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.
In preparation for the 2020 Census, PolicyMap is looking at how public libraries can be used to increase response rates in hard-to-count communties.
Using a report from the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University, PolicyMap analyzes housing challenges in Austin, Denver, and Dallas.
Here are the winning submissions from The Place Database Contest, showing how compelling maps can be used to illustrate issues in land use and planning.
Areas can be ready when disasters strike by identifying their strengths and weaknesses, with new Baseline Resilience Indicators for Communities (BRIC) data.
PolicyMap has improved its home sale data to now include two-to-four unit housing and condominiums/cooperative housing, in addition to single-family homes.
PolicyMap has developed new Medical Spending Estimates data that allow users to see which neighborhoods are likely burdened the most by medical expenses.
In many ways, people’s incomes often depend on where they were raised. Different areas can offer different resources for different life outcomes.