As the Atlanta Falcons gear up to face the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl, we thought it’d be fun to take a look at how the two regions stack up on a range of metrics, from demographics to economics. Call it the Data Super Bowl. After each category, we’ll award a touchdown or field goal. May be the best region win!
Transportation Tops List of Region’s Concerns for Third Straight Year, Metro Atlanta Speaks Survey Shows Each year, the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC), with our community partners, conducts a survey to take the [...]
More than 1,200 leaders explored the key issues and challenges facing metro Atlanta and celebrated the region's extraordinary journey at the Atlanta Regional Commission's State of the Region breakfast on Friday, Oct. 28.
With Election Day just a month away, the Atlanta Regional Commission took a timely look at voter data from the last three Presidential elections in the 23-county Atlanta region and found some surprising data and trends relating to who is registering to vote and who is actually voting in the region.
Fueled by employment growth, the Atlanta region's population is growing at a faster rate than any time since the recession.
For years, the low cost of living in Atlanta and other Sun Belt cities has been one of the factors that encouraged people from around the country to move south. Is Atlanta still an affordable city?
What is the air quality where you live? In the past, ARC has only been able to discuss air quality in a regional context. But a sophisticated new tool developed by ARC allows the agency to answer this question for the first time.
What will the population of the Atlanta region look like in 2040? One thing seems clear: It will be much larger. ARC expects the region to add 2.5 million people, bringing the total population to 8 million.
The Atlanta region is expected to add 2. 5 million people by 2040. How will we accommodate this growth while maintaining our quality of life? The Atlanta Regional Commission’s new long-range blueprint, The Atlanta Region’s Plan, provides a roadmap.