mouse wheel : Zoom in/out

mouse wheel : Move Map

You can also use W,A,S,D,I,O on your keyboard or the controls on the right.

You can still change Fill Color, click on countries to paint them, etc.

Step 1: Coloring/Editing the Map

Single Selection

Select the color you want and click on a county on the map. Right-click on a county to remove its color or hide it.

State Selection

Select a State and click COLOR STATE to color all counties in that state with the selected Fill Color.

Make a Map of a Single State (with county names shown)

Select the State that you want to isolate and click ISOLATE STATE. The single state map also features the county names on the map. To return to the whole map view again, choose RESTORE STATES.

Isolate Multiple States

Fill the field below with the abbreviations of the States (comma-separated) you want to isolate on the map and click ISOLATE. All other States will be hidden. Use the zoom tool to enlarge the map and center it on the remaining States.

Search for a County and Color it

Search for the county you want and click COLOR COUNTY to fill it with the current Fill Color. To remove the color of the selected county, choose REMOVE COLOR .

More Options

* Available only on single-state maps
Step 2: Choosing the Legend

Add the title you want for the map's legend and choose a label for each color. Change the color for all counties in a group by clicking on it.

Color Label Remove
Step 3: Getting the Map

When ready, select Preview Map. To download the map: Right Click -> Save Image or select Download Map. In case you want to change something, select Edit. To start over, select Clear All.

Download Map Undo

You can also use Excel to speed up the creation process for this map. Full instructions here.