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Mapping & GIS: GIS Data

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Frank Donnelly’s excellent tutorial on search and exploration of census data.
Exploring US Census Data: Basic Concepts.

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Zipcod vs Zecta

Beta interface

U.S. Street Network Shapefiles, Node/Edge Lists, and GraphML Files

Microsoft's AI generated building footprints for North America

Google's Open Buildings, AI generated building footprints for Africa

Renewable Energy geospatial data and tools

Social, Political, Economic

Historical Data

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