2019 US Census All Counties & County Equivalents

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2019 US Census All Counties and County Equivalents geospatial data U.S. Census Bureau; TIGER/Line Shapefiles 2019 Data accessed from: https://www.census.gov/geographies/mapping-files/time-series/geo/tiger-line-file.2019.html TIGER/Line Shapefiles do not include demographic data, but they do contain geographic entity codes (GEOIDs) that can be linked to the Census Bureau’s demographic data. The Geographic Areas Reference Manual (GARM) describes in great detail the basic geographic entities the Census Bureau uses (https://www.census.gov/programs-surveys/geography/guidance/geographic-areas-reference-manual.html). TIGER Data Products Guide (https://www.census.gov/programs-surveys/geography/guidance/tiger-data-products-guide.html)

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This dataset has the following 18 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
the_geomthe_geommultipolygonCoordinates defining the features
STATEFPstatefptextCurrent state Federal Information Processing Series (FIPS) code
COUNTYFPcountyfptextCurrent county Federal Information Processing Series (FIPS) code
COUNTYNScountynstextCurrent county GNIS code
GEOIDgeoidtextCounty identifier; a concatenation of Current state FIPS code and county FIPS code
NAMEnametextCurrent county name
NAMELSADnamelsadtextCurrent name and the translated legal/statistical area description for county
LSADlsadtextCurrent legal/statistical area description code for county
CLASSFPclassfptextCurrent Federal Information Processing Series (FIPS) class code
MTFCCmtfcctextMAF/TIGER feature class code
CSAFPcsafptextCurrent combined statistical area code
CBSAFPcbsafptextCurrent metropolitan statistical area/micropolitan statistical area code
METDIVFPmetdivfptextCurrent metropolitan division code
FUNCSTATfuncstattextCurrent functional status
ALANDalandnumberCurrent land area (square meters)
AWATERawaternumberCurrent water area (square meters)
INTPTLATintptlattextCurrent latitude of the internal point
INTPTLONintptlontextCurrent longitude of the internal point