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TIGER/Line Shapefile, 2021, State, Minnesota, Unified School Districts

Metadata Updated: November 1, 2022

The TIGER/Line shapefiles and related database files (.dbf) are an extract of selected geographic and cartographic information from the U.S. Census Bureau's Master Address File / Topologically Integrated Geographic Encoding and Referencing (MAF/TIGER) Database (MTDB). The MTDB represents a seamless national file with no overlaps or gaps between parts, however, each TIGER/Line shapefile is designed to stand alone as an independent data set, or they can be combined to cover the entire nation.

School Districts are single-purpose administrative units within which local officials provide public educational services for the area's residents. The Census Bureau obtains the boundaries, names, local education agency codes, grade ranges, and school district levels for school districts from State officials for the primary purpose of providing the U.S. Department of Education with estimates of the number of children in poverty within each school district. This information serves as the basis for the Department of Education to determine the annual allocation of Title I funding to States and school districts.

TIGER/Line Shapefiles include separate shapefiles for elementary, secondary and unified school districts. The school district boundaries are those in effect for the 2020-2021 school year, i.e., in operation as of January 1, 2021.

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License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Dates

Metadata Date October 31, 2022
Metadata Created Date November 1, 2022
Metadata Updated Date November 1, 2022
Reference Date(s) 2021 (publication)
Frequency Of Update notPlanned

Metadata Source

Harvested from Archived NGDA Standalones

Graphic Preview

URL for the TigerWeb Mapping Service

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date October 31, 2022
Metadata Created Date November 1, 2022
Metadata Updated Date November 1, 2022
Reference Date(s) 2021 (publication)
Responsible Party U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Geography Division, Spatial Data Collection and Products Branch (Publisher)
Contact Email
Guid tl_2021_27_unsd.shp.iso.xml
Access Constraints Access Constraints: None, Use Constraints:The TIGER/Line Shapefile products are not copyrighted however TIGER/Line and Census TIGER are registered trademarks of the U.S. Census Bureau. These products are free to use in a product or publication, however acknowledgement must be given to the U.S. Census Bureau as the source. The boundary information in the TIGER/Line Shapefiles are for statistical data collection and tabulation purposes only; their depiction and designation for statistical purposes does not constitute a determination of jurisdictional authority or rights of ownership or entitlement and they are not legal land descriptions.Coordinates in the TIGER/Line shapefiles have six implied decimal places, but the positional accuracy of these coordinates is not as great as the six decimal places suggest.
Bbox East Long -89.483385
Bbox North Lat 49.384479
Bbox South Lat 43.499361
Bbox West Long -97.239093
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update notPlanned
Graphic Preview Description URL for the TigerWeb Mapping Service
Graphic Preview File https://tigerweb.geo.census.gov/arcgis/services/TIGERweb/tigerWMS_Current/MapServer/WmsServer?REQUEST=GetMap&SERVICE=WMS&VERSION=1.3.0&LAYERS=Unified_School_Districts15496,Unified_School_Districts_Labels28837&STYLES=default,default&FORMAT=image/svg+xml&BGCOLOR=0xFFFFFF&TRANSPARENT=TRUE&CRS=EPSG:4326&BBOX=+47.7026,-117.5373,+47.7726,-117.3509&WIDTH=256&HEIGHT=256
Graphic Preview Type URL
Harvest Object Id 9947de19-ecfb-4f5d-ac85-91723ef6027c
Harvest Source Id 1f2212ed-f1f8-4ea1-b928-e306f77f2247
Harvest Source Title Archived NGDA Standalones
Licence
Lineage
Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
Old Spatial {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[-97.239093, 43.499361], [-89.483385, 43.499361], [-89.483385, 49.384479], [-97.239093, 49.384479], [-97.239093, 43.499361]]]}
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::4269
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 2020-06
Temporal Extent End 2021-05

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