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Data Dive: Metro Atlanta’s Latino Population Fast-growing, Young, and Diverse

By Kate Sweeney | Atlanta Regional Commission | July 24, 2018

The Atlanta region is home to a thriving Hispanic and Latino* population. In fact, nearly half the region’s foreign-born population hails from Latin America. Here’s a look at how this dynamic population is shaping the Atlanta region. These days, most of metro Atlanta’s new Latinos hail from… the United States In just one decade, metro … Continue Reading →

Eviction rates in the city of Atlanta, down since 2010, began to rise again noticeably in 2016.

Data Dive: Evictions Down in Region but Rising Again in City of Atlanta

By Kate Sweeney | July 24, 2018

Reliable housing means more than just a roof over your head. It means stability: the ability to pursue an education, a career, and to build meaningful connections in your community. It’s of little surprise that during the Great Recession, eviction rates skyrocketed in metro Atlanta. You can see this in the map below, compiled by … Continue Reading →

Non-Hispanic whites are only cohort that’s shrinking

By David Pendered | Saporta Report | June 21, 2018

The nation’s population is becoming older and more diverse, according to a recent Census report. The only cohort that reported more deaths than births from July 2016 to July 2017 was non-Hispanic whites.