A zip code map of the United States shows a comparison of measurement values across US States.
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zipcode. This article demonstrates how to use the Alias setting to make the dataset field
zipconform to this requirement.
The following steps demonstrate how to plot the proportion of buildings that are designated for residential use at the level of zip code, across the territory of US. It uses a custom dataset
HUD Residential/Business Ratios [data source
samples.hud_zip_county_122010], and produces a map with bubble marks that correspond to the relative size of the measurement for each
HUD Residential/Business Ratios[data source
samples.hud_zip_county_122010]; see Creating Visuals.
In the visuals menu, find and click map, the sixth choice on the third row.
Note that the shelves of the visual changed. They are now X, Y, Geo, Measures, Tooltips, and Filters.
The mandatory shelves for map visuals are Geo and Measures.
Populate the shelves from the available fields (Dimensions, Measures, and so on) listed in the left navigation menu.
zipand drag it over the Geo shelf on the main part of the screen. Drop to add it to the shelf.
res_ratioand drag it over the Measures shelf on the main part of the screen. Drop to add it to the shelf.
On the shelf, on
sum(res_ratio) field, click the icon (down arrow), select Aggregates, and then select Remove Aggregate.
Note that the shelf now contains the modified field
Ratio of Residential Use Properties.
zipand drag it over the Filters shelf on the main part of the screen. Drop to add it to the shelf.
zipfield, and select Enter/Edit Expression.
In the Enter/Edit Expression modal window,
([zip] BETWEEN 99501 AND 99950)
1-3, as described in Mark Size Range.
Click Refresh Visual.
The map visual appears. You can adjust the size and focus of the visual to show the area of interest.
Click Edit next to the title of the visualization.
US Residential Address Zipcode Map.
Above the left navigation bar, click Save.