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Monday Mapday

Maps showing themes and trends, published every Monday.

Monday Mapday: Native Americans in the Metro Region

By | November 20th, 2017|Categories: Monday Mapday, Race and Diversity|

In 1990, President George H.W. Bush signed a joint congressional resolution to designate November 1990 as "National American Indian Heritage Month."  Since 1994, similar presidential proclamations have been issued every year.  Today, the month [...]

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Monday Mapday: New FCC Data on Broadband Access

By | November 14th, 2017|Categories: Economy, Education, Monday Mapday|

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently released data on fixed broadband access. The data are at the census tract level across the entire United States.  Below are maps of the data for the Atlanta [...]

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Monday Mapday: Veterans in Metro Atlanta

By | November 6th, 2017|Categories: Monday Mapday, Other Demographics|

In anticipation of Veterans Day this coming Saturday, November 11th, we provide a map of where veterans live in the Atlanta Metro region.  According to estimates from the American Community Survey (2011-15, 5-year average), [...]

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Monday Mapday: Hoards of Trick-or-Treaters in the Metro Region

By | October 30th, 2017|Categories: Monday Mapday, Special Features, Uncategorized|

Tomorrow is Halloween, and to get you in the spirit, we've created a map showing the highest concentrations of potential trick-or-treaters.  With the exception of a few neighborhoods in the central cities of Atlanta [...]

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Monday Mapday: Childhood Poverty in Decline?

By | October 23rd, 2017|Categories: Economy, Monday Mapday|

According to a recent article in the Atlantic, childhood poverty in the United States is at a record low, down to 15.7% as of 2016.  This is well below the post-recession high of 18.1% [...]

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Monday Mapday: Generation X in Metro Atlanta

By | October 16th, 2017|Categories: Age and Generations, Monday Mapday|

Classifying age groups into "generations" is by no means a perfect science.  Nonetheless, it's almost always helpful when assessing economic, political, and cultural trends to group people based on the year they were born.  [...]

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