I have been working on my application and one of the things I would like to do is query the same variable on multiple geographies. For instance, get the total population at the Block Group, Tract, County, State, and Nation.
Right now, it is my understanding that this would represent five different calls to the API.
Can this be done in one call to the API ?
Using the mapping function on FactFinder for estimates from the most recent 5 year ACS shows current State Legislative districts (effective Jan 1, 2013). This is congruent with what is listed on the first... more »
A liter is 0.264172 gallons. A bit is .125 bytes. Knowing these conversions helps us move between measurements. How about an app that approximately converts geography? A CBSA is equal to a county? I understand converting political to tabulation geographies may be difficult, but anything would help.
I'm having trouble getting the geo-boundaries of a specific block.
For example, let's say I have the following info:
How can I know where this specific block is? In other words, how do I get the geo-boundaries of this specific block so that I can map this block with latitude,longitude coordinates?
eg. The following coordinates are for the same street address (55 Church Street zip code 07505), but one set points to the building and the other to the street.
lat : 40.9170109 long: -74.1702248
lat:... more »