Caltrans Earth Metadata Description
  Layer: California Counties

Citation Information
Title: California Counties
Originator: Caltrans, TSI/GIS Data Branch, CalFire
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Publication Date: 2012-05-17
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Abstract:

The California Counties feature class is a polygon feature class representing county boundaries in California.

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Time Period: Start:      End:
Currentness:
Progress: Complete
Update Frequency: As Needed
Places: California
Geographic Region: West: -374443.187500    East: 540082.750000     North: 450029.875000     South: -604504.687500
Themes: California, CA
Access Limitations: none
Use Limitations: none
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Fields and Subtypes

Details For Object county_boundariesPolygon

TYPE: Feature Class Polygon
ROW COUNT: 58

Field FID ALIAS:  FID
DATA TYPE:  OID
WIDTH:  4
PRECISION:  0
SCALE:  0
FIELD DESCRIPTION:  Internal feature number.
DESTRIPTION SOURCE:  ESRI
DESCRIPTION OF VALUES:  Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.
 
Field Shape ALIAS:  Shape
DATA TYPE:  Geometry
WIDTH:  0
PRECISION:  0
SCALE:  0
FIELD DESCRIPTION:  Feature geometry.
DESTRIPTION SOURCE:  ESRI
DESCRIPTION OF VALUES:  Coordinates defining the features.
 
Field name_pcase ALIAS:  name_pcase
DATA TYPE:  String
WIDTH:  254
PRECISION: 0
SCALE:  0
FIELD DESCRIPTION:  Preferred case for name - title case
 
Field name_ucase ALIAS:  name_ucase
DATA TYPE:  String
WIDTH:  254
PRECISION:  0
SCALE:  0
FIELD DESCRIPTION:  Upper case name
 

Field fmname_pc

ALIAS: fmname_pc
DATA TYPE:  String
WIDTH: 254
PRECISION: 0
SCALE:  0
FIELD DESCRIPTION:  Formal preferred case for name with "County" included- title case.
 
Field fmname_uc ALIAS: fmname_uc
DATA TYPE:  String
WIDTH:  254
PRECISION:  0
SCALE:  0
FIELD DESCRIPTION:  Formal upper case name with "COUNTY" included.
 
Field abbrev ALIAS:  abbrev
DATA TYPE:  String
WIDTH:  254
PRECISION:  0
SCALE:  0
FIELD DESCRIPTION:  Caltrans county abbreviation
 
Field num ALIAS:  num
DATA TYPE:  Integer
WIDTH:  9
PRECISION:  9
SCALE:  0
FIELD DESCRIPTION:  
 

Field abcode

ALIAS:  abcode
DATA TYPE:  String
WIDTH:  254
PRECISION:  0
SCALE:  0
FIELD DESCRIPTION:  
 

Field ansi

ALIAS:  ansi
DATA TYPE:  Integer
WIDTH:  254
PRECISION:  0
SCALE:  0
FIELD DESCRIPTION:  Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) renamed to ANSI (American National Standards Institute) to reflect the Federal Government's new name for FIPS.
 

Field shape_leng

ALIAS:  shap_leng
DATA TYPE:  Double
WIDTH:  33
PRECISION:  32
SCALE:  31
FIELD DESCRIPTION:  County Name
 

Field shape_area

ALIAS:  shape_area
DATA TYPE:  Double
WIDTH:  33
PRECISION: 32
SCALE:  31
FIELD DESCRIPTION:  Source of data Values: TIGER, TRA
 
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Date: 2012-05-16
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