Indian Student in Transition



1998: High School Soccer Player



1998: Professional Musician and Teacher



1999: Advertising, Telemarketing, and Internet Entrepreneur



1999: Mike Lincoln, Division I Basketball Player



1999: Teacher and Skeptic of Standardized Testing



Section Two: Historical Snapshots



Early 1990s



Mid 1990s



Late 1990s



Section Three: Economy of the Times



Consumer Expeditures



Annual Income



Selected Prices



Value of a Dollar Index 1860-2016



Section Four: All Around Us—What We Saw, Wrote, Read & Listened To



All Around Us—1990s



Section Five: Census Data



State-by-State Comparative Tables: 1990, 2000 and 2010



Twenty-second Decennial Census of the United States (Census 2000) Census 2000 Briefs



Population Change and Distribution: 1990 to 2000


Gender


The White Population


The Black Population


The Asian Population


The American Indian and Alaska Native Population


The Hispanic Population


The Arab Population


Ancestry


The Foreign-Born Population


Language Use and English-Speaking Ability


Marital Status


Educational Attainment


Age


The 65 Years and Over Population


Disability Status


Veterans


Household Income


Poverty


Home Values


Housing Characteristics


Housing Costs of Homeowners


Housing Costs of Renters


Employment Status


Occupations


Journey to Work


Congressional Apportionment


Census 2000 Special Reports



Migration by Race and Hispanic Origin: 1995 to 2000


Migration and Geographic Mobility in Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan America: 1995 to 2000


Married-Couple and Unmarried-Partner Households


Further Reading