The population of a given metro area affects airline travelers more than you might think.
Airports play a considerable role in economic development, and the most important cargo they move is people.
Two teams from smaller metros are doing remarkably well in this year's playoffs. But big city franchises have typically dominated NBA titles.
A conversation with Alan Ehrenhalt, author of The Great Inversion, on what it means for communities across America.
Denser cities are more productive, more innovative, and more energy efficient. But only up to a point.
You've heard the story of the city's downfall. This is the story of its comeback.
The job market for this year's college graduates is tough, but choosing the right city can make all the difference.
The region's reliance on manufacturing may have hindered its economic revitalization, according to a Chicago Fed study.
In the last few years, New York has risen to prominence in the world of tech start-ups.
Sizing up the global clout of U.S. cities.
61 percent of Americans have a favorable view of their local government.
Another step in New York's rise as an urban center for tech.
Growth downtown has outpaced Cleveland's suburbs and exurbs.
Author Jonah Lehrer talks with us about the nexus of creativity and cities.
Large U.S. cities offer high quality of life for women, according to the Social Science Research Council.
New York, San Francisco, Boston, and D.C. top a new ranking of the best cities for transit.
Despite Friday Night Lights portrayals, there's a lot more geographic diversity in NFL prospects than you might think.
A new study ranks Atlanta, not New York or L.A., as the most influential on our musical tastes.
A new report tracks violence and incarceration rates across America's states and metros.