City Boundaries in Minnesota

This page last updated: 07/06/2018
Metadata created using Minnesota Geographic Metadata Guidelines

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3. Data Organization
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5. Attributes
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Section 1 Overview
Originator Minnesota Department of Transportation
Title City Boundaries in Minnesota
Abstract Federal Urban Code lists the U.S. Census federal adjusted urban area a road segment is assigned to.

The adjusted urban boundaries from the 2010 U.S. census.

Check other metadata records in this package for more information on Boundaries of Federal Adjusted Urban Area.
Purpose To identify whether an area is large urban (>50,000), small urban (5,000 to 50,000) or rural (<5,000).

Federal Urban Code was developed to fill a need at Minnesota Department of Transportation for a continuous, statewide GIS base map of Federal Urban Codes throughout the State.
Time Period of Content Date 07/06/2018
Currentness Reference
Progress Complete
Maintenance and Update Frequency As needed
Spatial Extent of Data State of Minnesota
Bounding Coordinates -97.508970
Place Keywords Minnesota
Theme Keywords boundaries, cities, corporate limits, CTU, city boundary, township boundary, political township boundary, civil township boundary, unorganized territory boundary, municipal boundary, minor civil division boundary, MCD boundary, government unit boundary, Tribal Government, Tribal Lands, Reservations
Theme Keyword Thesaurus
Access Constraints None.
Use Constraints None. Please check sources, scale, accuracy, currentness and other available information. Please confirm that you are using the most recent copy of both data and metadata. Acknowledgement of the publisher would be appreciated.
Contact Person Information primNAME, primTITLE
Minnesota Department of Transportation
primCITY, primSTATE  primZIPCODE
Phone: primPHONE
Fax: primFAX
Email: primEMAIL
Browse Graphic None available
Associated Data Sets

Section 2 Data Quality
Attribute Accuracy
Logical Consistency
Horizontal Positional Accuracy

Section 3 Spatial Data Organization (not used in this metadata)

Section 4 Coordinate System
Horizontal Coordinate Scheme Universal Transverse Mercator
UTM Zone Number 15
Horizontal Datum NAD83
Horizontal Units meters

Section 5 Attributes
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Section 6 Distribution
Publisher Minnesota Department of Transportation
Publication Date 07/06/2018
Contact Person Information distNAME, distTITLE
Minnesota Department of Transportation
distCITY, distSTATE  distZIPCODE
Phone: distPHONE
Fax: distFAX
Email: distEMAIL
Distributor's Data Set Identifier
Distribution Liability The State of Minnesota makes no representations or warranties expressed or implied, with respect to the reuse of the data provided herewith regardless of its format or the means of its transmission. There is no guarantee or representation to the user as to the accuracy, currency, suitability, or reliability of this data for any purpose. The user accepts the data as is. The State of Minnesota assumes no responsibility for loss or damage incurred as a result of any user's reliance on this data. All maps and other material provided herein are protected by copyright. Permission is granted to copy and use the materials herein.
Ordering Instructions The data may be requested from the Contact person listed in the Distribution Contact.
Online Linkage I AGREE to the notice in "Distribution Liability" above. Clicking to agree will either begin the download process or link to download information. See "Ordering Instructions" above for details.

Section 7 Metadata Reference
Metadata Date 07/06/2018
Contact Person Information metaNAME, metaTITLE
Minnesota Department of Transportation
metaCITY, metaSTATE  metaZIPCODE
Phone: metaPHONE
Fax: metaFAX
Email: metaEMAIL
Metadata Standard Name Minnesota Geographic Metadata Guidelines
Metadata Standard Version 1.2
Metadata Standard Online Linkage

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