[Talk-us] tools for processing old TIGER/Line files?
darrell at garnix.org
Thu Jun 11 00:46:54 UTC 2015
OGR should be able to. http://www.gdal.org/drv_tiger.html
Keep in mind the 1992 files in particular are very poor quality (which, BTW, shouldn’t be taken as the census doing a poor job, but rather that high-accuracy was not a design criteria for that era. The point was to be good enough for census takers, not for navigation or high accuracy maps).
> On Jun 10, 2015, at 17:39, Richard Welty <rwelty at averillpark.net> wrote:
> does anyone know of any tools that can process these old
> files (1992, 2006) into a more modern format?
> i have a couple of things i'd like to inspect the old TIGER
> files for.
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