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World map shapefile including disputed areas

I am looking for a global shapefile that allows you do show data for all disputed areas (like Waziristan, Spratlay Islands, Kahsmir, etc.). Do you have any idea where I can find a shapefile with not ...
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Wireline internet (cable, dsl) availability data source

I'm looking for data on spatial availability of cable, dsl, etc. internet service in Washington State, USA. Mainly interested in the big telco providers Comcast, ATT, etc.
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Are there any simple map data sources like world.dat

I recently came across this blog post www.gnuplotting.org/plotting-the-world/ that used a file that holds a basic map of the world. Is there a name for this kind of data. Also is there a repository of ...
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OpenStreetMap Neighborhood Boundaries

Is it possible to download neighborhood boundaries from OpenStreetMap? I see on maps that they often indicate neighborhood names; is there a way to retrieve their coordinates and boundary polygon ...
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instagram dataset sync

I just uploaded a new photo but it has yet to show up. I applied the query again in cartodb but still does not show. Shouldn't it be syncing automatically? And how long should it take using a ...
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How to choose a latitude-longitude among conflicting sources

Suppose you use various geocoding facilities (like Mapquest's API, Texas A&M's, etc.) to get a latitude-longitude pair for a given address in the United States. They give you differing answers, ...
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How to extract bounding boxes of cities from OSM?

For simple geocoding purposes I want to extract all cities from a single country of openstreetmap. They only queries I want to do are: ZipCode -> (List of) BoundingBox of City/Village ...
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Where can I find better data than yahoo geoplanet or factual's world geographies?

Currently I am using Factual's world geographies api to do a location search so if you search london, london england should appear or if you search new york city, new york city will appear. I am ...
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Seeking up to date demographic data sets for GIS

Where can I find up to date demographic data for the US. I will be using it in ArcGIS for location analysis. PopStats from Synergos and ESRI's Demographics are two that I found, any other out there ...
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How to find a list of every REAL residential address in an area?

I'm trying to get demographic data in the US at a level more specific than census block groups, so am going to try out using the zillow api and other similar apis to get home price and rental data for ...
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A reliable source of shapefiles for boundary data?

Does anybody know of somewhere that I can reliably get shapefiles or kml files for municipal / neighbourhood boundaries for cities across the world? I know that ArcGIS online has some but certainly ...
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Shapefile for India which includes taluk boundaries? [duplicate]

I need to go for zonal wise mapping for rice crop in south India for that i Need taluk boundaries of Andhra Pradesh and Kerala's taluk boundary shape file. So, how to download taluk boundary shape ...
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India Map including all POK and All Cities

I am working on a particular project and need a India Map KML file, which shows POK (Pakistan Occupied Kashmir) in India and Lat Long Information of all cities. I tried on many sites but didn't get ...
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Shapefile for India which includes Telangana (state)?

I need a shapefile for India which is up-to-date to display the regional borders. By up-to-date, I mean that it includes Telangana as a state. Many shapefiles that I downloaded do not have Telangana ...
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Are there any large maritime data sets? [duplicate]

Needs to have from port, to port, and time stamps for each (arrival, departure times) Is there a dataset with all of this, or will I need to combine some other ones?
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What do the columns in this GIS file mean? Are they distances to 3 reference points?

I was handed this file and expected to know what to do with it. Does it possibly mean that point 1 is ~6539 ft from some marker and ~11370 from another marker? Are these types of file usually in ...
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How to create/obtain district data for Singapore?

I am newbie in GIS and have started using QGIS for my purpose. My purpose is to map all districts of Singapore and create a Shape file and get GeoJSON details for all districts. I am not able to find ...
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Coordinates of cities and villages in The Gambia/Senegal

I am looking for sources of geo-referenced data on villages and cities (or all other things there are) in The Gambia (and Senegal if available). One issue with geocoding in rural West Afrika is the ...
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Where can I download US secondary (high school, etc) educational test score data for school districts, individual schools, etc? [migrated]

This has so far been a surprising difficult task. It appears some aspect of public policy sees it fit to make this data difficult to obtain(?) I'm sure its out there though. No child left behind data, ...
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0.5m resolution up-to-date images for Iraq

I use TerraServer for general keeping up to date on infrastructure projects. TS, however, don't exactly offer the latest images - some are 12 months old, some even older. A small saving grace is that ...
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Where can I purchase Points of Interest? (USA)

I have thousands of POIs with addresses and they are geocoded. The lat longs are on the road. I have Tele Atlas POI data, but it also shows the locations closer to the road. Is there any ...
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Where can I find a list of states, districts and tehsil names in India?

I need only names for making a chained dropdown list for users to select location correctly and submit the data. Please provide any resources. I emailed censusindia.gov.in but no reply from them.
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Importing feature class into feature dataset of different coordinate system

So currently I'm creating a geodata base and I'm arranging alot of the data into feature datasets. I have been using the feature class to geodatabase tool to import the data directly into the feature ...
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Finding shapefiles of pipeline data?

Does anyone know where I can get or find shapefiles for pipelines (USA location)? Preferably free as I've never done pipelines before and I'm meeting a client next week that is doing pipeline work. ...
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Getting monthly weather means for future climates?

