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Federal, state, and county prisons & jails

Looking for a list of all city, state, and federal related prisons & jails in the united states. Looking for the list to include the name of facility, type, and address. Can anyone point me ...
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Initial public offerings

All pre-IPO companies fill the SEC form S-1. It mentions underwriters, offering price, executives, and financials. Example for Etsy. This information is available via SEC and elsewhere, but not ...
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Statistics of the yearly amount of beds in private prisons in the US

I'm seeking a list of how many prisoners got incarnated in each year in the US by private prisons compared to state-run facilities. Is such a list publically available?
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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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Is there a dataset on existing flow of people between US cities?(could be car, bus, train or plane)

I am working on a project and would love to see in a year how many people go from one city in the US to another. I know this is fairly extensive and might require putting together multiple sets.
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Where can I find data to determine the US county from an US address?

I'm searching for some kind of database which would allow me to determine the county from an existing US address (consisting of number, street, city, zip and state). Obviously that would require some ...
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Flight Plans filed with the FAA

Various apps such as Window Seat can access the flight plans that aircraft -- specifically airline flights -- have filed with the FAA. This is NOT about delays, nor about flight tracking, but things ...
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Snow days per county per monthly in US specifically in Colorado?

I am seeking a detail monthly snow days where I can look it up for more accurate information. I have looked at the Weather Channel, RoCoRaHS, Accuweather and others and it does not provide me more ...
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For a given 5 year ACS (American Community Survey), when is the effective date of estimation?

The ACS Survey provides the most up-to-date census estimates for US population groups. The 5 year survey is the most comprehensive. For example, the most recently available 5 year survey as of Sept ...
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Looking for structured US Secretary of State public schedule

I'm trying to track down a structured version of the public schedule for the Secretary of State, during Clinton's term. I don't care about under/deputy/assistant secretaries either, just the Secretary....
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Looking for sample lat/long data of thousands of US addresses

In order to test some mapping and geocoding functionality, I'm looking for a free data source containing a few thousand US addresses, including latitude and longitude. I need them distributed among a ...
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Data for the distribution of US household annual income by year and state

I am looking for data regarding the annual household income distribution filtered by year and state (and finer geographical feature like cities). In other words, I am looking for data with the ...
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Where can I get data on released inmates in the US?

I'm dealing with a small rural town where a common belief is that a significant number of former inmates are resettled after their release from prison. I've examined proxies for this by looking at ...
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Is there a centralized schedule of data release dates for U.S. federal agencies?

Is there some centralized or streamlined source of data release schedules for major U.S. government agencies? Something that combines sources such as the BLS Schedule of Data Release, ACS Data Release ...
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Funding data for US Department of Education CSV format

I am looking for data about the funding from the Department of Education, Energy and Defense. The data I want is the fund/award number, the PI, Co-PI (if any) and the award amount along with the year ...
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Antebellum State and Local Election Data

Is there data on voter turnout and election returns for state and local elections (gubernatorial, etc) during the 1840-1860 time period in the United States at the county level? If no comprehensive ...
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why doesn't federal reserve services website have all routing numbers?

https://www.frbservices.org/EPaymentsDirectory/fpddir.txt contains a list of bank routing numbers but there's at least one that doesn't appear in that list: 111000025 (from https://www.bankofamerica....
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Invalid API Key - Accessing OSHA data

I am trying got download OSHA data via API. I have registered my email and got key. When i sent request its throwing invalid API KEY. https://data.dol.gov/get/accident?KEY=REMOVED What should we ...
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Is there a complete list of what US Census data is available for every type of geographic unit?

The US Census provides many kinds of data (population, income, age, etc.) grouped by many kinds of geographic units (census block, tract, city, urban cluster, etc.). I have not been able to find a ...
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Errors with running Ruby Government Data SDK Sample

I'm trying to the run the ruby version of the program to consume GOV data sources located at : http://usdepartmentoflabor.github.io/Ruby-Sample-App/ . I get two errors. The first has to do with an ...
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Querying OSHA Data Returning Unexpected Results

I'm running the ruby sample provided by DOL to access DOLs OSHA API. The relevant ruby code is: request.call_api 'Compliance/OSHA/full', :select => 'activity_nr,estab_name,...
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High School Football Stats [closed]

I am in a application development course (CSC 400), required for my Computer Science major, and have been asked to create a "web scrapper" utility that harvests data of high school football statistics....
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Is the web performance of U.S. government websites open data?

What open data is available about the number of visitors, type of browsers, etc. of U.S. Federal websites? Is there both historical and real-time web analytics data available to the public?
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looking for data source: all businesses in USA

I'm looking for a source where I can download all business telephone listings (yellow pages) in the USA. Does anyone know where I might find such a data set? Ideally, I'd like to be able to get ...
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Where can I find state by state polling prior to recent presidential elections?

