The 'GEONAMES- populated places (ppl)' layer is a subset of the larger "GEONAMES" layer. This layer contain names of places or areas "with clustered or scattered buildings and a permanent human population (city, settlement, town, village)" in California.
Dataset extracted from 'gnis' and queried on major populated citites for use in the Digital Atlas.
This layer is useful for furnishing landmarks on plots. It can also serve as a base data layer. The features help to orient the viewer and give a sense of scale to the plot.
|Category||Points of Interest|
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|Metadata||ISO 19115/19139, FGDC CSDGM, Dublin Core|
|Data type||Vector point|
|Attributes||Feature_ID, Feature_Na, Class, ST_alpha, ST_num, County, County_num, Primary_la, Primary_lo, Primary_1, Primary_2, Source_lat, Source_lon, Source_l_1, Source_l_2, Elev_Meter, Map_Name|
|Services||Vector Query API|
|Last updated||2 Apr 2009 ago|