A report by researchers at PolicyMap and the Federal Reserve looks at investment needed to repair homes, and who is likely to need the costliest repairs.
The Lead Exposure Risk Index can help concerned residents, public health officials, and local organizations identify areas at risk of high lead exposure.
PolicyMap has developed new Medical Spending Estimates data that allow users to see which neighborhoods are likely burdened the most by medical expenses.
The past year has seen devastating hurricanes, floods, and fires. But going into summer, officials must prepare for the deadliest weather event: heat waves.
Some population groups are especially prone to natural disasters and extreme weather due to socioeconomic status, limited transportation, and other factors.