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Map labels American communities

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A new interactive map divides the country's communities into 15 different categories.

Featured on The Washington Post's website, the map shows the United States in a color-coded format that divides every state into sections.

Created by Dante Chinni, journalist and co-author of Our Patchwork Nation: The Surprising Truth About the "Real" America, the map is designed to explain who Americans are by characterizing their communities.

Click here to view the map and see what category your community fall into. 

For mobile viewers, use this link: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/govbeat/wp/2013/11/12/another-way-to-explain-who-we-are-the-15-types-of-communities-that-make-up-america/?tid=sm_fb

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