FINDING POTENTIAL COMMUTERS USING GIS

This article looks at the ways in which the Greater Bridgeport Regional Planning Agency (GBRPA) in Connecticut evaluated commuter data using GIS software. Steps for identifying potential commuters using Atlas-GIS were: (1) Import survey information; (2) Geocode work site; (3) Place work site in point layer; (4) GIS generates distance rings; (5) Overlay rings onto a zip code map; (6) Create intersections of distance rings and zip code areas;

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    University of Kansas, Lawrence

    Transportation Research Institute, 1530 W 15th Street
    Lawrence, KS  United States  66045
  • Publication Date: 1996

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 10-12
  • Serial:
    • PC Trans
    • Publisher: University of Kansas, Lawrence
    • ISSN: 1063-9470

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00715500
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 25 1996 12:00AM