Friday Factday2018-04-12T00:15:57-04:00

Friday Factday

A closer look at a topics using local-level data, published on Fridays

Friday Factday: Getting to Know our Renters

By |June 28th, 2019|Categories: Equity, Friday Factday, Housing, Metro Atlanta Speaks|Tags: , , |

Rental affordability and the challenges of being a renter are gaining ground among advocates, researchers and politicians. This Friday Factday takes an in-depth look at who is most likely to be renting in the metro and where they are most likely to live, as well as their unique views on life in the metro.

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Friday Factday: The Foreign-Born Across the Metro

By |June 7th, 2019|Categories: Friday Factday, Other Demographics|Tags: , |

Between 1990 and today, the Atlanta area's share of foreign-born residents has outpaced and surpassed both the state's and the nation's. This Friday Factday explores how the 10-County Metro Area's share of foreign-born residents has changed over time, and which counties have the largest shares.

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Special Feature: Examining wage gaps by race and ethnicity

By |May 31st, 2019|Categories: Economic Development, Equity, Friday Factday, Special Features, Uncategorized|

Income inequality in Atlanta is among the worst in the country. This Friday Factday Special Feature looks at the issue by industry and educational attainment.

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Friday Factday: Poverty Among Metro Atlantans Age 65 and Older

By |May 17th, 2019|Categories: Economy, Friday Factday, Population|Tags: |

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

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Friday Factday: Census Statewide and Local Population Estimates for 2018

By |May 3rd, 2019|Categories: Friday Factday, Population|Tags: , |

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.

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