Together We can build a better map

DistrictBuilder puts the power of drawing electoral maps in the hands of the people. Redistricting can be a transparent process that represents communities fairly and prevents gerrymandering.

DistrictBuilder is a free and open source redistricting tool.

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Accurate down to the block

DistrictBuilder’s software gives you access to the same block-level data used in legal redistricting plans — for free. Come to the table with electoral maps that better reflect local communities and lead to fair representation.

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Build beautiful maps

Rapidly draw visually engaging and informative maps in our modern interface.

Analyze your map

Evaluate population demographics and analyze with commmon redistricting metrics.

Engage your audience

Easily export your custom map and share in an article, on social media, or anywhere online.

New feature Get the public involved with DistrictBuilder Organizations

Public engagement in the redistricting process is key to creating fair districts. With DistrictBuilder Organizations, your redistricting commission, agency, or community group can collect maps and input from the public for redistricting.

  • Engage the public and collect maps they create, with unlimited users
  • Custom region support for redistricting anywhere, at every level of government - city, county, school district or state
  • Choose the best maps to feature on your custom-branded Organization page
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Kind words What the redistricting community is saying

Over 6,000 people, ranging in age from 13 through 70, used DistrictBuilder to draw their own congressional districts for the commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Our mappers loved the experience of using DistrictBuilder and the visualizations it creates.
Justin Villere
Managing Director at Draw the Lines PA
I can't wait to see this tool become more fleshed out, it already has such great potential and I was having a LOT of fun with the tiny block groups. Keep up the great work!

Organizations are using DistrictBuilder to engage the public in redistricting

Fight for fair and transparent redistricting. DistrictBuilder empowers you to draw a better map.

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Delve deeper Redistricting resources and information

Explore questions of proportionality, competitiveness, contiguity, and more, as new legal decisions, public oversight, and technology change the criteria for drawing electoral districts.

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Build the map that demands fair representation

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