Create a ZIP Code Region

Create a ZIP Code Region

Create a ZIP Code Region ZIP Codes are very small and can be difficult to select on a map. Selecting them via search or multi-select can also be very tedious if you have more than 10. CVSuite offers the ability to create a ZIP Code region by copy and pasting ZIP Codes from a list. Here is how it works. Step-by-step In region selection, add a new ZIP Code region. You can also use this feature to add ZIP Codes to an existing region.   click the “Paste data from spreadsheet” link.   Copy and paste your list of ZIP … Continued
Map Tiles

Map Tiles

Tile provider: United States Census Bureau Website: https://www.census.gov/geo/maps-data/data/tiger-line.html Version: 113th CD   What you need to know All map tiles are using the 113th Congressional District shapefiles from the Census Bureau. All legal boundaries and names are current as of January 1, 2010, with the exception of the 113th Congressional Districts and the State Legislative Districts, which are current as of January 1, 2013. From our research congressional and legislative districts, may have major redistricting occur every decennial Census (10 years). When viewing data years 2011-2012, be mindful that these data are displayed on a map from 2013. Boundaries and names may have shifted. Please keep this in mind when … Continued
Race and Ethnicity Demographic Data

Race and Ethnicity Demographic Data

How to access race and ethnicity data in CVSuite: 1.Navigating to the “Data and Maps” section of CVSuite 2. Select data sets and locate the “Demographic” tab in datasets When you first open the demographic data tab, you will see race and ethnicity data for the region you have selected. There are three aspects of demographics available across three different types of data. The types of data are: Population data by region which will show you the overall number of people living in a region, the racial, age and gender make-up of the population. Occupation data will show you how … Continued
Nonprofit Methodology Change 2015

Nonprofit Methodology Change 2015

04/28/2017   Summary: Recent changes at the National Center for Charitable Statistics (NCCS) in 2016 has delayed the release of the I990 Core PC data which is the main source for CVSuite’s nonprofit data. In order to avoid delays in CVSuite’s data update, we investigated other sources for nonprofit revenues data. We researched a new methodology that is equally comparable to the I990 Core PC data that uses the same data source NCCS uses to create the I990 Core PC file. Nonprofit revenues data originates from the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) financial files, a collection of I990 filings from all nonprofit businesses throughout the US. … Continued
Region Levels

Region Levels

The region level dropdown allows for exploration of granting data by different types of geographies. Region selected, is the region you have selected for the rest of the tool. State, county, zip code and MSA are available as well as congressional district. The congressional districts are updated yearly, so when seeing an older data year, please keep in mind the districts are specific to the most current year. You can find more details about this subject on our map tiles page.
What are invalid Zip Codes?

What are invalid Zip Codes?

What are invalid Zip Codes? ZIP Codes are postal codes used by the US Postal Service (USPS) to deliver mail. Although the majority of ZIP Codes do not change, the USPS can reallocate, add, or remove ZIP Codes to efficiently plan better delivery routes for quicker mail delivery. Periodically throughout the year, the CVSuite will sync our ZIP Codes with the latest ZIP Codes from the USPS and EMSI. Some users may have ZIP Codes as part of their permissions and existing regions that are no longer supported by the USPS. When CVSuite updates our ZIP Code region, we will automatically … Continued
Release Notes 2017.3 – 11/17/2017

Release Notes 2017.3 – 11/17/2017

Data Update 2017.3 – 11/17/2017 New Features: Added 2016 Year ZIP Code updates with USPS Ability to copy and paste ZIP Code list when creating a region Data Updates: All occupation data updated with new version (2011-2016) All industry data updated with new version (2011-2016) No changes to grant data (2011-2015) Nonprofit data added new year (2016) Current Data Versions: Name Source Source Version Available Years Industry Jobs Industry Earnings Industry Sales Occupation Data Granting Data Nonprofit Data CVI Index EMSI EMSI EMSI EMSI NASAA NCCS WESTAF 2017.3 2017.3 2017.3 2017.3 May 2016 2016 – 2011-2016 2011-2016 2011-2016 2011-2016 2011-2015 … Continued