A new report reveals that zero counties in the U.S. have enough housing for families in extreme poverty.
It would take service workers in San Jose 20 years to save up for a home.
The traditional style of these maps and graphs engage the eye in a way most contemporary visualizations don’t.
Developing nations have problems with sewage in the water—but so do L.A. and New Jersey.
A new report finds that more than one in eight of the nation’s young people are neither employed nor in school.
An ongoing project visualizes segregation data in urban areas.
One man’s attempt at mapping the “bendyness” of the planet’s pavement.
Across L.A. County, more people are living on the streets today than in recent years.
Is it because of O’Hare? Asian lanterns? Hallucinations due to overripe Chicago hotdogs?
Data scientists at the University of Cambridge explore how urban odors can guide better city design.
The folks at CityMetric, at least, are far from pleased.
Jerry Gretzinger has been working on his 1,500-square-foot map for much of his life.
Will it be still as a crypt tomorrow or gusty as a typhoon?
A new visualization, based on NYPD numbers, shows just how hazardous the city is for pedestrians.
A data scientist visualizes the sprawling site so you can find that weird, niche-interest group you never even knew to look for.
A fascinating resource for lovers of city planning, made possible by open data.
The figures highlight the mismatch between dipping job earnings and soaring housing costs.
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is currently occupied with issues of policing and crime. But the city’s massive housing problem is also an issue indivisible from justice.
More than 700 people have perished in the yawning crevice—here’s where and how.