Despite modest success, most systems have neither increased mass transit commute share nor the vitality of city centers.
We're still limited in our ability to track the U.S. LGBT population, but there does appear to be a connection between gay neighborhoods and some of the markers of gentrification.
And what its rise means for urban transportation systems moving forward.
An uneven geography of disappearing wealth.
An interactive picture of Americans perpetually on the move.
And counting all of the people (and jobs) who have supposedly moved there.
An animation of western expansion.
Leigh Gallagher on her new book, The End of the Suburbs: Where the American Dream Is Moving.
In every metropolitan area in the U.S.
Welcome to your demographic future, Charlotte, North Carolina.
Do you know your city's "commuter-adjusted population"?
8 of the country's 15 fastest-growing cities are in Texas.
Flagstaff, Arizona, had the highest share of new mothers that were unmarried and Cheyenne, Wyoming, had the lowest.
Watch the world grow.
Sixty-four cities, 64 populations to rank by size.
New Census data on commute times suggests not much has changed in the last ten years.
New Census data sheds light on the relationship between poverty and selected racial groups in American cities.
A Handsome Atlas celebrates Uncle Sam’s data chops by reproducing three Statistical Atlases from the late 1800s.
3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and central air.
A perfect representation of density.