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Using TIGER/Line Files & Visual Pattern Analysis

.. all demographic-economic data are associated with a geographic location and/or area. The Census Bureau TIGER/Line shapefiles are the geographic backbone for all Census Bureau demographic-economic data. 259 more words

Making Custom Metropolitan Area Maps

The 929 U.S. metropolitan areas are comprised of one or more counties, some with up to 30 counties. More than 93-percent of the total U.S. population live in metropolitan areas. 564 more words

Average Density of Virginia's Metro Areas

Recently, I’ve been comparing a number of traits of metropolitan areas based on distance from the core.  Here I’m looking at the average densities of each metro area as you travel outwards from the center, calculated using census blocks and 2010 short-form census data.  437 more words