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Questions tagged [city]

For questions related to cities and similar municipal levels of government.

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Tallinn APC & AVL data for public transport

I am looking for automatic passenger counts (APC) and automatic vehicle location (AVL) datasets for Tallinn public transportation system. Any ideas where I can find them? Or if there are no such ...
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Data request: City network dataset

I'm looking for a data set for a city (It doesn't matter which one) where the important points in the city and their distances from each other is given. Overall, I need to create a weighed graph of ...
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Crime Data in Canada

Does anybody have any idea where I might find data regarding crime in Canada or whether or not this data even exists?
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Where can I find city zoning district in Dallas, Texas data?

I need some open data source where I can download zoning areas of Dallas, Texas. I have tried to find it using official city GIS data, using ArcGIS online but not even close to find that.
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Historic spatial extent of Beirut, Lebanon?

I am looking for historic extent data for the city of Beirut, in Lebanon. I would like to show the growth of the city over time, from 1950 to today. The data are to be used in a web visualisation to ...
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Western Canada ShapeFiles (Meridian, Township, Section and Quarter)?

I want to create a TileGrid Map for Western Canada of the 36 "Townships" (where each "Township" has 16 sections). I want to create grid tiles from ShapeFiles/kml/kmz or any other format file. I found ...
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City boundary for Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Where can I find data for the boundary of Fort Lauderdale, Florida? I'd like to load the data into carto.com to create a map. I looked on their gis website, but I couldn't find an outline of the city ...
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How to differentiate between city and non-city in city databases?

I am trying to find a population database of cities of whole world, no towns, no villages, only cities. I tried various data sources discussed here including following Database of cities with ...
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open access database with companies/large employers registered in a given city in US

Is anyone aware of an open access database with companies/large employers registered in a given city in US, specifying registration date (office opening).
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Functional urban areas in the UK

I want to perform an analysis on urban areas in the UK. As, indeed, urban areas can be defined in multiple ways, I would like to rely on some well-accepted definitions and polygons. I found this EU ...
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Database of bicycle sharing systems

I am looking for a database of bicycle sharing systems. It does not need to be real-time (even though that would be wonderful). Each entry should ideally have the following: Name of the system (ex: ...
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Air quality in all cities in the USA

Where can I find information about pollution or air quality by city in U.S.? I would like to the data to be from an official source.
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City car parking dataset in EU (and US)

I want to do a research project about the prediction of car parking occupancy rates and compare different cities in the EU/US. Are there public datasets that you can recommend? I found a couple of ...
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Worldwide database of locations (cities)?

It's the first time I post in this community, I hope my question belongs here. I'm currently developing an app where a user can add a location to his post, just like Instagram does (or Facebook). To ...
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Looking for datasets of complaints/requests filed at municipalities or cities

I'm looking to do some text analysis on complaints or requests filed at cities or municipalities. The data must have: type of complaint (e.g. "Noise complaint") complaint text (e.g.: "The people in ...
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Scanned architectural building plans

I am trying to collect architectural buildings plans for some computer vision project. Many cities publish scanned house plans as a service to the public, but it is not standard and not trivial to ...
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Where can I download a dataset including longitude and latitude coordinates at a city level

I am looking to download a dataset with longitude and latitude coordinates for each city in the world. The systems data I am working with has geo_country (3 three-letter country codes), geo_regions ...
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Is there any data out there combining location (ideally latitude and longitude) with music data?

I would like to be able to search for an artist, song or album and be able to connect these to information about specific countries, cities or even streets. I have played a bit with Gracenote's ...
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What are known open data sets for the Smart City domain?

For example, air pollution data, traffic jams data, .. Probably also with spatial and temporal dimensions.
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Geocoding of Chicago crime data

The City of Chicago publishes some rich crime data, available e.g. here: https://catalog.data.gov/dataset/crimes-2001-to-present-398a4 The address of event crime is partly obscured, so as to read ...
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UK Cities and Towns

I've scoured the internet (including stack exchange) and trialled a few datasets but none have suited my needs. I'm after UK town and city names with long/lat positions and populations (so I can style ...
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Dataset of World Cities, Counties, Localities, Provinces, and States? [duplicate]

I have a JSON list of international cities with country, latitude, longtitude, but not the corresponding state or province associated with them. Is there a free database of cities that include what I ...
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Largest U.S. cities per state in 1950

I am looking for a data set that contains the largest city for every US American state in 1950. The data should contain the city name, the state name, the population and, if possible, longitude and ...
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Data of GDP values of cities in the world

I am looking for a data which lists GDP (gross domestic product) values of all the cities in the world. I already looked at the Wikipedia page List of cities by GDP but the list is too limited for me. ...
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USPS drop box locations in NYC?

