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I Love Maps

So here’s one from TIME, on population density. I did not realize Dallas-Fort Worth was the fifth largest metropolitan area. I did not know that.


(it’s an old map, completely irrelevant to the link above)


  1. #1 Joseph j7uy5
    October 31, 2006

    And there are 1,134 persons per square mile in the state of New Jersey. I get claustrophobic just thinking about it.

  2. #2 Tree
    October 31, 2006

    Kewl. You can almost pick out the old Appalachian trail by the settlements on one side of the divide.

  3. #3 Katie
    November 12, 2006

    Strangely, that is one of my favorite maps of the Cheasapeake area…first drawn by John Smith’s party exploring the area.

    I particularly like north to the right, all those hills and what looks like the eastern shore on steroids.

    Thanks for sharing the irrelevant map – I hadn’t looked at it in a while.