The CRA Small Business Lending data can identify the areas in which lending institutions are investing or where entrepreneurs are improving local economies.
We compare the list of top 10 counties in terms of population density to the top 10 counties in percentage of workers who use public transit to get to work.
Many of the top ten census tracts for both percentages of males and females for 2009 are the locations of prisons or all-female colleges.
The male-female ratio is a new demographic indicator we have on PolicyMap. It is defined as the number of men in the area divided by the number of females.
Although we have long had age group indicators from the Census and Claritas, we’ve recently added the Claritas estimate and projection for median age.
If you think your commute is bad, consider that for some, the average daily travel time to work is over an hour and a half.
Population density is a new indicator we have, and tells how many people are packed into an area. And to no one’s surprise, the Big Apple tops the lists.