Capitol Code - MNSOS - Pollfinder - Feb 2014

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This dataset contains polling place locations and their corresponding address ranges. The next upcoming election for each polling place is listed in the cases where it has already been set up in the system. The data was pulled from The Office of the Secretary of State's online pollfinder database on 2/14/2014.

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This dataset has the following 41 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
PollfinderIdpollfinderidnumberRecord identifier
OddEvenoddeventextIndicates if an address range is only for odd or even house numbers (or both).
HouseNumberLowhousenumberlownumberThe lowest house number in the address range.
HouseNumberHighhousenumberhighnumberThe highest house number in an address range.
HouseNumberSuffixhousenumbersuffixtextHouse number suffix such as 1/2, B, etc...
StreetPreDirectionalstreetpredirectionaltextPre street name directional information such as N, S, E, W, etc...
StreetNamestreetnametextThe street name part of an address range.
StreetTypestreettypetextThe type of street, such as ST, AVE, etc...
StreetPostDirectionalstreetpostdirectionaltextPost street name directional information such as N, S, E, W, etc...
FullStreetNamefullstreetnametextPre directional, street name, street type, and post directional concatenated for display.
UnitTypeDescriptionunittypedescriptiontextApartment, lot, etc...
UnitNumberLowunitnumberlowtextThe lowest unit number in an address range.
UnitNumberHighunitnumberhightextThe highest number in an address range.
CityNamecitynametextThe city the address range is in.
StateCodestatecodetextThe state the address range is in.
ZipCodezipcodetextThe zip code the address range is in.
CountyIdcountyidnumberThe county Id that the address range is in. This Id is common across all MNSOS system.
CountyNamecountynametextThe name of the county that the address range is in.
PrecinctNameprecinctnametext
PrecinctCodeprecinctcodetextA numeric code used to identify a precinct. This number is unique within a county, but not across all counties.
PollingPlaceNamepollingplacenametextThe name of the polling place.
PollingPlaceBuildingNamepollingplacebuildingnametextAdditional building name when it is not part of the precinct name.
PollingPlaceTypepollingplacetypetextThe type of precinct, such as normal, mail ballot, school district, etc...
PollingPlaceStreetAddresspollingplacestreetaddresstextThe street address of the polling place.
PollingPlaceCityStateZippollingplacecitystateziptextThe city, state, zip of the polling place.
MapURLmapurltextA link to the map of the polling place, when supplied.
HouseDistricthousedistricttextThe MN house district for the address range / polling place.
SenateDistrictsenatedistricttextThe MN Senate district for the address range / polling place.
LegDistrictlegdistricttextThe MN Legislative district for the address range / polling place.
CountyCommissionercountycommissionertextThe County Commissioner district for the address range / polling place.
JudicialDistrictjudicialdistricttextThe MN Judicial district for the address range / polling place.
ParkDistrictparkdistricttextThe MN Park district for the address range / polling place.
SchoolDistrictschooldistricttextThe School district for the address range / polling place.
SchoolSubDistrictschoolsubdistricttextThe School sub district for the address range / polling place.
SchoolNameschoolnametextThe School district name for the address range / polling place.
SchoolSubDistrictNameschoolsubdistrictnametextThe School sub district name for the address range / polling place.
FipsMcdCodefipsmcdcodetextThe Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) Codes for Minnesota municipalities
McdNamemcdnametextMinor civil division name.
McdTypemcdtypetextMinor civil division type, such as Township, City, etc...
NextElectionDatenextelectiondatecalendar_dateThe next election date if the next election has been set up in pollfinder.
NextElectionDescriptionnextelectiondescriptiontextThe next election description if the next election has been set up in pollfinder.