Elections Maps : Hexmap

Hexmap

Congressional District Hexmap version 1.1

Hexmed

Background

This map was developed as a way to display congressional district information in a way that does not incorrectly overemphasize sparsely populated districts, while maintaining at least some geographic information. For an introduction, based on version 1.0, see this post.

License

Creative Commons License
The Congressional District Hexmap by Daniel Donner for Daily Kos Elections is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. Please provide a link to this page in any published material so that others may take advantage of the files as well.

Shapefiles 

   CDs - CD borders only

   States - state shapes only

SVG files

   With labels

   Without labels

Image files

   With labels

   Without labels

Examples

Daily Kos - posts on Daily Kos that use the map can be found here.

Crystal Ball - Mapping the Crystal Ball’s House Ratings

Alec Rajeev - Interactive version