OpenFEMA Dataset: FEMA Regions - v2

Version: 2
Last Data Refresh: 10-18-2023
Entity Name FemaRegions
API Endpoint https://www.fema.gov/api/open/v2/FemaRegions
Update Frequency irregular
Program URL
Category Miscellaneous
Keywords regions

Description

Provides a list of FEMA Regions including the address for each region's headquarters as well as a point in GeoJSON format that identifies headquarters and a geometry shape for the region in GeoJSON format.

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Full Data

Format Address Record Count Approximate File Size
csv Link to csv tiny (< 10 MB)
json Link to json tiny (< 10 MB)
jsona Link to jsona tiny (< 10 MB)
jsonl Link to jsonl tiny (< 10 MB)
geojson Link to geojson

Data Fields

Name Title Type Description Is Searchable
name Name
text

The name of the FEMA Region Headquarters

yes
region Region
smallint

The Region number

yes
address Address
text

Address location of the FEMA Region Headquarters office

yes
city City
text

City location of the FEMA Region Headquarters office

yes
state State
text

State where the FEMA Region Headquarters office is located

yes
zipCode Zip Code
text

Zip code of the FEMA Region Headquarters office

yes
states States
stringarray

A list of states that encompass the region

yes
loc Location
point

Geolocation of the FEMA Region Headquarters

yes
regionGeometry Geometry
polygon

Polygon coordinates of the states that the region encompasses

yes
lastRefresh Last Refresh
datetimez

Date the record was last updated in the API data store

yes
hash Hash
text

MD5 Hash of the fields and values of the record

no
id ID
uuid

Unique ID assigned to the record

yes

See Also

Access the metadata API calls for additional information:

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