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Shape of the City
Shape of the City
The Boston Indicators Project recently delivered a comprehensive presentation on the past and current shape of Boston.  We asked a simple question: what has and will effect Boston's residents, infrastructure, and geography?
Visualizing Data
Visualizing Data

Learn how to make your own data visualizations on MetroBoston DataCommon using Weave, an open-source web-based, free analysis tool.

Shape of the City Report
2015 Boston Indicators Report
Shape of the City: Making Boston America’s Upwardly Mobile City

In this report, the Boston Indicators Project presents data that provide a helpful background vehicle and jumping off point for a very unreasonable goal—Making Boston America’s Upward Mobility City.

About Us

For fifteen years, The Boston Indicators Project has been a primary data resource for the Greater Boston community, providing a rich online portal of data while tracking change in ten sectors.

Hub of Innovation
Submit An Innovation

What are the best ways to solve the pressing challenges of our city, region, country and planet?  The Hub of Innovation profiles a set of breakthrough solutions by sector from the region, nation and world..