NOAA's State of the Coast Reports and Fact Sheets
National Coastal Population Report
The National Coastal Population Report presents basic demographic status and trends data from 1970 to 2020 for both U.S. coastal shoreline counties and U.S. coastal watershed counties, allowing the coastal management community the opportunity to choose the most appropriate statistics for their needs.
The Gulf of Mexico at a Glance: A Second Glance
The Gulf of Mexico at a Glance: A Second Glance is a reference to support regional decision-making and communications about the importance of healthy Gulf coastal ecosystems to a robust national economy, a safe population, and a high quality of life. It also helps to better define the regional context in which NOAA and other state, local, and federal partners work through the Gulf of Mexico Alliance to better manage the Gulf’s coastal natural resources.This report was produced in partnership with the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. EPA Gulf of Mexico Program, and is an update to NOAA’s original Gulf of Mexico at a Glance, published in June 2008.
Southeast Coastal Region
The Southeast Coastal Region Fact Sheet provides State of the Coast information at the regional level, highlighing coastal and ocean related statistics, graphics, and quick facts.