Subway commuting data can offer clues to the residential and commercial use of space in the city which can help to inform planning decisions that will support economic and residential growth development in new and emerging areas. We set out to explore the New York MTA’s turnstile data.
New York City has approximately 250 war memorials in its parks and in other spaces managed by the Parks Department. Built between 1818 and 2007, these monuments memorialize conflicts from the Revolutionary War to the Vietnam War.
Our latest Trends & Insights publication analyzes venture capital highlights for Q4 2013 and overall trends from 2013. During Q4 2013, New York saw a significant increase in VC investment with investment dollars reaching $1.2 billion, a 76% increase relative to the previous quarter.
Astoria, Queens was named by National Geographic as "one of the most ethnically diverse communities on Earth". Our neighborhood trends and insights report reflects an equally diverse food scene in Astoria.
There are more than 46,000 international students in NYC, with more than half originating from China, South Korea, and India. StatsBee looks at the top countries of origin among international students in NYC.
Mayor Bloomberg recently called New York City "the most immigrant-friendly city in the world." The November Economic Snapshot shines light on that statement with data on immigrants and international students.