The burden of unemployment has been felt hardest on those in working-class factory, construction, and low-wage service jobs.
A new study details the rise of abandoned properties in Buffalo.
America's best cities for eating and drinking, according to Trulia.
Where America's Olympians were born and where they currently live reveals interesting clusters.
Workers do well on the east and west coasts.
A county-by-county breakdown of the U.S. creative class.
Creative class residents gather on the east and west coasts.
A provocative op-ed in the Detroit News raises tough questions about Detroit's revival and other cities.
On the state level, mental illness and stress levels don't play a role. Poverty and gun control policies do.
Research reveals why highly creative people who are open to new experience find themselves drawn to certain places.
Many U.S. cities cannot access the skilled workers they need.
Which countries have the most social media influence?
How America's biggest metro areas stack up.
A new measurement - based on satellite images - highlights cities' key role in economic development.
Where are the most tolerant metro areas?
Which American metros have the highest number of corporate headquarters per capita?
Which metros have the largest share of working class jobs?
Which metros have the largest share of service class workers?
Wage growth varies considerably by metropolitan area, according to numbers from the most recent quarter.