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RPR gets Maponics school boundary data

Districts, thousands of individual schools mapped

Maponics LLC has announced an agreement with Realtors Property Resource LLC to provide attendance boundaries for school districts -- and, where available, individual schools -- to the national property database.RPR, which is available only to members of the National Association of Realtors, provides users with assessor and recorder data, active and off-market listings, and information on mortgages, foreclosures and preforeclosures, demographics and schools.Norwich, Vt.-based Maponics, which supplies neighborhood boundary definitions to many property listing sites, announced in May that it would also provide school district boundaries and attendance boundaries for individual schools.Maponics launched its school boundaries product with nationwide coverage of school districts, also providing attendance boundaries for individual schools attended by about 20 percent of the U.S. student population.In announcing the second release of the product in September, Maponics said it had mapped atten...