The Census' Supplemental Poverty Measure paints a different picture of the poor and the social safety net.
A photo essay of life along the King Coal Highway shows the struggling, post-mining towns of southern West Virginia.
Does the home-sharing service really disrupt neighborhoods? Or just commercial hotel profits?
Researchers are starting to explain the anxiety many victims feel.
Unlike San Francisco or New York City, the nation's capital is an expensive city to call home as a result of federal fiat.
The country's first institute of adaptation science will help Norfolk, Virginia, deal with its steadily rising waters.
It's partly a legacy of Franco's aggressive post-Civil War housing regime.
How maps created for fire insurers show the evolution of cities.
Korean artist Do Ho Suh reconsiders the meaning of "home" with incredibly detailed sculptures of mundane yet highly personal household items.
What we've learned from our 9-month series on tomorrow's urban mobility.
A closer look at the history of Mexican migration patterns reveals that it's actually a natural choice.
There's a lot to discuss in a new report outlining how to create better jobs and more affordable housing for the Bay Area.
Since 1997, the Center for Urban Pedagogy has used graphic design to explain byzantine local policies and processes to New Yorkers.
Members of the Soul Tigers Marching Band find stability amid the chaos of adolescence and difficult circumstances.
A new report covers the meteoric growth of the city's real estate market.
A clever combined market and apartment project navigates strict Dutch laws for food and housing.
The rental market is tightening and paths to home ownership are few in the now-hip city.
Lessons from—and for—this summer's tragedy in Ferguson, Missouri.