How white is your hood?
September 20, 2010 2:53 PM Subscribe
How segregated is your city?
posted by CunningLinguist (174 comments total)
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Eric Fischer maps the top 40 US cities by race, using 2000 census data. Each color-coded dot represents 25 people: Red is White, Blue is Black, Green is Asian, and Orange is Hispanic. The maps are oddly pretty, and revealing. Compare, for example, Detroit
and San Antonio
Links to selected large size maps: NYC
, LA, Boston
, New Orleans
, DC, Chicago