The top predominately female census tracts have some of the country’s prominent women’s colleges, as well as some women’s prisons.
We take a closer look at census tracts that are predominately male, some of them turn out to be the sites of prisons.
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.