Resources for Dr. Ryan's IDC 101 class.
Last Updated: Oct 16, 2014
- Look Up a Zip Code - U. S. Postal Service
Find a zip code by street address
- Zip Code Map of Louisville
A map showing the city of Louisville and its zip codes. When map loads, press "Ctrl +" to enlarge map. Then click on color-coded zip code areas to view information for that area.
- Map-it Find Local Leaders and Services by Address
Locate information about local leaders, representatives and services in your neighborhood.
- Louisville Metro Council Members
Locate your council person. Find information on activities in your council district. Find a detailed map of your council district.
- Metro Louisville Park System
Find locations of parks in your council district
- Crime Map
The most recent crime data available is from 3 days prior to the current date, i.e. “three days ago”. Use the filter tool to change the time range. Click the icons to see crime detail.
- Courier-Journal Data Center - Crime Reports
Search by zip code for crimes in the Louisville area.
- National Center for Education Statistics
Search for information on schools in your zip code area.
- School Report Card
Locate performance reports for school in your neighborhood
- Non-Profit Organization Locator - Foundation Center
Locate non-profit organizations by zip code.
- City Data.com
City Data has collected and analyzed data from numerous sources to create as complete and interesting profiles of all U.S. cities. It contains graphs of latest real estate prices and sales trends, recent home sales, home value estimator, hundreds of thousands of maps, satellite photos, stats about residents (race, income, ancestries, education, employment...), geographical data, crime data and more
- Area Vibes - Louisville Neighborhoods
Find various types of information based on different neighborhoods in the Louisville area.
- American Fact Finder– U.S. Census Bureau
This is a great source for population, housing, economic, and geographic data.
- Kentucky State Data Center
Louisville Metro Council districts-detailed statistics (2000 data).
- Brainy Zip
Welcome to BrainyZip. Now you can lookup all zip codes to find information including: State, County, Post Office Name, Latitude, and Longitude. For most populated zip codes we are providing demographic, social, economic, and housing data. Just click on the first two numbers or state of the zip code you are trying to find.
- Zip Codes.com
Use it to find information on zip codes, lookup the zip+4 of any address in the U.S., find all the zip codes in any given radius, find the distance between any two zip codes and even get the driving directions between them!
- Zip Map
This Google Map mashup will help you find the zip code for anywhere in the United States. Clicking on the map or keying a zip code or address into the search box will zoom the map to the area of that particular zip code.
- Zip Skinny
The site provides an interesting "first glance" at a ZIP Code area, but it should only be seen as that -- a first glance. It is not a substitute for the more thorough research you should do prior to making decisions about relocating to or conducting business in a particular location.