I am trying to generate spatially downscaled (5-10 arcminutes) future climate maps indicating monthly mean min and max temp, and precip. Most people usually need to extrapolate monthly data into ...
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Search for hillshade for Colorado

I'm looking for a hillshade for the state of Colorado...Prefer less than 10 meters. Prefer they come from either image server or arcgisonline.com that I can download to my computer. Prefer it be ...
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I'm looking for a shapefile of 1990 Census data for California at the Tract or Block level

Does anyone know if the 1990 Census data is available as pre-joined shapefile? I'm looking for 1990 Tract or Block-level data on Riverside and Kern Counties.
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Downloading Gridded Population of the World, Population Density Grid v3?

I have seen this data set referenced in other posts on GIS stackexchange, and I would really like to access it: http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/data/set/gpw-v3-population-density I followed the ...
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Rasters added to mosaic dataset only display at large acale

I have a set of 357 rasters in .jp2 that I've added to a mosaic dataset. All but 7 of them display properly, but the 7 only display at larger scales, around 1:6500 and under. I've tried adding them ...
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Seeking shapefile of administrative divisions of Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) post-2011

I've been trying to find a shapefile containing CIV's administrative divisions (preferably down to the level of sous-prefecture) reflecting the national reorganization of 2011 but have had no luck. ...
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Indonesia Level 3 Administrative Shapefile

I've been looking for Indonesia shapefile for level 3 or more administrative boundary and I still haven't found it yet. I found in (gadm.org) but it only level 2. So anyone know where I could find it? ...
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KML/KMZ file <10MB for global shipping lanes?

I am trying to render an overlay of the world's shipping lanes using google KmlLayer class from the Javascript V3 API but most of the files I find are not rendered because of google's 10MB size limit. ...
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Where to Dowload Village layers for India with census 2011 information?

Does anyone know where I could download a layer of all villages in India together with their populations (hopefully from the 2011 census)?
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Up-to date agricultural land use

I'm looking for data on commodities (corn and potato). Tools such as USDA's cropscape (http://nassgeodata.gmu.edu/CropScape/) are great but lack global cover. I found this dataset ...
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What is the smallest US geographic region with income data?

I'm looking for any region that is smaller than block groups. And it doesn't have to be for the whole United States. Does this exist? Does anyone have any ideas? I feel like I saw somewhere that ...
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Historical US zip code allocations and locations?

Is there a data source available that has the full history (right back to the 1960's) of each US zip code? By history I mean, for each zip code: the date it was created, if later than 1 July 1963, ...
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Group cities into MSA/Agglomerated areas

I've been asked to do some research where I compare survey data to some population numbers. Unfortunately, I think it is likely the case that people who live in smaller cities that are close to large ...
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Where can I obtain an up-to-date list of US ZIP Codes with Latitude and Longitude Geocodes?

NOTE: This began as a question on Stack Overflow, which has subsequently been closed. I also noticed a similar question about Most Up-To-Date Source for US Zip Code Boundaries, but I believe this ...
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NOAA API data for past monthly mean Temperature and precipitation

I am trying to use the NOAA API to get data on monthly mean temperature and precipitation for the past 10 years. I wrote the following python code (the variable "token" in the code is the API token ...
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Is publishing geodata in unprojected latlon coordinates better than a local UTM projection?

This is meant as some kind of reference Q&A. Unless I am working with truly global data, I always prefer projected, local, metric coordinates so that calculations like area or distances are ...
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MySQL database of bars, pubs and restaurants in the United States and maybe Canada?

I am mostly seeking Bars and Pubs but Restaurants are a very nice bonus. I need a database with zipcode, city, state, longitude, latitude, establishment name, establishment contact information, maybe ...
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Looking for Parish Boundaries Datasets for QLD Austraila

Every so often, I am asked for a parish boundary dataset. I can never find them as I am of the belief that they are no longer used. Has any one had any experience with parish boundaries in Australia ...
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I am looking for data for GWR

I'm writing a dissertation on the effects of different parameters settings in GWR over different density patterns. I am looking for data that have geographical referee (i.e. latitude/longitude) and ...
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Parcel Tax Map Numbers in Lexington County South Carolina [duplicate]

How do I look up parcel tax numbers for properties in Lexington County, South Carolina?
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Looking for geometries defining the boundaries of Canadian Location Code regions used for Meteorological Services in Canada

To be clear I have looked into the GADM datasets. The problem is that Canada has a very non-standardized level-2 Administrative Zone identification across the various Territories and Provinces. As a ...
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Searching for detailed shapefiles in Vietnam: Tam Ky and Quy Nhon cities

I am new to the site, and also fairly new to GIS, in general. I have spent the last year of graduate school familiarizing myself with the program, but am by no means a GIS expert. Please bear with me. ...
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Are there any tools for creating GTFS?

I was asked to create a feed for a company. Are there any tools I can use or do I have to make the entries one by one,line by line? What are the tools big agencies use?
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Repeated GPS coordinates in data are creating stacked points on map in QGIS

I have 30+ events of data collection for each GPS location (previous person on project has simply added new rows for each data collection period). When I import the excel file (via CSV format), each ...
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Ecuador Census Data

I am looking for Ecuador census data (digital GIS if possible) at the sub-parroquia (parish) level. The geographies and the tabular data would be great but at this point I am mostly in need of the ...
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export 3D data dxf file

I'm trying to export a DXF file from Qgis1.8.0 Lisboa and can not have a 3Dfile in Autocad! Or micristation. It results always in 2D file. How can I export height data from a shape file in Qgis? ...