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Administrative and Political Boundaries

 namedescriptiontypepublication datemetadatadownload
Census Designated PlacesCensus Designated Places as defined by the U.S. Census Bureau. Represents settled concentrations of population that are identifiable by name, but are not legally incorporated (e.g. Kingston, Hope Valley, Pascoag). 04/2015
CDP14.zip (0.3 MB) SHP
Federal Congressional Districts (2013-2015)Rhode Island Congressional Districts for the 113th Congress (January 2013 to 2015). Refined from U.S. Census Bureau MAF/TIGER database source data. 02/2013
congressDist13.zip (2 MB) SHP
MunicipalitiesRI state and municipal boundaries with city and town attribute codes and annotation. 07/1989
s44btp88.zip (0.7 MB) E00;
towns.zip (0.6 MB) SHP
Quad NeatlinesUSGS 1:24000 quadrangle map neatline boundaries for RI and bordering states. 01/1988
s44bnl75.zip (0.1 MB) E00;
neatline.zip (0.1 MB) SHP
Rhode Island House Districts2012 Rhode Island State General Assembly House Districts, refined from U.S. Census Bureau MAF/TIGER database source data. 09/2014
houseDist13r2.zip (2 MB) SHP
Rhode Island Senate Districts2012 Rhode Island State General Assembly Senate Districts, refined from U.S. Census Bureau MAF/TIGER database source data. 09/2014
senateDist13r2.zip (2 MB) SHP
Shoreline and IslandsRhode Island coastal shoreline and Narragansett Bay with island features coded for easier graphic display. 07/1989
s44bby89.zip (0.6 MB) E00;
ribay.zip (0.6 MB) SHP
State BoundaryRhode Island state line boundary including coastline. 07/1989
s44bri89.zip (0.6 MB) E00;
statline.zip (0.5 MB) SHP
State, Coastline, Town BoundariesStateline, Coastline, and Town lines for Rhode Island digitized from 1997 orthophotography. 08/2001
ritown5k_e00.zip (1.4 MB) E00;
ritown5k_shp.zip (1.3 MB) SHP
Town LinesCity and town political boundaries for RI. 06/1998
s44btl88.zip (0.1 MB) E00;
townlins.zip (0.1 MB) SHP
ZIP Code Tabulation Areas5-Digit ZIP Code Tabulation Areas, refined from U.S. Census Bureau 2012 MAF/TIGER database source data. 02/2013
ZCTA13.zip (3 MB) SHP

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