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Basic Information
Type of PlaceIndependent City or Town
Metro Area?Independent City or Town
Politics c. 1860?Don't Know
Unions, Organized Labor?Don't Know

Sundown Town Status
Confirmed Sundown Town?Probable
Year of Greatest Interest
Was there an ordinance?Don't Know
Sign?Don't Know
Still Sundown?Probably

Census Information
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Comments
Attica is the home of Attica Correctional Facility, site of the 1971 Attica Prison Riots, which accounts for it's high black population. Outside of the prison population, Attica is still mostly white.
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