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Where every person lives and works in Manhattan

The above map shows approximately where people in Manhattan live (in red) and where they work (in blue), based on data from the Census. The shapes of the buildings are from the New York City Department of City Planning. To look closer, click below. Many thanks to Brandon Martin-Anderson of Conveyal for the use of his map.

Max Ehrenfreund | April 10, 2014 at 8:42 am
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