Live, Work, Locate allows potential citizens and businesses to explore quality of life indicators and business characteristics that help them determine if they would like to live, work, or locate a business in the community. This application is a configuration of ArcGIS and Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS that can be deployed by government agencies and accessed by citizens and businesses on desktop computers as well as tablet and smartphone devices.

Live, Work, Locate can be deployed as a collection of applications that supports all three decision points (live, work, locate); or as a single application focused on a key theme, for example, where citizens may like to live in a community.


Live, Work, Locate requires specific software.

Requirement Description
Map authoring
  • ArcMap 10.4 - 10.6, and
  • ArcGIS Online subscription
GIS service hosting
  • ArcGIS Online subscription, or
  • ArcGIS 10.4 for Server (Standard or Advanced), or
  • ArcGIS Enterprise 10.5 - 10.6 (Standard or Advanced)
  • Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS (ArcGIS Online)

What you get

When you download the Live, Work, Locate application, the download includes the following:

Directory Item Description
Application Images A folder containing application icons.
MapsandGeodatabase Live.mxd A map document used to publish the Live service.
Locate.mxd A map document used to publish the Locate service.
Work.mxd A map document used to publish the Work service.
StateGovernment.gdb State Government geodatabase with sample data.

What's new

Below are the release dates and notes for Live, Work, Locate.

Date Description
January 2018
  • Support for ArcGIS 10.6.
March 2017
  • The Near Me widget now allows users to specify the maximum number of results to be returned.
January 2017
  • The first release of Live, Work, Locate.

Get started with Live, Work, Locate

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Deployment option

Follow a few simple steps to leverage ArcGIS Pro and the ArcGIS Solutions Deployment Tool to quickly deploy this solution in your ArcGIS organization, configure it, and load your data if needed.