“cities” Charts

Inequality in the Nation's 50 Largest Cities, 2012 »

The big cities with the highest 95/20 ratios in 2012 were Atlanta, San Francisco, Miami, and Boston. In each of…

The Brookings Institution
by: The Brookings Institution
views: 512
Score: 4

Think Cities Are Crowded Now? »

The trend of urban population growth outpacing rural growth is expected to intensify in the future. Given that 82% of…

Worldwatch Institute
by: Worldwatch Institute
views: 319
Score: 3

Could Your Choice for President Predict Where You Live? »

Americans that identified at the poles of the political spectrum also showed a polarity in terms of their ideal living…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 115
Score: 2

Top 10 Unhappiest Cities to Work In »

Employees were asked to evaluate 10 factors that affect workplace happiness: one’s relationship with the boss and co-workers, work environment,…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 218
Score: 2

Top 10 LGBT-Friendly Cities »

55% of Americans support same-sex marriage, compared to 27% in 1996. The following factors were considered when finding the most…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 211
Score: 1

Top 10 Deadliest States...If You're Black »

Specifically the most dangerous place to be black is Omaha. Thirty black people were murdered in Nebraska in 2011, 27…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 110
Score: 1

Inequality in Big Cities Exceeds the National Average »

Across the 50 largest U.S. cities in 2012, the 95/20 ratio was 10.8, compared to 9.1 for the country as…

The Brookings Institution
by: The Brookings Institution
views: 129
Score: 1

Buy, Don't Rent In These Cities »

Making rent can be brutal on your finances, especially in these cities. According to a recent study by The Global…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 263

Late To Work? Be Prepared To Wait In These Cities »

When you're trying to make it to work on time, traffic can be absolutely infuriating. New Yorkers know this rage…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 85

Looking For Love In All The Wrong Places? Try These Cities »

If you're single and looking to mingle, these are the places for you. With the highest proportion of singles to…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 59

Ashley Madison: The Cities Where Cheaters Reside »

Ashley Madison is an extramarital online dating site; if you are married and want to cheat on your spouse, Ashley…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 208

The Countries Where Being Gay Is Perfectly Okay »

These are the countries where the LGBT community is welcomed with open arms. While the Netherlands and Spain are tied…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 68

America's Most Dangerous Cities »

The world is undoubtedly a dangerous place, but some places harbor more risks than others. You might want to increase…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 143

Where The World's Billionaires Hang Their Hats »

Ever wonder where the world's most rich and powerful hang out? According to a study by Forbes, The Big Apple…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 157

This Transportation System Is All The Rage These Days »

Over the last few years, the bike-sharing system has exploded in cities throughout the world. The system enables citizens to…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 51

Who's the Coolest City in School? »

In a poll looking to find out which US cities were considered the 'coolest' by the American population, metropolitan areas…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 54

The Snowiest Cities In America »

If you love the snow and horrible driving conditions, these are the cities for you. Lowell and Worcester, both cities…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 90

Putting American Air Pollution Into Perspective »

It is true that the United States contributes significant amounts of pollution into the global atmosphere. When comparing the most…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 92

Where the Odds Are Good for Young Single Women »

These are, statistically speaking, the top metro areas for young single women looking to get married. Not surprisingly, many of…

Natalie Lubsen
by: Natalie Lubsen
views: 42

Top 5 Most Violent US Cities »

Apparently people living in cities that spend more on police are not necessarily safer. Detroit and St. Louis top the…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 46

Which US Cities Won't Give You A Warm Welcome »

According to the results of Condé Nast Traveler's 2014 Readers' Choice Survey, densely populated cities tend to be ranked lowest…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 50

Friendliest Cities: Southern Hospitality Might Be a Thing »

Apparently Southern hospitality is a thing as eight of the top rated cities by the 2014 Readers' Choice Survey are…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 57

When Biking is Safe, People Bike — Just Ask the Dutch »

In the Netherlands, 27 percent of all trips are made on bicycles. That’s because more women, kids, and seniors feel…

YES! Magazine
by: YES! Magazine
views: 182

US Cities Enforcing Bans on Helping Homeless: Who it Affects »

33 cities ban or are considering banning sharing food with homeless people. Four decided to fine, remove or threaten to…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 18

Top 10 Happiest US Cities To Work In »

Employees all over the country were asked to evaluate 10 factors that affect workplace happiness: one’s relationship with the boss…

BeyondThePurchase.Org
by: BeyondThePurchase.Org
views: 503

Population of Urban Agglomerations (millions) »

In 1950 NYC with its 12.3 million people was the largest urban agglomeration. It was followed by Tokyo (11.3 mln.),…

Knoema
by: Knoema
views: 84

New York State Test Results: Urban School Districts »

Compared with other districts in New York state, these urban school districts had much lower rates of proficiency in subjects…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 69