statesRcontiguous: Shapefiles for the Contiguous United States of America

Data package containing shapefiles for the US that may easily be restricted to only the contiguous US. Shapefiles are provided for; states, congressional districts and counties. All shapefiles have the resolution of 1:20,000,000 and are from the US Census Bureau - <>. State/County/District information has been combined from multiple disjoint Census shapefile products in this package, see the 'shapefile_details' tibble for details. Please note, this package is explicitly designed to fit all shapefiles within one CRAN-hosted package. You will want to use the 'tigris' package for programmatic access to the US Census' shapefile products.

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Authorperson("Martin", "Hadley", email = "", role = c("aut", "cre"))
MaintainerMartin Hadley <>
LicenseMIT + file LICENSE
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statesRcontiguous documentation built on Aug. 7, 2017, 5:03 p.m.