Election Districts, Tompkins County, New York (Shapefile : 2013)


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: Tompkins County ITS GIS Division
Publication_Date: 2013
Title: Election Districts, Tompkins County, New York (Shapefile : 2013)
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data
Online_Linkage: http://cugir.mannlib.cornell.edu/bucketinfo.jsp?id=8156
Description:
Abstract: Local, county, state, and national 2013-2014 election district boundaries in Tompkins County, New York.
Purpose: Election districts determine representation in local, county, state, and national governments.
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 2013
Currentness_Reference: publication date
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Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
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East_Bounding_Coordinate: -76.236295
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 42.627486
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 42.262579
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: None
Theme_Keyword: legislative district
Theme_Keyword: voting district
Theme_Keyword: senate district
Theme_Keyword: boundary
Theme_Keyword: ward
Theme_Keyword: election
Theme_Keyword: election district
Theme_Keyword: representative district
Theme:
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Theme_Keyword: boundaries
Theme_Keyword: society
            
Place:
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Place_Keyword: Tompkins County
Place_Keyword: New York
Place_Keyword: City of Ithaca
Place_Keyword: Town of Caroline
Place_Keyword: Town of Danby
Place_Keyword: Town of Dryden
Place_Keyword: Town of Enfield
Place_Keyword: Town of Groton
Place_Keyword: Town of Ithaca
Place_Keyword: Town of Lansing
Place_Keyword: Town of Newfield
Place_Keyword: Town of Ulysses
Place_Keyword: Village of Cayuga Heights
Place_Keyword: Village of Dryden
Place_Keyword: Village of Freeville
Place_Keyword: Village of Lansing
Place_Keyword: Village of Trumansburg
Place_Keyword: Caroline
Place_Keyword: Danby
Place_Keyword: Dryden
Place_Keyword: Enfield
Place_Keyword: Groton
Place_Keyword: Ithaca
Place_Keyword: Lansing
Place_Keyword: Newfield
Place_Keyword: Trumansburg
Place_Keyword: Ulysses
Place_Keyword: Freeville
Place_Keyword: Cayuga Heights
Access_Constraints: None
Use_Constraints: None
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: Tompkins County ITS - GIS Division
Contact_Person: Svetla Borovska
Contact_Position: GISP
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical
Address: 128 East Buffalo Street
City: Ithaca
State_or_Province: New York
Postal_Code: 14850
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (607) 274-5416
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: gis@tompkins-co.org
Data_Set_Credit: Board of Elections. Tompkins County ITS - GIS Division.
Native_Data_Set_Environment: Microsoft Windows 7 Version 6.1 (Build 7601) Service Pack 1; Esri ArcGIS 10.1.1.3143

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Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -76.58333333333333
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False_Northing: 0.0
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Ellipsoid_Name: GRS 1980
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Entity_and_Attribute_Information:
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label: TompkinsElectionDist2013
Entity_Type_Definition: Local, county, state, and national election districts in Tompkins County for 2013-2014.
Entity_Type_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: OBJECTID
Attribute_Definition: internal ID
Attribute_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: number
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: TOWN
Attribute_Definition: Town identifier; used to create a unique identifier for town and City election districts.
Attribute_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: 001
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: City of Ithaca
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: 002
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: Town of Caroline
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: 003
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: Town of Danby
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: 004
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: Town of Dryden, Village of Dryden, Village of Freeville
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: 005
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: Town of Enfield
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: 006
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: Town of Groton and Village of Groton
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: 007
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: Town of Ithaca and Village of Cayuga Heights
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: 008
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: Town of Lansing and Village of Lansing
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: 009
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: Town of Newfield
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: 010
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: Town of Ulysses and Village of Trumansburg
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: WARD
Attribute_Definition: Representative ward in the City of Ithaca.
Attribute_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Three-digit number
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: DISTRICT
Attribute_Definition: Town or City district number.
Attribute_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Three-digit number
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: LEGDIST
Attribute_Definition: Tompkins County legislative district number
Attribute_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Three-digit number
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: ASMDISTNY
Attribute_Definition: New York State Assembly District.
Attribute_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: number
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: SENDISTNY
Attribute_Definition: New York State Senate District.
Attribute_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: number
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: REPDISTUS
Attribute_Definition: United States House of Representatives District.
Attribute_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: number
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: SENDISTUS
Attribute_Definition: United States Senate District, as legally defined by the United States Senate.
Attribute_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Two-letter state code
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: DISTNAME
Attribute_Definition: Name of the election district
Attribute_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Text string
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: POP2000
Attribute_Definition: Population in each district per 2000 US Census.
Attribute_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Range_Domain:
Range_Domain_Minimum: 0
Range_Domain_Maximum: Unbounded
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: ELDISTKEY
Attribute_Definition: Unique identifier consisting of the Town field, the Ward field, and the District field. For Towns, the Ward is 000. For example, district 2 of ward 3 in the City of Ithaca would have an ElDistKey of 001003002, and district 1 in the Town of Enfield would have an ElDistKey of 005000001.
Attribute_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Text string
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: PollSite
Attribute_Definition: Name of the polling location for the election district.
Attribute_Definition_Source: Tompkins County ITS: GIS Division
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Text string
    

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Contact_Organization: Albert R. Mann Library
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical
Address: Cornell University
City: Ithaca
State_or_Province: New York
Postal_Code: 14853
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 607-255-5406
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: mann_ref@cornell.edu
Distribution_Liability: Cornell University provides these geographic data "as is." Cornell University makes no guarantee or warranty concerning the accuracy of information contained in the geographic data. Cornell University further makes no warranty either expressed or implied, regarding the condition of the product or its fitness for any particular purpose. The burden for determining fitness for use lies entirely with the user. Although these files have been processed successfully on computers at Cornell University, no warranty is made by Cornell University regarding the use of these data on any other system, nor does the fact of distribution constitute or imply any such warranty.
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