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Stream/River depth GIS shapefile for contiguous United State

I am looking for shapefile of stream/river depth for contiguous United States for my GIS project. NHD does not provide depth information. Could you please recommend me any suggestions? Thanks, Ben
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Future updates to college scorecard?

Does anyone have any concrete knowledge of whether or not there are plans to continue to update the Scorecard each year? Specifically updates that include data for additonal years, not really the ...
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Reference year for College Scorecard loan repayment rate

What is the year or cohort to which the loan repayment rates refer on the College Scorecard as shown today? My institution shows a repayment rate of 68% but there is no year of reference.
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Trying to link ZIP code to core-based statistical area

I have a dataset downloaded from the IRS reporting AGI by ZIP code (link: irs.gov). However, I'm interested in tying each ZIP code to statistical areas (whether it's [a] primary statistical area, [b] ...
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What is the percentage of internet users in the USA? Discrepancy between Google result and World bank data

The Google default results for "internet user United States" is 84 % of the population. The source is the World Bank, but when I go to the World Bank website, it shows only 74% internet users in the ...
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School Closing Due to Snow or Bad Weather

I am looking for a dataset that contains the amount of snow that will cause a school to close in the US either by school district, zip code, county or any subdivision smaller than state. I am familiar ...
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Sub-city-level data on criminal behavior – without relying on crime reports?

I am attempting to measure what proportion of crimes committed lead to arrests in Chicago, and whether that rate varies in different parts of the city. I'd like to do this with without relying on ...
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US county-to-county and/or state-to-state migration flows - historic data for the 20th century

I am looking for US county-to-county migration out flow data. That is, for every county in the United States (say, 1001 Autanga), the data would contain the absolute or relative number of people who ...
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US county-level data on population and urbanization rates 1950-2010

I am looking for county-level data from the U.S. containing the counties' name and FIPS code (or any other identifier) as well as information total population and urban population rates. How urban ...
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How do US agencies connect their APIs to Data.gov's registration system?

Data.gov contains over 190,000 data sets, but only a select few are integrated into Data.gov's API key registration system. What is the process to integrate an existing API with data.gov as an API ...
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Permits of US metropolitan areas

I'm looking for permits of US metropolitan areas, like Chicago, so far I found this one: Permits issued by the Department of Buildings in the City of Chicago from 2006 to the present But this one ...
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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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Health Care industry data for Hospitals/Urgent Cares, etc

Is there a database available (free or not) that contains health care industry data for hospitals, urgent care, clinics, their location, ownership information (parent/child relationship), and other ...
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US Election Twitter Data

Is there a way that I can get US election-related tweets from October 15 to Nov 15 from various countries. Can anyone tell how to use the Twitter API to get data older than a month? Alternatively, ...
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US phone area code city/state database?

Is there a database that matches each US phone area code to the major city and state that it belongs to?
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Making sense of US census summary tape files?

I'm trying to get 1990 decennial US census data into a choropleth map, but having difficulty making sense of the data format and documentation. I've gathered that the block level data belongs in ...
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Accessing NREL data for specific wind turbines?

I am looking for a specific data set from NREL (US National Renewable Energy Laboratory) western wind resources dataset, but I am not sure how to navigate the site to access and download the file. ...
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Dataset of US local, state, federal contact phone numbers?

I'm looking to create an app that facilitates U.S. Americans to contact local, state, or federal representative based on home address. I can use the already public shape-files to figure out the ...
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Sources for federal funding of local governments

Are there sources that would let me find out how much money my local government receives from the federal government, ideally by federal program. My local government's budget documents lump federal, ...
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2016 US national election exit poll data

I'm looking for 2016 US national election exit poll data. Is there an open source version of these data? Essentially, I'd like access to the NYTimes data shown here: http://www.nytimes.com/...
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Hate crime dataset in the United States

I'm looking for a dataset listing hate incidents in the United States with as many following fields as possible: time and date location demographics on attacker(s) demographics on victim(s), or ...
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XLS or CSV Historic EDGAR CIK list, for a specific state?

I'm searching for historic business physical addressees for California, I've found that the CIK header for EDGAR states the company name and address. Is there a method to download a file with all the ...
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Canadian and USA Administrative Boundary Data Service

I have a list of place names (300+), which are mostly cites and states/provinces in United States and Canada. I would like to get the administrative boundary for them. I know the raw boundary data is ...
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Individual precinct voting data for Pennsylvania

I'm currently trying to find voting results by precinct for for Pennsylvania. I know several states such as South Carolina have published voting data from the 2016 General Election. This data can be ...
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Where is voter data from the recent General Election?

