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Python Geospatial Analysis and Mapping

Learn how to use Python to work with urban spatial data.

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Course Info

  • Duration 7 video lessons (65 Mins)
  • Published Published
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Browse Course Chapters

  • 1. Introduction (2 mins)
  • 2. GIS Review (7 mins)
  • 3. Simple Spatial Analysis (10 mins)
  • 4. Simple Spatial Analysis, Part 2 (13 mins)
  • 5. Projecting Spatial Data (14 mins)
  • 6. Mapping Spatial Data with Basemap (15 mins)
  • 7. Wrap-Up (1 min)

Course Description

In this course we will learn how to use Python to work with urban spatial data. We will load shapefiles, conduct simple spatial analyses, and map our spatial data.

Learn these skills

  • Data Analysis
  • Data Visualization
  • Mapping
  • Site Planning
  • Technology


This course is approved for 1 AICP CM credit.


This course is approved for 1 SACPLAN CPD point.

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Geoff Boeing

Geoff Boeing

Geoff Boeing has a Ph.D. in City and Regional Planning from the University of California, Berkeley.

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