Urban planning community | #theplannerlife

+ Reply to thread
Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Census: Help

  1. #1
    Cyburbian mike gurnee's avatar
    Feb 1998
    Greensburg, Kansas

    Census: Help

    My city Census Tracts and Block Groups include unincorporated areas. Can I retrieve the municipal only portions? I could do it manually, if I had a couple of years.

  2. #2
    Corn Burning Fool giff57's avatar
    Jul 1998
    On the Mother River
    If you have GIS you should be able to use the boundary file to get everything inside it and automagically calculated estimates for the split block groups or tracts. It's been too long since I have done it to explain it any better I'm afraid

  3. #3
    Forums Administrator & Gallery Moderator NHPlanner's avatar
    Apr 1996
    New Hampshire
    I guess New England is fortunate in this respect....all of our census data is broken down by town and city, as well as the MSA's Tracts, and CDP's. The advantage of having no unincorporated places I guess.
    "Growth is inevitable and desirable, but destruction of community character is not. The question is not whether your part of the world is going to change. The question is how." -- Edward T. McMahon, The Conservation Fund

+ Reply to thread

More at Cyburbia

  1. Replies: 0
    Last post: 27 Mar 2013, 10:52 AM
  2. Census DotMap
    Information Technology
    Replies: 4
    Last post: 02 Jan 2013, 3:43 PM
  3. Census BAS survey?
    Make No Small Plans
    Replies: 3
    Last post: 09 Feb 2009, 12:39 PM
  4. Census work?
    Career Development and Advice
    Replies: 3
    Last post: 28 Jul 2008, 10:46 AM