Links

News and Articles

  • New Geography   

http://www.newgeography.com

One of the web’s best, with daily updates and a handful of contributing experts.

  • Next American City   

http://www.americancity.org

An informative magazine that looks at urban change and sustainable economic growth in American cities. One of the better website designs in the field.

  • The Urbanophile   

http://www.urbanophile.com

A in-depth website on city planning and design.

  • City Journal   

http://www.city-journal.org

A quarterly magazine that focuses on urban policy.

  • New Urban Network

http://newurbannetwork.com

The site provides daily updates and is a great all-inclusive look at urbanism across the United States.

  • Planetizen

http://www.planetizen.com/

An invaluable resource for the urban planning, design, and development community.

Primary Data and Reports

  • American Community Survey   

http://www.census.gov/acs/www

A yearly report published by the U.S. Census Bureau that contains a plethora of data on housing, income, and other relevant indicators.

  • Demographia   

http://www.demographia.com

After census reports, perhaps the best online resource for raw data and statistics.

  • The Brookings Institute  –  

http://www.brookings.edu/metro.aspx

The institution publishes a number of studies each year, many of which can be downloaded in PDF format.

Blogs

  • Magical Urbanism   

http://www.magicalurbanism.com

With an emphasis on pictures, this site provides a fascinating look at different city projects and landscapes.

  • The Polis Blog   

http://www.thepolisblog.org

An interesting blog with mostly relevant posts.

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