NEWTON MA (USA) – Caliper is pleased to announce that 2019 U.S. Census Blocks layer is now available for the entire United States. The 2019 U.S. Census Blocks Data layer is packed with information about the US population and is essential for making accurate location-based decisions.
The Census Block layer contains a nationwide area database with over 11 million Census Blocks. Blocks are the smallest area for which the US Census Bureau collects information, and they are a subdivision of Census Block Groups and Tracts. Also included are 2010 Census counts for 146 fields that include total population, daytime population, age, gender, race, ethnicity, households, unique households, family households, housing units, and housing tenure.
Caliper Corporation develops state-of-the-art Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software. With a focus on usability, Maptitude is designed to be a cost-effective, professional mapping software product. Maptitude enables organizations to leverage their location-based data to improve decision making and planning, while minimizing expenditure through competitively priced solutions.