Harrisonburg Maps You Don’t Need to Refold

DebSF -- January 12th, 2011

Some have blogged recently about the fascinating NYT interactive map of America from the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, based on samples from 2005 to 2009.  This application  is a lot of fun, as you can hover over an area and drill down to very granular data.  Here are a few of the Harrisonburg maps (click to enlarge):

Median Monthly Rent


Median Yearly Income

Racial and Ethnic Groups

Same Sex Couples


Education


Racial/Ethnic Background

3 Responses to “Harrisonburg Maps You Don’t Need to Refold”

  1. Same-sex couples make up more than 8 percent of the Bridgewater-Dayton area population? 13 percent?

    I would not have guessed that.

  2. Bubby Hussein, Hillbilly Sheikh says:

    Median Household income is down everywhere in the Hburg metro region since 2000. Except Keezletown area, where the good times roll on.

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