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Data on Lobbying Expenditures: Net Neutrality

I found this really interesting graph at sunlightfoundation.com. I would like to do one of my own, just with a few style tweaks and updated for 2018, or at least 2017. I checked the source's website, ...
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Precinct Name Change Across Time

I am looking for one or several sources that record changes in precinct names across time in the US (at least after the 2000s). I have looked on individual states' webpages, as well as other website ...
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components of population change at block group level

I've been trying to find a good source that connects components of population change (births, deaths, migration) to the block level. Whats the best source for this?
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CEO Pay Ratio Data

The recently released Rewarding or Hoarding report indicates... According to the SEC, approximately 3,571 companies are required to file ratio disclosures Then this report goes into details on... ...
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US State Boundary Shapefiles

Anybody know where I can download shapefiles of individual US state outlines? Something in the 1:100k range I found this, but albert's is better (the census data requires processing) https://www....
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Where to find US Cadastral data?

Where to find US Cadastral data similar to Montana Cadastral Framework. I would like to download taxable parcels and non-taxable parcels shape files. http://geoinfo.msl.mt.gov/msdi/cadastral/ Service ...
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List of all county (and equivalent) seats for the USA

Does anyone know where I can find a list of all county seats for the USA? Specifically I'm looking for (if possible) the locality name, lat/long, county or equivalent name, and INCITS code.
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Do census tract geographic shapefile data update annually?

I am looking at census tract TIGER/Line shapefiles from data.gov (https://www.census.gov/cgi-bin/geo/shapefiles/index.php), and I see that they provide options for census tracts for different years. ...
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List of us city mayors by year

A similar unanswered question, City mayor/council racial demographics, prompts this more generic question. Where can I find open data source that lists all us mayors by year?
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Unemployment and minimum wage data by state (US)?

Where can I find yearly (historical) unemployment and minimum wage data (preferably inflation adjusted) by state? I've checked BLS and DOL but they are not very user friendly for statistical analyses....
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meds not appearing in FDA CDER or medical device DBs

The meds not appearing in either are as follows: RabAvert Donnatal Androxy The search engine I used for the FDA CDER DB is as follows: https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/cder/daf/index.cfm The ...
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Trying to find a shapefile on Hawaii volcano locations

I have downloaded a shapefile of volcanoes all over the world, but when zoomed in to Hawaii, not all of Hawaii's volcanoes are displayed. I have been searching but I can't seem to find a shapefile of ...
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Looking for database of US companies

Crunchbase looks most promising but they seem to be payware. Are there any free datasets of companies (established business & startups) to do some data science analysis? Ideally, the data should ...
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Where to find data regarding home types and addresses/zips in the US?

I am looking for the following, not everything is necessary, but I would like to somehow extract latitude and longitude for later mapping, and knowing where condos are located is a must: Necessary: ...
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Looking for database with ethnic information in USA

I want to train a classifier with given names or surnames of different ethnic groups available in USA. I want to know if there are any open databases available or suggestions how we can create the ...
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why doesn't FDA drug list include all meds?

The FDA has a drug list that I would have thought would have had all FDA approved drugs. The list can be downloaded here: https://www.fda.gov/drugs/informationondrugs/ucm079750.htm You can search it ...
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Where can I find a data set on the federal student loan debt since at least 1965?

As the title says, I'm not sure where I can find the data set I'm looking for. I'm trying to explore the relationships between inflation rate, total student enrollment, and total amount of student ...
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All US cities in GEOJSON

Is there a data set that contains all US cities in GEOJSON format? I saw something about Mapzen having it, but looks like they don't provide it anymore. Did anyone download this or know where I can ...
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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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age persistence in information technology

My goal is to understand persistence of employment in the information technology sector over age groups. For example, for the person who enters IT at age 21, are they still employed in that sector at ...
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Polygonal Shapefiles for US Colleges/Universities

where can I find a shape file for college and universities that includes their POLYGONS rather than a POINT/lat long for the US? I'm currently using tl_2015_01_arealm however it only contains 2,972 ...
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OIG Diversity Data

I am starting a research project on diversity in the Office's of Inspector General. Where can I find such data? For example, gender data including the number of women and men that work in OIG's? Or ...
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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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Where can I find U.S real time train data [duplicate]

I'm looking for something like The Darwin Push Port which broadcasts streams of information about the creation of, and changes to, train schedule records, together with train running predictions for ...
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Recent Demographic and Economic Data at CBSA-level

I would like to find a dataset of basic demographic and economic data at core-based statistical area level for the US. Ideally, it should include variables like population, median income, age ...
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Dataset for TV commercials

I'm new to machine learning, and am trying to test machine learning on live TV video contents and detect the parts which are commercial ads. So I'm in need of some datasets for video contents and ...
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Country -> State -> County -> zipcode/city -> streets

Is there any database which holds data in the following fashion? Country -> State -> County -> zipcode/city -> streets I'm only looking for United States at the moment.
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Any help on getting the city or zip codes that make up metropolitan statistical areas?

