convertUSCensusCongress: Convert US congressional districts shapefile

Description Usage Arguments Details Value References See Also

View source: R/convertUSCensusCongress.R

Description

Returns a SpatialPolygonsDataFrame for US Congressional Districts for the 115th US House of Representatives.

Usage

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Arguments

nameOnly

Logical specifying whether to only return the name without creating the file.

Details

A US congressional district shapefile is downloaded and converted to a SpatialPolygonsDataFrame with additional columns of data. The resulting file will be created in the spatial data directory which is set with setSpatialDataDir().

Value

Name of the dataset being created.

References

https://www.census.gov/geo/maps-data/data/cbf/cbf_cds.html

See Also

setSpatialDataDir


MazamaSpatialUtils documentation built on Sept. 29, 2019, 1:03 a.m.