[Talk-us] New I.D Feature

Richard Welty rwelty at averillpark.net
Wed Nov 12 21:40:31 UTC 2014

On 11/12/14 4:33 PM, Steven Johnson wrote:
> I share Sarah's skepticism about importing ZCTAs. ZCTAs are 
> generalized polygons created by the US Census Bureau and derived from 
> *point* data furnished by the US Postal Service. Given the variability 
> of ZIP codes in general, and the fact that OSM is two steps removed 
> from the source data makes ZCTAs problematic.
i did say i had no intention of importing ZCTA data and
am also opposed to that idea.


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