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Dividing polygons into *n* number of groups of equal counts with ArcPy?

One of my tasks for work is to divide parcels into groups. These groups will be used by agents to talk to property owners. The goal is to make the agent's job easy by grouping parcels that are near ...
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Graph/Network building and analysis of linked polygons in ArcGIS for Desktop?

This is more of a follow-up question to Dividing polygons into *n* number of groups of equal counts with ArcPy? and Grouping village points based on distance and population size using ArcGIS Desktop?, ...
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r - Create grid (or polygons) over shapefile that vary in area but equal in number of points encompassed

I am using R's various spatial analysis features. I have data from a number of sampling locations throughout Africa, distributed unevenly. For several reasons, it is of interest to break our Africa ...
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Clustering Technique?

I have the following 9 clusters (each colour represent the appropriate cluster): I am looking for a clustering algorithm (if any) that would achieve "realistic" results. The data represents ...
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Dividing polyline layer in clusters with specific requirements in ArcGIS for Desktop?

For my work in ArcGIS 10.2 for Desktop I need to divide line layers into clusters/groups. Currently I am doing this manually, but I like to automate this. The line layers can consist of 50 up to 2500 ...
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Merging adjacent polygons to one which sum of attribute values of adjacent ones is between 1000 and 2000?

I have a huge number of polygons that contain attribute field that represent number of offices inside each polygon. Now I want to merge all adjacent polygons which count (sum) of offices values is ...
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Finding geographic median in ArcGIS Desktop?

Is it possible to split the total population in 501 polygons, each polygon with a different number of inhabitants into two North/South sub-areas with roughly the same number of inhabitants in each sub-...
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How to create Polygons of a specific size?

I'm trying to create polygons of specific size in square meters that represent the areas surrounded by roads. The roads are stored in PostGIS as points / lines. If required, I can convert the data to ...
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Split Point Layer into even sized cluster

I want to cluster many points (around 1.000) into even sized groups (13 points each group). There is no attribute defining that groups, it should be grouped based on spatial distance. I tried to work ...
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Cluster points into evenly numbered groups

I need to take x number of points and equally/spatially divide them into groups. Meaning that if I had 40 points like in the image below and wanted to have 4 groups of points. Each group should have ...
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Clustering by property

I have a number of points with a "time" property. I need a procedure that, given a total time, results in a number of clusters in which the sum of the time property do not exceed the given total time. ...
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Evenly assigning attributes to layer of points using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a layer of point features at fixed locations. One of the fields in my attribute table has two possible values (lets say they are "a" and "b"). How can I modify this attribute as needed in order ...
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Dividing polygons into equal sub-regions based on population using QGIS? [duplicate]

I'm using demographic data in California by census tract, and I'd like to be able to group those census tracts into 4 regions with an equal population in each region. Any recommendations for how to do ...
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Clustering based on eqaul populations

I have a map of a city that is divided into 65 sectors (building lots in purple, sector boundaries in red): In my shapefile of building lots, I have an attribute that is the total population within ...
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Tool to help us re-district?

I work for a mid-sized school district and we unfortunately have to close one of our school buildings. That means that the neighborhoods who've been sending their children to the school that is ...

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