GIS Lookup: Detailed Data Layer Listing

Title: "HAZUS: School Facilities" (2005)
Description: PBS&J developed this database from the Public Elementary/Secondary School Universe Survey Data and the Private School Universe Survey Data maintained by National Center for Education Statistics, US Department of Education. Original dataset are listing-without x,y information)-of all public and private elementary and secondary schools in the country. A proprietary geocoding application was then used to assign geographical coordinates to each school based on the address.

You should read the metadata and online documentation linked below before trying to download and use these data for the first time.

Keywords and Themes: HAZUS, Schools
Filename: EF.mdb
Dataset Name: School
Tiled By: 50 US States plus Washington DC and Puerto Rico
FTP Download (NCSU Affiliates only):   
Download Instructions: In the ftp window that opens, search for and save locally all files with the above Filename Prefix.  
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Mapped Drive Folder: /fema/HAZUS-MH1.1
Total size of data files: varies
Data Type: Geodatabase
Feature Type: Point, Tabular
Coordinate System: Geographic
Datum: NAD 1983Map Units: Decimal Degrees

Spatial Extent: United States, Puerto Rico - data for some states may not be available

Created by: US Dept of Education
Released by: FEMA
Content Date: 2000
Published Date: 2005

Collection Name: HAZUS-MH 1.1
Physical Location: Reference GIS Data Cabinet
Call Number: QE535.2 .S34 H39 2005
Acquired Date: 2005
Distribution Restrictions: Public Domain

Note: Non-NCSU affiliates may obtain HAZUS data by requesting it from FEMA

Links to Metadata, Documentation, and Mapping:

Record ID: 2555_hazusmh1