Mapping America: Every City, Every Block

The New York Times has a new interactive feature that enables you to construct maps using census data gathered between 2005 and 2009. You can display maps for race and ethnicity, income, housing, and education, and can look up any city or zipcode. Play around with different cities. Anyone who as taken an urban Click to Read More

Map of the Gender Gap in Pay by State

A recent US Census Bureau report analyzing gender wage disparity in the US shows Washington State in the bottom quartile of states ranked in terms of gender wage parity, which is about 75% in Washington State as opposed to the national average of about 80%.

Today’s New York Times Economix blog offers further breakdowns Click to Read More