City Lots San Francisco in .json
I needed a really big
.json file for testing various code.
The CityLots spatial data layer is a representation of the City and County of San Francisco's Subdivision parcels. The initial file is in the
.shp (shapefile) format and as the conversion process is quite cumbersome I uploaded the data as a
Warning: size is 189,9 MB.
The initial file can be downloaded from San Francisco Data.
Converting .shp to .json
- download the
.zipfile from San Francisco Data
- install gdal
- help for installing on a mac can be found here and here
- install shp2json via
npm install shp2json -g
$ shp2json citylots.zip citylots.jsonfrom the command line
- substack's shp2json
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