Monday Mapday: Where do the Metro’s Unmarried Females Live?

This Monday Mapday continues our look at where unmarried Atlantans live, this time focusing on unmarried women.

By |2019-09-16T13:18:45-04:00September 16th, 2019|Monday Mapday, Other Demographics, Population, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Monday Mapday: Where do the Metro’s Unmarried Females Live?

Monday Mapday: Where do the Metro’s Unmarried Residents Live?

This Monday Mapday takes a look at what Metro Atlanta counties and Census tracts have high rates of unmarried residents.

By |2019-09-09T14:51:48-04:00September 9th, 2019|Monday Mapday, Other Demographics, Population|Comments Off on Monday Mapday: Where do the Metro’s Unmarried Residents Live?

Regional Snapshot: 2019 Population Estimates–Holding the Line on Growth

This month's regional snapshot presents ARC's annual major jurisdiction population estimates. Overall, the 10-county region’s population increased by 1.6 percent and now stands at 4,628,400 — more than that of 24 states. A slowing in job growth has contributed to moderation of the region’s population growth, though that growth remains strong.

By |2019-08-28T13:21:43-04:00August 28th, 2019|Other Demographics, Population, Regional Snapshot|Comments Off on Regional Snapshot: 2019 Population Estimates–Holding the Line on Growth

Monday Mapday: Focus on Older Atlantans

A series of interactive maps explores where metro Atlantans age 65 and older live, where they are more likely to be living in poverty and what areas of the metro see higher rates of older adults with a disability.

By |2019-09-03T16:19:52-04:00July 29th, 2019|Age and Generations, Metro Atlanta Speaks, Monday Mapday, Population|Comments Off on Monday Mapday: Focus on Older Atlantans

Friday Factday: Poverty Among Metro Atlantans Age 65 and Older

An overview of poverty rates among Metro Atlanta's residents age 65 and older and how it compares to Georgia and the nation.

By |2019-05-17T13:21:57-04:00May 17th, 2019|Economy, Friday Factday, Population|Comments Off on Friday Factday: Poverty Among Metro Atlantans Age 65 and Older

Friday Factday: Census Statewide and Local Population Estimates for 2018

What types of changes are Georgia and the Atlanta metro going through? We dipped into data from the Census Bureau's 2018 Population Estimates update for counties and metropolitan areas.

By |2019-05-03T11:44:19-04:00May 3rd, 2019|Friday Factday, Population|Comments Off on Friday Factday: Census Statewide and Local Population Estimates for 2018

Five Things to Know About Census 2020

As of Monday, we're just one year out from Census 2020, and even if you're not a demographer or data wonk, we promise it's kind of a big deal. Here's why: It's critical for political representation. If you care about who represents you in Congress, and how much representation you get, then the census update matters [...]

By |2019-04-03T17:05:08-04:00April 3rd, 2019|Population, Web Wednesday|Comments Off on Five Things to Know About Census 2020

Friday Factday: National Homeless Persons Remembrance Day

Today, the first day of winter, is recognized annually as National Homeless Persons Remembrance Day.  Sponsored since 1990 by the National Coalition for the Homeless and the National Health Care for the Homeless Council, this day of recognition is intended to bring attention to the nation's homeless population and to encourage action for their [...]

By |2018-12-21T09:03:41-04:00December 21st, 2018|Economy, Friday Factday, Housing, Population, Public Health|Comments Off on Friday Factday: National Homeless Persons Remembrance Day

Monday Mapday: New DASH Tool to Visualize Equitable Target Areas (ETAs)

How do local governments decide where to invest public funds? Better yet, how can local governments help ensure that these investments are distributed to projects in an equitable manner? Unfortunately, there is no single, easy answer. However, the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) has created an interactive equity analysis tool to help address these questions. [...]

By |2018-12-03T08:44:50-04:00December 2nd, 2018|Age and Generations, Monday Mapday, Other Demographics, Population, Public Health, Race and Diversity, Transportation|Comments Off on Monday Mapday: New DASH Tool to Visualize Equitable Target Areas (ETAs)
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