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Land Use

Metadata Updated: February 3, 2018

Land use categories for every parcel in San Francisco. The land use categories are derived from a range of City and commercial databases. Where building square footages were missing from these databases they were derived from a LIDAR survey flown in 2007.Land use categories are as follows (units are square feet): CIE = Cultural, Institutional, EducationalMED = MedicalMIPS = Office (Management, Information, Professional Services)MIXED = Mixed Uses (Without Residential)MIXRES = Mixed Uses (With Residential)PDR = Industrial (Production, Distribution, Repair)RETAIL/ENT = Retail, EntertainmentRESIDENT = ResidentialVISITOR = Hotels, Visitor ServicesVACANT = VacantROW = Right-of-WayOPENSPACE = Open SpaceOther attributes are:RESUNITS = Residential UnitsBLDGSQFT = Square footage dataYRBUILT = year builtTOTAL_USES = Business points from Dun & Bradstreet were spatially aggregated to the closest parcel, and this field is the sum of the square footage fieldsThe subsequent fields (CIE, MED, MIPS, RETAIL, PDER & VISITOR) were derived using the NAICS codes supplied in the Dun & Bradstreet dataset, and the previous TOTAL_USES column.The determining factor for a parcel's LANDUSE is if the square footage of any non-residential use is 80% or more of its total uses. Otherwise it becomes MIXED.In the case where RESIDENT use has some square footage of non-residential use, this is mainly accessory uses such as home businesses, freelancers, etc.

Last updated: March, 2016

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Metadata Created Date April 28, 2016
Metadata Updated Date February 3, 2018

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Metadata Created Date April 28, 2016
Metadata Updated Date February 3, 2018
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