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Jurisdictional is an open directory of government entities in the United States

Jurisdictional is not an official product of government

What can I do with Jurisdictional?

Browse agencies and services

Find public agencies where you live. Find public services based on your location and needs.

Stay engaged

Find information about local events, find ways to participate and contribute and collaborate.

Power civic products

Inform civic-minded users on your own websites using embeddable Jurisdictional widgets.

How to get started?

Sign up and search for your Jurisdiction. Then, find your Public Agencies, Governing Bodies, Positions, and Services. If you don't see what you're looking for, add it, and contribute to the open dataset.

  • 🔍 Find an existing public entity
  • 📋 Add a new entity
  • 📝 Update information
  • 💭 Share Feedback
  • 🔁 Repeat

How much coverage does Jurisdictional have?

How do we not yet have robust sports-style statistics for our public services and servants? It is time We The People create a platform that inventories our public institutions, so that we can better understand, collaborate with, and improve outcomes — together.

3,100 counties

15,000 towns

16,000 cities

1,000 special districts

5,000 public agencies

2,000 boards & commissions

500,000 public officials

1,000 public services

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