Azavea is an award-winning geospatial software design and development company based in Philadelphia. The firm was organized in 2000 to create technologically advanced solutions for web and mobile geospatial data visualization and analysis. Azavea is a certified B Corporation, a for-profit company that operates with a social mission. Our mission is to apply geospatial data and software to create more sustainable, vital and livable communities while advancing the state-of-the-art through research.
Azavea works in a variety of domains including: economic development, elections, urban forestry, crime analysis, water, and land conservation. In addition, the company manages several open source civic software projects (DistrictBuilder, OpenTreeMap and others); develops an open source spatial data processing framework, GeoTrellis; and maintains Cicero, an elections and civic data API.