Parks serve an essential purpose in our communities, health, and ecosystems. Park Locations and Park Priority Areas from The Trust for Public Land show the areas in most need of parks, the demographics of households near parks, including income physical activity and mental health levels, and environmental conditions including urban heat and air pollution.
Concern over the state of small business, devastated by mandated lockdowns and restrictions, continues to rise. Understanding the loan programs available to small businesses is increasingly important in economic recovery. Data on the SBA’s most popular loan programs – 7(a) and 504 – is now on PolicyMap.
PolicyMap recently added vaccination data from the CDC to our platform. The data shows the percentage of people vaccinated by state, who received one or two doses, and those fully vaccinated.
American Community Survey 5-year estimates provide new race & ethnicity indicators. PolicyMap users can now look at Hispanic or Latino ethnicity by race.
COVID-19 cases are surging in rural areas. By using health resources data, we can identify areas with substantial health-related challenges