Header Image for Print

USPS Crosswalk Files FAQ

2 posts / 0 new
Last post
Robert.N.Renner
Offline
Last seen: 4 years 4 months ago
Joined: 12/11/2009 - 12:34
USPS Crosswalk Files FAQ

This forum topic will be used to post the answers to frequently asked questions about the HUD-provided USPS Crosswalk files.

Robert.N.Renner
Offline
Last seen: 4 years 4 months ago
Joined: 12/11/2009 - 12:34
How do I decode geographic codes in the crosswalk files?

To lookup geographic entity names, you can relate geographic codes (tract, county, CBSA and congressisonal district) found in all of the various crosswalk files to the appropriate gazetteer files provided by Census found this following location - https://www.census.gov/geo/maps-data/data/gazetteer2015.html.

Disclaimer : All messages made available as part of this forum, including opinions, advice, statements or other information contained in any messages posted or transmitted by any third party are the responsibility of the author of that message and do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of HUD or the U.S. Government. HUD cannot attest to the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any messages. This is a monitored forum; posts are subject to approval.



Note: Guidance documents, except when based on statutory or regulatory authority or law, do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. Guidance documents are intended only to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law or agency policies.


randomness