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Regional Snapshot

A monthly feature taking a closer look at special topics in the Atlanta region.

Regional Snapshot: Working on the Workforce

By |September 17th, 2019|Categories: Economy, Education, Other Demographics, Regional Snapshot, Uncategorized|Tags: |

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.

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

By |August 28th, 2019|Categories: Other Demographics, Population, Regional Snapshot|

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.

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Regional Snapshot: Cost of Living in Metro Atlanta, 2019 Update

By |July 18th, 2019|Categories: Economic Development, Economy, Regional Snapshot|Tags: |

The July Regional Snapshot uses C2ER's annual Cost of Living Index to examine the cost of living in our central city and how that compares to others around the country.

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Regional Snapshot: Public Education in Metro Atlanta

By |May 31st, 2019|Categories: Education, Regional Snapshot|Tags: , |

The monthly snapshot takes a look at public education in the metro and delves into precursors to success in later grades, graduation and college readiness.

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Regional Snapshot: Public Health in Metro Atlanta

By |April 26th, 2019|Categories: Public Health, Regional Snapshot|Tags: , , |

Highlights from this snapshot: Metro Atlanta counties generally are healthy, especially compared to the rest of the state. The metro area also sees some of the lowest rates for premature death, relative to the [...]

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Regional Snapshot: Metro Atlanta Housing Affordability

By |March 14th, 2019|Categories: Housing, Regional Snapshot|Tags: , |

Highlights from this snapshot: Home prices continue to rise nationally. According to the National Association of Realtors, median sales price nationwide is now $257K, compared to around $190K in 2012. Fewer “starter homes” are [...]

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