Have you ever needed to load an ESRI "shape file" and wondered if that's an easy effort or a difficult effort? I know I have and I assumed that it was a pretty difficult effort. However, I learned today that's actually pretty easy!
The problem I was trying to solve was this:
- We have property data in our Oracle database.
- Each property has a latitude and longitude in the database.
- We also store the census tract information in our database. This includes the following for each property (in increasing granularity levels from top to bottom):
- Census (more...)