Wednesday, July 11th, 2012
There a couple good infographics recently over at Atlantic Cities I wanted to highlight. The first is a map of America’s leading high tech metros. There’s a table and commentary in Richard Florida’s accompanying analysis article you should check out.
The strength of Detroit in the Midwest really stood out to me.
Melting Pot Cities
They had another great article on America’s melting pot cities that included this map of naturalized citizens per capita in metro areas:
The east and west coast are clearly dominant here.
Church vs. Beer
And the always entertaining site Floating Sheep posted this map of church vs. beer mentions on Twitter:
What I found most interesting here was the predominance of metropolitan counties in church mentions in a lot of the country vs. their rural hinterland.