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NH Political Districts

NH Political Districts

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Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: Ken Gallager, NH Office of Strategic Initiatives (OSI)
Publication_Date: 20171201
Title: NH Political Districts
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data
Online_Linkage:
<URL:http://www.granit.unh.edu/cgi-bin/nhsearch?dset=nhpolitdists/nh>
Description:
Abstract:
The shapefile contains the basic building blocks for voting districts in New Hampshire. For cities and for the town of Derry, where there are voting wards, the ward boundaries are shown and polygons are identified by ward. For towns and cities where there are no wards, the entire municipality is shown and named.
Purpose: New Hampshire political districts - detailed boundaries
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Range_of_Dates/Times:
Beginning_Date: 20120901
Ending_Date: 20171026
Currentness_Reference: Publication Date
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -72.594653
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -70.664745
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 45.307191
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 42.693632
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO 19115 Topic Categories
Theme_Keyword: boundaries
Theme_Keyword: society
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: None
Theme_Keyword: Voting districts
Theme_Keyword: Political districts
Theme_Keyword: Voting wards
Theme_Keyword: New Hampshire
Access_Constraints: None
Use_Constraints: None
Data_Set_Credit:
Municipal boundaries from New Hampshire GRANIT base map data. Ward boundaries digitized by NH Office of Energy and Planning, 2012.
Native_Data_Set_Environment: Version 6.2 (Build 9200) ; Esri ArcGIS 10.1.1.3143

Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:
Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method: Vector
Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
SDTS_Terms_Description:
SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type: GT-polygon composed of chains
Point_and_Vector_Object_Count: 324

Spatial_Reference_Information:
Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Planar:
Map_Projection:
Map_Projection_Name: NAD 1983 StatePlane New Hampshire FIPS 2800 Feet
Transverse_Mercator:
Scale_Factor_at_Central_Meridian: 0.9999666666666667
Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -71.66666666666667
Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 42.5
False_Easting: 984250.0
False_Northing: 0.0
Planar_Coordinate_Information:
Planar_Coordinate_Encoding_Method: coordinate pair
Coordinate_Representation:
Abscissa_Resolution: 0.000000007286182768240225
Ordinate_Resolution: 0.000000007286182768240225
Planar_Distance_Units: foot_us
Geodetic_Model:
Horizontal_Datum_Name: D North American 1983
Ellipsoid_Name: GRS 1980
Semi-major_Axis: 6378137.0
Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 298.257222101

Entity_and_Attribute_Information:
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label: NHPolitDists
Entity_Type_Definition: Polygon
Entity_Type_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: FID
Attribute_Definition: Internal feature number.
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Shape
Attribute_Definition: Feature geometry.
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Coordinates defining the features.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: FIPS
Attribute_Definition: FIPS 2-digit county code followed by 3-digit municipality code
Attribute_Definition_Source: FIPS
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Range_Domain:
Range_Domain_Minimum: 01005
Range_Domain_Maximum: 19995
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: NAME
Attribute_Definition: Name of municipality
Attribute_Definition_Source: OSI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Name of municipality
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: COUNTY
Attribute_Definition: Name of county of voting district
Attribute_Definition_Source: OSI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Name of county of voting district
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Shape_Leng
Attribute_Definition: Length of perimeter of district
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Length of perimeter of district
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Shape_Area
Attribute_Definition: Area of district in internal units squared
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Area of district in internal units squared
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: COUSUB
Attribute_Definition: 5 digit county subdivision code (e.g. municipality)
Attribute_Definition_Source: US Census Bureau
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: 5 digit county subdivision code
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: WARD
Attribute_Definition:
Either name of municipality with "entire town", or name of municipality plus ward number
Attribute_Definition_Source: OSI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Name of municipality or name of municipality plus ward number

Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: Earth Systems Research Center
Contact_Person: GRANIT Database Manager
Contact_Position: GRANIT Database Manager
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical
Address: Morse Hall, University of New Hampshire
City: Durham
State_or_Province: NH
Postal_Code: 03824
Country: US
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 603-862-1792
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: granit@unh.edu
Contact_Instructions: email preferred
Distribution_Liability: None
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: Shapefile
Format_Version_Number: ESRI
Transfer_Size: 1.403
Digital_Transfer_Option:

Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20171201
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: NH Office of Strategic Initiatives
Contact_Person: GIS Manager
Contact_Position: Principal Planner
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical
Address: 107 Pleasant Street; Johnson Hall, 3rd Floor
City: Concord
State_or_Province: NH
Postal_Code: 03301
Country: US
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (603) 271-2155
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: OSIinfo@osi.nh.gov
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time

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