Using the ©OpenStreetMap Data Wizard in Simple GIS Client

Using the Simple GIS Data Wizard for the USGS National Map Service

Description (Note: This Wizard has been updated with new features in the latest version of Simple GIS Client - For more information consult the Users Manual)

  • This GIS video tutorial demonstrates using the U.S. Census Data Wizard to calculate the percentage of student population enrolled in public school vs private school for a selected parish (county) in Louisiana.


Topics covered in this tutorial:

  • Retrieving US Census data using the US Census Data Wizard.
  • Summarizing and normalizing data
  • Filtering shape files
  • Adding a chart to a shape file
  • Creating a Map

Using the US Census Data Wizard in Simple GIS Client Version 9.0

Using the Census Demographic Calculator

Description

  • This GIS video tutorial will demonstrate how to create a new detailed Street Map project by selecting a state of interest from the OpenStreetMap Data Wizard.  It will also explain the settings for routing and geocoding  parameters in the new street map.


Topics covered in this tutorial

  • Creating a new detailed street map project from the Street Map project template using the ©OpenStreetMap Data Wizard.
  • Setting the properties needed for routing and geocoding in the new street map project
  • Using the routing and geocoding functions in the new street map project
  • Refreshing the Street Map and Geocoding data using the Open Street Map Data Wizard.

Description

  • This tutorial covers the basics of using the Simple GIS Data wizard to search for and download freely available data from the USGS including topographic maps, aerial imagery, elevation data, and more.


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Using Data Wizards in Simple GIS Client


Welcome to Simple GIS Tutorials page.  Below you will find several tutorials demonstrating the use of the various data wizards included with Simple GIS Client.  Whether you're needing to pull US Census data from the US Census Bureau, load data from the USGS, or download a copy of OpenStreetMap data, you can find assistance below.

Description

  • This GIS video tutorial demonstrates using the Census Demographic Calculator to calculate population by age demographics by select Zip Code Tabulation Area boundaries


Topics covered in this tutorial:

  • Executing queries for demographic data against selected polygon features  in a shapefile.
  • Creating new shapefile based upon results of query.
  • Creating new territories based upon results of query.