DistrictBuilder, Azavea’s free redistricting tool, recently held a competition in partnership with the Public Mapping Project to encourage more participation in the redistricting process.
We calculated which congressional districts have become over or underpopulated since they were last drawn.
Explore Pennsylvania’s soon-to-be-defunct gerrymandered Congressional districts through info prepared for a U.S. Federal Court expert witness report.
Seven years ago Azavea began working with the Public Mapping Project to create DistrictBuilder, an open source, web software tool that would enable people to draw their own legislative district plans. We worked with leading redistricting experts: Michael McDonald (Associate Professor at the University of Florida and head of the Elections Project) and Micah Altman […]
Learn about our methodology for ranking the efficiency gap for each Congressional delegation in all 50 states and visualize the results.
In part 1 of our series on Azavea’s redistricting and gerrymandering work, we look at the history of our involvement in this space and what we’re currently working on. Gerrymandering, compactness, contiguity, the efficiency gap. These are the kinds of words that make a lot of redistricting nerds excited these days. Rarely does the application […]