Census Data

Nik Freeman

A Map of all the Places in the U.S. Where Nobody Lives

About 47 percent of the country is unoccupied.

Reuters

America's Biggest Metros Are Growing Much Faster Than Other Cities

The population of cities with more than a million people jumped 3.2 percent, much better than the 2.4 percent for the U.S. overall.

Zato Novo

Watch Your Name Grow and Shrink in Popularity Across the U.S.

Tracking the spread of 29,000 baby names over the past century.

Reuters/Andrew Innerarity

New York Probably Will Lose Its (Population) Edge Over Florida

Florida is expected to edge out New York as the third most populous state in the 2013 census.

Reuters

Americans Are Terrible at Estimating Income Inequality

In some surprising ways.