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Map Title: Population Growth by County - 2012-2013
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: Map-making software company ESRI created a map with an interesting interactive feature. Slide a bar on the map one way, and the user will see which counties experienced population growth from 2012 to 2013. Slide it the other way, and the user will see whether it was net migration, natural increase, or both that drove that growth.

Map Title: 2013-2018 State Consveration and Development Plan (adopted June 3, 2013)
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: The Office of Policy and Management has the state's conservation and development plan map, which shows priority funding areas, conservation areas, historic districts, and more. (The map requires Flash.)

Map Title: Growth of U.S. Cities 2012-2013
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: Governing magazine used 2013 Census Bureau data to show how cities around the country are growing (or shrinking).

Map Title: People moving from and to Connecticut by County, 2007 to 2011
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: The Hartford Courant has used data from the Census Bureau to examine migration to and from Connecticut by county for the entire country.

Map Title: Percentage of Workers Walking to Work, 2012
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: Governing magazine used Census data to create a map show what percentage of workers walk to their jobs in the 300 biggest cities in the country.

Map Title: Migration Between States, 2012
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: Vizynary, a data anylytics company, produced an infographic showing the migration between states in 2012. (People in Connecticut moved mostly to Massachusetts, New York, and Florida.)

Map Title: Property Tax Burden, 2012
Interactive: No
Printable: Yes
Description: Ux.Blog, the blog of IDV Solutions, a software company, produced a series of maps showing income, property values, and property taxes and then how those relate to each other.

Map Title: USDA Food Access Research Atlas, 2014
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: The US Department of Agriculture produced a map that pulls together Census data and access to supermarkets.

Map Title: Connecticut Aerial Photos Showing Neigborhood Change
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: Look at how any location in Connecticut developed over time courtesy of UConn's Map and Geographic Information Center. The user is able to input any address in Connecticut and see a side-by-side comparison of aerial photos from 1934, 1990, 2004, 2006 versus current aerial photos from Google Maps. There are plans to add aerial photos from the 1950s, 1970s, and 1990s.

Map Title: Number of Special Districts, 1952 - 2012
Interactive: Yes
Printable: No
Description: The Census Bureau provides a graphical look at the growth of special districts at the county level across the country over the last 60 years.

 
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