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Settlements and Localities Digital Boundaries

Settlements and Localities Digital Boundaries

Shapefiles provided in Zip format that can be used with Settlements and Localities population estimates publications.

Please note: The following files are Zipfiles and are quite large so may take a few minutes to download.

Current Settlements 2020 boundaries
  Settlements 2020 centroids
  Localities 2020 boundaries
  Localities 2020 centroids
Historical Settlements 2016 boundaries
  Settlements 2016 centroids
  Localities 2016 boundaries
  Localities 2016 centroids
  Settlements 2012 boundaries
  Localities 2012 boundaries
  Settlements 2010 boundaries
  Localities 2010 boundaries