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Constructing Trade Areas

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Lesson Objective: Construct a trade area to better analyze the area surrounding a point of interest.

Estimated Time: ~6 Minutes


  • Build a single trade area around a point spatial object
  • Learn to create polygons to eliminate overlap
  • Generate multiple trade areas to create "doughnuts" or rings
  • Challenge yourself with a quiz!

Recommended Follow-Up Training:  Identifying Nearest Objects, Calculating Distance