I'm looking for the rawest form of voter data available from the U.S. Nov 8, 2016 general election. The source would both let me explore demographic data around voters based on region, correlate that ...
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USA 2016 election demographic data

I am looking for demographic data (age, income, race, location) for individuals who voted in the 2016 US presidential election. The resolution that I am looking for can be at the state, county, or ...
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Is there a data set for all vehicle accidents in USA?

Looking for raw data of road traffic accidents, with impact location, make, model, model year, airbag deployment (Y/N)
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Seeking free GIS data for USA equivalent to Swedish General Map?

In Sweden we have "Lantmäteriet" wich is same as "USGS". "Lantmäteriet" have several datasets like "Road-map","General-map", etc. These data-sets contains boundaries, roads, landcover, contour-lines, ...
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Collecting Real Estate Data in the US

I have seem some related questions but none of them seem to have the answer I am looking for. I want to be able to find a website (say like the Multiple Listing Service listings) that would allow me ...
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Parcel map and/or snow load KMZ?

I'm looking for two KMZ files that I can import into Google Earth: which will show me the parcel outlines will give me local snow load information I need this information for a few counties in ...
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How do I read these IRS SOI Tables for Individual Income?

Has anyone worked with the IRS SOI Tables for Individuals? I am doing research on income distribution, and while these resources in particular the series: All Returns: Sources of Income, Adjustments ...
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Where can I find machine readable transcribed text of the 2016 Presidential speeches and debates?

I'm looking for a machine-readable repository of transcribed Presidential debates and speeches from the 2016 general election. Structured data with a common format is desirable, as well as updates for ...
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How strictly are “universal design” standards enforced in open data?

"Universal design"is a U.S. government standard that forces items, in this case metadata, to be accessible to people with disabilities. Apparently universal design standards were promulgated some ...
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Open dataset containing distance between states in the USA

We use the GeoDist database from CEPII for distances between countries around the world. However, doing proper GeoIP load balancing between states in USA, there's a lot of sites offering this ...
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Where can I get OCD Division of a state's district_court based on an address?

I am unable to find an API that will return the district_court OCD division for an address. I have tried the Google Civic Info API (specifically https://developers.google.com/apis-explorer/#p/...
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Compare geographical data on accomodation with external factors

I collected 200′000 data records from a major accommodation website in the United States and will compare this data with external factors like crime data, population, economy growth, tourism ...
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Government survey that includes detailed job titles

I'm looking for a U.S. government data source that provides detailed or "raw" job titles alongside the usual standardized occupations (e.g. Census, SOC, or O*NET occupation codes). Here's the catch: ...
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US Presidential Election by County

I'm trying to find election data from 1789 to last general election, down to county level. I was lucky to get for only 2002 on this page Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies. I was ...
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Obtaining data sets for solved murder

Ii'd like to do a research project & developing an application which requires a data set of solved murders. Ideally containing: Something unique to the case, like an ID. Solved / unsolved and a ...
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Seeking high resolution transportation map of North Carolina?

I am trying to find a transportation map of North Carolina with geolocation to overlay into my project. I have gone in circles on the USGS sites and other sources. Can anyone point me in the right ...
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Bulk genealogy data

I'm wondering if there is a source for bulk US genealogy data (e.g. a database containing ids for individuals and relationships between parents, siblings, children and spouses). I know there exist ...
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Where to get data list of Corporate Meeting Planners?

Looking for an open source data list/link of national and/or corporate meeting/event planners.
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How to access DOL's ETA data?

Is there a way to access DOL's ETA data through the DOL's API? I am particularly interested in H1B/LCA and PERM data.
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Where to get usa coastline/shoreline data

From where I can collect the USA coastline/shoreline data classified by name. I have the shoreline data but not classified. By classified I mean name of the coastline in different region. e.g. '...
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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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Where is a lookup table for rail stations in ERPC – Eastern Railroad President's Conference Codes?

I have a data set with rail station information that is in ERPC for all the stations. It would be great to find a lookup table to translate these into actual station names. Currently, the only ...
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How would I get data on people with disabilities?

How would I get U.S. data on people with disabilities? I want the total number tracked (however defined), and also broken down by disability,e.g. blindness, deafness, etc., on a state by state basis, ...
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Veteran employment statistics

I'm looking to find a source of data for employment statistics regarding veterans and transitioning military personnel. Specifically, how many new veterans and transitioning military enter the ...
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Unemployment benefits coding in U.S. SIPP data

I'm having a good deal of trouble navigating the data dictionary for variables in the U.S. Census Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP). Here's a specific puzzle I've been unable to solve: ...
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United States Ports of Entry — Historical and Current

Is there a compilation of the US ports of entry and their changes over the past 100 years (or any time period within this range)? Specifically interested in the US-Mexico port of entries. The ...