I posted this in GIS but was referred here. I'm hoping someone could point me in the right direction... I'm doing some analysis on the impacts of neighborhood characteristics on physical activity. ...
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List of every city and town in the world?

I was wondering if anyone knows of a downloadable list of all cities and towns in the world. Can someone suggest a resource that has a comprehensive list city and town names?
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Free Cadastral Map

I'm writing a theoretical paper on landscape planning. I need a cadastral map to illustrate some things. It could be a map of a real city (doesn't matter in which country or state) or a fictional one (...
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City boundaries for Europe

Is there public data of city boundaries for countries in Europe? I tried using ArcGIS Online search function but could not find anything.
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GPS or Printable map? [closed]

Question for you guys, especially travelers like me do you prefer GPS or printable maps? I don't know but from my latest trip, GPS wasn't much of help. I had to resort to pdf maps from this site http:/...
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Country City Population database

I'm trying to do some research for some people in the SEO and data marketing industry. I'm flat broke so I don't have money to spend but I would love to find a database that's free that just has the ...
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Laser scans of buildings / cities

I am looking for a point cloud source of laser scanned building. I have found Laser scans of Earth surface, but there is no open archive of scanned cities / buildings. Or is there something? I dont ...
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Given start & end dates without year, where can I find average daily high & low temperatures for a given city?

I'm looking for a simple site that offers daily high & low temperature averages for a given city. For example, I'd like to get the average high & low temperatures by day for Cabo San Lucas ...
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Fire incidents data

I'm looking for a regularly updated list of urban fire incidents in North America or Western Europe, including: The date of the incident Address The type of the building: residential, business, ...
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US Universities and colleges with city/town state?

Is there any database or list that has the major US universities and colleges with the city/town, state they are located in?
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Historical (pre-war) data on cities and towns in Germany

What I do: I'm trying to find and merge city-level data from various time periods: ~1900, ~1930 and ~1990. I already have data on election outcomes, and a few related measures. What's difficult: ...
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Queryable source of large cities

I'm trying to get a list of major cities in the world: their name, population, and location. I found what looked like a good query on Wikidata, slightly tweaking a built-in query example: SELECT ...
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Expamples of municipal decisions register published as open data

can anybody give me any examples of municipal decisions register (eg. planned road closures, approval of private use of public spaces, sanctions issued to citizens for not obeying municipal ...
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NYC Crime Dataset

I am looking for detailed dataset for NYC Crime similar to the one of Chicago. This dataset doesn't contain a lot of information on when/where and what kind of crimes happened at NYC.
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I have downloaded a map of a small region in .osm format . But as a newbie I dont have any idea how to access it using any programming language

I need this map data to provide the location of nearest business facilities like restaurant to the user . But I don't know how to access it . And it will be of great help if you can provide me any ...
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Map SFMTA AVL GPS lat long to routes

SFMTA has historical AVL GPS data for their buses at ftp://avl-data.sfmta.com/avl_data/avl_raw. In each record, there is a train_assignment, which you should be able to link to the route information, ...
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Database world cities with their names in all languages of the world

I'm looking for a database of cities in the world with their names in all languages of the world. Where it is possible to download?
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CSV dataset of cities, including population and latitude/longitude [duplicate]

I'm attempting to set up a script to (roughly) evenly slice apart a map of the world by city population. Basically, the largest city in the world is added as a point on a Voronoi graph, and all nearby ...
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List of United States cities

I'm looking to get some data of this page http://www.greatschools.org/california/san-francisco/schools/?gradeLevels=e&page=2 To do it I need to create the links in this format: http://www....
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Free quad polarization SAR images of San Francisco in bands X and L?

For comparing the results in my scientific article I need quad polarized sample data for San Francisco in bands C(RADARSAT-2), L(probably ALOS-PALSAR) and X(probably TerraSAR-X) Up to now I have ...
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Macro Indicators of Economic Data by ZIP Codes or Cities in the US

I am looking for a tabular (preferably) dataset or a website's API that contains the economic data of zip codes, counties or cities in the US. This dataset has to go back at least to 2003 (it's not ...
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International Median Income Data at City Level

I would like to investigate relationships between Airbnb city listing data, and median income. In the United States NHGIS works lovely, but how about internationally at the city level?
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Land Use Data for Beijing for 1985 and 2010

I am looking for land use data for Beijing for 1985 and 2010
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Property ownership data

Is it generally considered open data who owns a given piece of property? I am looking at the San Francisco Property Information Map but it does not include any information about who owns a building, ...
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Standards for parking restriction spatial data

I'm working with some local governments in Australia to publish parking restriction data. Are there any existing standards to conform to? The kind of data I'm talking about: spatial (one polygon per ...
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List of German local politicians

I am looking for a dataset/list of all mayors of German municipalities. In particular I am interested in smaller municipalities (<10'000 inhabitants). I care most about the following data Age ...