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Get Lat/Long of Census Tracts

In order to draw a tract polygon, I need a list of lat/longs that define each tract. (For example, a tract that is exactly a square would have four lat/long points that define it.)

Is there an established way to get the lat/long of a census tract?

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Submitted by 8 months ago

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    You might also check this out: www.census.gov/geo/maps-data/data/tiger.html

    8 months ago
  2. Census 2010 tract boundary files are here: http://www2.census.gov/geo/tiger/TIGER2013/TRACT/

    The vertices are lat-lons.

    8 months ago

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