Mapbox Boundaries is an expertly curated set of global boundary data that allows you to add boundaries to your maps, dashboards, and data visualizations. Mapbox Boundaries consists of multiple data layers that come cartographically-matched, georeferenced, and processed as a Mapbox vector tileset ready for integration with your maps and data.
Mapbox Boundaries makes your maps more useful by enabling you to interact with world polygons, adding valuable context to your maps and supporting comprehensive analysis. This added coverage can help:
There are currently five data types in Mapbox Boundaries:
Mapbox Boundaries is a world wide, curated data product that covers everything from Chinese prefectures and Japanese 7-digit postal codes to French arrondissements and US neighborhoods. Exact coverage varies by country and we encourage you to explore the Mapbox Boundaries country explorer to see all of the data available to you.
Additionally, Mapbox Boundaries has China, Japan, India, and a US / International representation of all boundaries, so you can provide localized context for data to your customers wherever they do business.
Follow this getting started guide to begin building maps with Mapbox Boundaries.
Mapbox Boundaries facilitates data driven decision making by enabling you to join custom data with boundary polygons. The data product also allows you to visualize your data by areas such as country, region, sub-region, or post code to unlock insights within your own application. You can:
Here is an example that demonstrates how a user can aggregate point data into polygon hierarchies (using the data join technique and the Tile Query API) to analyze hospital charges in the US - all rendered through an interactive map with GL JS.
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To add Mapbox Boundaries to a map style in Mapbox Studio, select the “Add Layer” button and view the “Sources” tab. Next, add the desired tilesets as a layer within a map by selecting specific boundary tilesets from the list of Mapbox Boundaries tilesets. Access to the Mapbox Boundaries tilesets is controlled by your Mapbox account access token. If you would like a trial of Boundaries, please contact our sales team
Mapbox Boundaries is available as part of an annual subscription plan. For specific pricing quotes, please talk to our sales team or your Mapbox representative.
Yes. Boundaries may only be used in conjunction with a Mapbox Map, and you may not (and may not permit any third party to) trace or otherwise derive or extract content, data and/or information from Boundaries. You may only access Boundaries via the Mapbox APIs (i.e., not as a data file). Please see the Mapbox Service Terms for a complete version of our Service Terms.