An integrated R interface to the decennial US Census and American Community Survey APIs and the US Census Bureau's geographic boundary files. Allows R users to return Census and ACS data as tidyverse-ready data frames, and optionally returns a list-column with feature geometry for many geographies.

Documentation

Manual: tidycensus.pdf
Vignette: None available.

Maintainer: Kyle Walker <kyle.walker at tcu.edu>

Author(s): Kyle Walker*, Kris Eberwein*

Install package and any missing dependencies by running this line in your R console:

install.packages("tidycensus")

Depends R (>= 3.3.0)
Imports httr, sf, dplyr, tigris, stringr, jsonlite, purrr, rvest, tidyr, rappdirs, readr, xml2, units
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Package tidycensus
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URL https://github.com/walkerke/tidycensus
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Version 0.2
Published 2017-08-09
License MIT + file LICENSE
BugReports https://github.com/walkerke/tidycensus/issues
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NeedsCompilation no
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CRAN checks tidycensus check results
Package source tidycensus_0.2.tar.gz