Bankruptcy data is now available on PolicyMap at the county level, showing both business and non-business bankruptcies.
Incomes & Spending
Posts about data on income, poverty, federal tax returns, economic mobility, location affordability, area median income, low mod, bankruptcy & more.
Since so many people are talking about the role the minimum wage plays on the economy and its workers, we added it to PolicyMap.
HUD’s Location Affordability index looks at the combined costs of housing and transportation, to get a true look at the cost of living in an area.
Our student poverty data from the Census’s SAIPE program now includes all years from 2000 to 2012, and shows percents as well as counts.
The front page article of the Philadelphia Inquirer featured a story on the rise of poverty in parts of the City over the last decade. The article described a startling 62% increase in poverty in communities in Northeast Philadelphia during that time. This news inspired us to take a closer look at poverty data here […]