Grant Writer Tools & Resources

Grant applications often require the applicant to provide geographic, demographic, economic and related information about the population or matter to be served/improved by the grant. ProximityOne provides a wide range of resources that can help grant writers develop grant applications. These resources are equally useful to funding organizations.

This section reviews access to a few of these tools and resources. Most of these resources are available at no fee. Some resources are available only to ProximityOneUser Group members. Join the User Group now, there is no fee. See terms of use.

Interactive Geographic-Demographic-Economic Tables
… view, query, rank, compare attributes for many types of geography.
• http://proximityone.com/rankingtables.htm

Custom Mapping Tools (Windows software tool)
… create custom maps for proposed service areas.
• CV XE GIS

Address Code Your Data (Windows software tool)
… show your address/location data on maps.
• http://proximityone.com/apigeocoder.htm

Chart Graphics; Population Pyramids (Windows software tool)
… age-cohort chart graphics for your county or school district.
• http://proximityone.com/chartgraphics.htm

Custom Neighborhood Maps
… create thematic/pattern maps; access related demographic-economic data by neighborhood.
• http://proximityone.com/neighborhood_patterns.htm

Custom City Maps
… create custom maps for cities of interest; examine in context of other geography.
• http://proximityone.com/citymaps.htm

America’s Communities Program
… demographic-economic profiles for individual cities.
• http://proximityone.com/acp.htm

School District Community Profiles
… demographic-economic multi-part profiles for individual school districts.
• http://proximityone.com/sddep.htm

County Population Trends; Annual Projections to 2020 by Age
… population trends profiles for individual counties … how is school age population changing? 65 & over?
• http://proximityone.com/outlook2020.htm
• most recent county “official” estimates

Metropolitan Area Characteristics
… geographic & demographic composition profiles for individual metros.
• http://proximityone.com/metros2013.htm

State Legislative District Characteristics
… geographic & demographic composition profiles for individual state legislative districts.
• http://proximityone.com/sld2013.htm

Congressional District Characteristics
… geographic & demographic composition profiles for individual congressional districts.
• http://proximityone.com/cd113.htm

Census Tract Demographic-Economic Patterns
Main Census Tracts section interactive tables includes all tracts:
General Demographics | Social Characteristics | Economic Characteristics | Housing Characteristics

ZIP Code Demographic-Economic Patterns
Main ZIP Code section … interactive tables include all ZIP code areas:
General Demographics | Social Characteristics | Economic Characteristics | Housing Characteristics

More about ProximityOne Demographic-Economic Projections
• Outlook 2018 | Outlook 2030 | Outlook 2060 | Quarterly 3 year
• integrated multi-sourced Situation & Outlook demographic-economic data

Terms of Use. Resources accessible via this section and in related files are proprietary to ProximityOne. The resources may not be redistributed. There is no warranty or guarantee of any type. The user is solely responsible for any use.

Support & DMI Web Sessions
Learn more about using resources described in this section. Join us in a Decision-Making Information Web session. There is no fee for these one-hour Web sessions. Each informal session is focused on a specific topic. The open structure also provides for Q&A and discussion of application issues of interest to participants. We can address your specific questions about using metro and county demographic economic data and related applications.

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