I am looking for data on polling estimates for different states in presidential elections in the United States.
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High Resolution Imagery - USA

Needed a online high resolution imagery for USA free to be used anyone for personal and commercial purposes. RGB 2012-2015 Full or partial country coverage 0,5-2 meters per pixel WMS/TMS and Other ...
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Green Button energy data

The Green Button Data program in the US allows energy consumers to easily download their consumption data in a standard XML format. With that exported file, they can upload to a 3rd party site or app, ...
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Non-violent misbehaviors in California, 2014

Where can I find the stats for the NON-VIOLENT MISBEHAVIORS were referred to on January 8, 2014 by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, citing California’s data? “nearly half of the more than 700,...
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Is there a list of all utilities that offer the Green Button Download and Green Button Connect?

I see the Green Button data standard on greenbuttondata.org. But I am trying to figure out which geographic regions have the standard ALREADY deployed.
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What are some good approaches for predicting sub-state level population changes before census data is released

I am currently working with US census data from 2013 at the latest. I am very interested in getting population and other demographic data pertaining to 2014 and Early 2015 as soon as possible. What ...
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List of Pennsylvania Nursing Schools their Addresses, Enrollment, Graduation Rates?

I'm looking for a list of nursing schools in Pennsylvania (PA) along with the addresses, enrollment, and graduation rates. Preferably in a non-scrapable format like JSON or CSV.
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Structured demographic, economic and geographic attributes of US States

I'm looking for long lists of structured demographic, economic, agricultural and/or geographic attributes of US States. For example: <geo name="Iowa" population=3107000 cows_per_capita=1.2* etc=......
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Antebellum Newspaper Data

Is there data on the circulation numbers for newspapers in the antebellum (pre-1861) United States? I'm also interested in any other pieces of data about these newspapers.
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Is it possible to know the number of American residents/students/tourists leaving France each year?

Regarding an implementation my company is conducting in France, I would like to know if it would be possible to know the number of American citizens leaving France each year?
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Regional Economic Accounts from BEA in a single dataset

The Bureau of Economic Analysis has some basic data on the US state and metropolitan areas: http://www.bea.gov/regional/index.htm It also has bulk downloads and a query system. Still, I wonder ...
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Is there a site where USA road traffic historical data would be available?

Is there a site where USA road traffic historical data would be available? For example, whether the usual traffic jam on Bay Bridge in Maryland on Memorial day weekend was worse in 2012 vs. 2011?
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Where can I download US secondary (high school, etc) educational test score data for school districts, individual schools, etc?

This has so far been a surprising difficult task. It appears some aspect of public policy sees it fit to make this data difficult to obtain(?) I'm sure its out there though. No child left behind data, ...
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How do we get Vets 100 Compliance Documentation [closed]

We are pursing a VA construction project and one of the required pieces of information is Vets 100 Compliance documentation. How do we go about getting said documentation ?
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What offices/divisions of U.S. federal agencies and bureaus can do site inspections at private companies?

Hoping that someone somewhere collated this stuff already - is there any single dataset that lists all federal offices that can do compliance on-site inspections of any kind? The Federal Register is ...
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Where can I find registered company data through web services

I am looking to find accurate company search information for companies registered within India and USA (same as companies House API service provided for UK ). Any ideas?
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Trying to extrapolate patient costs by physician from public Medicare pricing data

I am working on a web application that maps healthcare expenses by providers in a geographic area. Our prototype was previously using mocked data, and I am now trying to replace it with real data from ...
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What percentage of all US children 3 years of age or under who have access to an iPad share that iPad with a similar-aged sibling?

I'm building a children's app and looking for some quantitative data that will tell me how safely I can assume that only one child is using my app.
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How should US SSN be anonimized?

I have just gotten access to a US government dataset. It is not open, but could eventually be made open. The dataset includes hashed US SSNs. It looks like they used some general hashing function that ...
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Is it still possible to download Census 2000 data at the level of the Metropolitan Statistical Area?

If you go to the web page for the 2000 Census: https://www.census.gov/main/www/cen2000.html they don't list MSA's anywhere. If you click on "FactFinder", it just links to the Factfinder for the 2010 ...
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county borders with US county names

So I downloaded QGIS and the 2014 TIGER/Line Shapefiles for US counties from ftp://ftp2.census.gov/geo/tiger/TIGER2014/COUNTY/ When I open the shapefiles up in QGIS I don't see any of the county ...
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NY Times full weekly bestseller lists

Are there any open data compilations of NYT weekly bestseller lists? Other U.S.-centered bestseller lists would also be acceptable.
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Ownership of US county property tax/assessment data?

I'm in the process of building a not-for-profit site that will aggregate current and historical property tax data for all counties in the United States and serve it via a REST API. A problem I've ...
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US Population Demographic Data

I’m hoping someone can help me find some demographic data for the US. I'm looking for data with first name, last name, sex, date of birth, and zip code and a unique identifier for each person. I want ...
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1840-1900 Income Data in U.S

Does income data exist during the 1840-1900 time period (or any span within in) that is at the micro level? Or was this information never collected in censuses, etc?
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car parking Dataset in US

I am looking for a dataset of car-parking in any city. I am doing a research about car-parking / traffic and their impact in the life of US cities. Is there any public dataset that you recommend ?