I have a list of addresses (city, state, zip) and I'd like to group them into regions throughout the united states. It seems that metro/micropolitan statistical areas is a good way of doing that, but ...
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High-quality voter (partisan) data for the United States

What is the best publicly-available data source for the geographic distribution of Republican and Democratic voters in the (individual) United States? I'm happy with either a presidential or ...
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Contact information (including email) for all US state legislators

Where can I find a single list containing the contact information (including email address) of state legislators for all 50 US states, ideally broken down by state and chamber (most states have a ...
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U.S. personal debt ratio distribution?

Where can I find the distribution (histogram) of personal debt ratios in the United States?
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What is the meaning of “units in structure” in Census/ACS data?

The US census provides the number of housing units, which is supposed to represent individual dwelling units, not structures. The American Community Survey provides the number of units by structure ...
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SIC code for company name

Can any one please suggestion me where can I get SIC (Standard Industry Classification) code for US based companies. Have list of US - based companies name and web site info, addition to it - in want ...
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american hospital directory - a list of all US-hospitals

Where can one find a list of all US hospitals with the number of licensed beds? I believe that CMS provides this data somewhere, but I cannot find it! btw: there is a american hospital directory: ...
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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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Where can I find a list of cities within each county?

I found some lists for some states, e.g. https://georgia.gov/municipality-list, but not for all counties in the US...
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Where can I find public access data on mortgage delinquencies and foreclosures?

Where can I find public access data on mortgage delinquencies and foreclosures? I would like data at the monthly (I'll settle for quarterly) level for each county or zip code (I'll settle for state) ...
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State and Average Local Sales Tax Rates 2000-2010

I am looking for historic data on State and Local Sales Tax Rates (not tax revenues, but actual rates) for 2000 to 2010. I thought such data could be easily available, however I only managed to find ...
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Data source for pharmacy directory

Where can I find a reliable US national pharmacy database? I need basic info like name, address, if they are mail order, etc. Does not have to be free.
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Wikidata - How to get a table with all US cities with associated counties?

I did not find existing data of good quality that I can use directly. I thought that Wikidata was the best source to use and that it would be an opportunity to learn how to extract from this data ...
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Registered voters by county

i am looking information about presidential election 2016 by county. There is information how many people voted for Clinton and Trump ( https://data.world/aaronhoffman/us-general-election-2016 ) ...
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Google Trends data at county level

Does anyone know how Washington Post has managed to source Google Trends data at county level for this map? Here's a state-level query for Kansas. The geographical response is by metro. In the (...
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Data for “Proximity to Green Space” in United States

Is anybody aware of a dataset or API that will return 'proximity to green space' if given a zip code or lat/long? I'm not sure how proximity would be measured, but there exists something similar for '...
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Where can I find data on GDP of US counties?

I am looking for data on the total GDP of most or all United States counties. (GDP per capita is fine too, I can multiply it by population). I am not sure if this data exists, but I know there are ...
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Is there a crosswalk between U.S. Census 1990 SF3 and 2000 SF3?

Is there a source that compares the tables from the U.S. Census 1990 SF3 and 2000? Something like the data provided in this Census 2000 to ACS5 comparison tool. Some information is provided by ...
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Where can I find USA ocean port FIPS code?

I am interested in all of the FIPS codes for USA ocean ports. For example, "PORT_New Orleans, PORT_Houston". What I have for now: I have all the lat & lon for the port. I know I can reverse ...
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Seeking shapefile of unincorporated areas (US)?

I've been working with TIGER/Line shapefiles of CDPs/towns/cities, and want to fill in the empty areas between these places with shapes of those unincorporated areas well. So far, I've been unable to ...
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Finding Spatial Data for US Metropolitan Statistical Areas

I am looking to map (US) Metropolitan Statistical Areas, but do not have a source for the Spatial Data needed to do this. Can somebody point me to a public data source?
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Where can I find county-level land area?

I'm looking for U.S. county-level land area (sq. miles) per 1990's. The U.S. Census provides gazetteer files for 1990, 2000, and 2010. I need data from 1950-1980. Where can I find this data? This is ...
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Public School Teacher Dataset

I'm looking for a dataset with information about public (and private, if possible) school teachers in the United States, including names, schools, and possibly any other identifying information such ...