The boundaries for geographical units in the United States of America contained in this package include state, county, congressional district, and zip code tabulation area. Contemporary boundaries are provided by the U.S. Census Bureau (public domain). Historical boundaries for the years from 1629 to 2000 are provided form the Newberry Library's 'Atlas of Historical County Boundaries' (licensed CC BY-NC-SA). Additional high resolution data is provided in the 'USAboundariesData' package; this package provides an interface to access that data.
|Author||Lincoln Mullen [aut, cre], Dr. William M. Scholl Center for American History and Culture, The Newberry Library [cph], United States Census Bureau [cph]|
|Date of publication||2016-01-04 11:05:17|
|Maintainer||Lincoln Mullen <email@example.com>|
|License||CC BY-NC-SA 4.0|
census_boundaries: Cartographic boundary files from the U.S. Census Bureau
hist_us_counties: Boundaries of counties in the United States of America,...
hist_us_states: Boundaries of states in the United States of America,...
install_data_package: Install the 'USAboundariesData' package after checking with...
state_codes: State codes and abbreviations for U.S. states and territories
USAboundaries: USAboundaries: Historical and Contemporary Boundaries of the...
us_boundaries: Get historical or contemporary boundaries of the United...
us_congressional: Congressional district boundaries (contemporary)
us_counties: County boundaries (contemporary and historical)
us_states: State boundaries (contemporary and historical)