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SparkMap Subscription FAQs
Where can I sign up for a consultation / live demo?
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to set up a live demonstration and see how SparkMap can elevate your workflow.
Can I have a trial run of SparkMap before subscribing?
Unfortunately, we don’t offer trials of our paid subscriptions. However, you can always access the basic features of our Map Room and Community Needs Assessment for free.
Additionally, you can test the Community Needs Assessment at each subscription level with limited geographies. In these demos, you can try Intro, Pro, Premium, and Premium Annual features like building multi-county reports, accessing additional indicators, and integrating ZIP code-level data. Test these features by clicking the green “Try…” buttons above, or visiting our Community Needs Assessment Demo page.
Does SparkMap offer discounts?
At this time, we do not offer discounts. However, if you’d like to speak with us about a specific request, please email us at email@example.com.
Are there additional resources to help me pick the right subscription plan?
Do you support multiple licenses for organizations?
SparkMap can support up to 5 subscriptions per organization. Please contact us for multi-subscription rates. Interested in building your own company-wide data hub? Our parent organization, the Center for Applied Research and Engagement Systems (CARES), specializes in producing multi-user data tools for a wide range of industries. Visit careshq.org to learn more about CARES’ platforms for finding, storing, and sharing data, maps, and reports.
Which subscriptions allow me to select multiple counties in the Community Needs Assessment?
You can select multiple counties with our Intro, Pro, and Premium subscriptions!
What data are included with each subscription?
Your access to SparkMap’s indicators varies depending on your subscription level. Access all available indicators with a Premium Subscription. View our indicators by subscription level in our indicator list.
What types of data are included in each subscription?
Which subscriptions allow me to create Community Needs Assessments for ZIP code-level data?
View ZIP code-level data for 100+ indicators with a Premium Annual subscription. For a full list of indicators available at the ZIP code level, check out our Premium Subscription indicator list.
What is the main difference between a Pro and Premium subscription?
Both Pro and Premium Subscriptions grant the ability to upload and map your own data in the Map Room. The Premium Subscription differs from the Pro Subscription, because it provides advanced Map Room access, plus advanced options in the Community Needs Assessment. With a Premium Subscription, access custom location selection tools, benchmark reporting options, and access to ZIP code-level reports. (ZIP code-level reports available for Premium Annual Subscribers only.)
Why should I subscribe?
Do you spend a lot of time looking for data from the Census, American Fact Finder, or other secondary data sources? Would you benefit from having access to robust assessments and customizable maps to inform business strategy, storytelling, case-making, or research? If so, then SparkMap is for you! SparkMap tools are flexible and can be used to complete CNAs, determine strategies, and implement solutions across a variety of sectors. SparkMap gives you quick access to reliable, up-to-date, and relevant data, anytime you need it.