They're still largely concentrated in the older suburbs of just a handful of metro areas.
Why does this phenomenon affect some cities much more than others?
It turns out the most cohesive neighborhoods are almost never the most diverse ones. But does that mean we shouldn't fight against self-segregation?
Researchers have found evidence that strong social ties may be just as important as not smoking.
NYU sociologist Patrick Sharkey takes a hard look at why racial inequality in so many American neighborhoods spans generations.
Plutocratization is a problem in a very select group of U.S. cities — three to be exact.
Just in time for Valentine's Day.
The segregation between the rich and poor is clearer than ever.
Diverse neighborhoods had higher population growth and stronger property value growth last year – and they’re a bit pricier to begin with.
Now you can book your rent-a-room by neighborhood.
Increasingly, I find fashionable inner city neighborhoods as banal as any suburb, just more expensive.
A new study details the rise of abandoned properties in Buffalo.
An interactive mapping effort tries to find where locals think their neighborhoods actually are.
Downwardly mobile Millennials—especially the ones who are natives of increasingly expensive cities—are rewriting the rules of gentrification.
Drift wants you to "unfamiliarize" yourself in familiar places.
A Toronto photographer tracked the same addresses over four decades to tell his city's changing story.
Researchers are working on better understanding the interrelated shifts of retail, demographics, and hyperlocal economies
Comparing images of cities and neighborhoods to gather data on perceptions of place