Census Data

Animation of Hurricane Sandy Cones of Uncertainty & US Population

September 4, 2013 Bing Maps

As a hurricane develops The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) publishes the projected path of the hurricane every day as a “Cone of Uncertainty”.  Below is an animation of the projected path for Hurricane Sandy.  When the cone makes landfall we show the age distribution and number of people affected in the US:  

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Animation of the Projected Path of Hurricane Sandy

November 3, 2012 Bing Maps

As a hurricane develops The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) publishes the projected path of the hurricane every day as a “Cone of Uncertainty”.  Below is an animation of the projected path for Hurricane Sandy.  When the cone makes landfall we show the age distribution and number of people affected in the US:

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CensusViewer visualizes population affected by Hurricane Sandy

October 29, 2012 Bing Maps

Moonshadow Mobile has created a free interactive website that shows how many people in the US may be affected by Hurricane Sandy at http://hurricanesandy.censusviewer.com  

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CensusViewer Premium Launched for 35 States

August 24, 2012 Adult Population Data

Moonshadow Mobile has released CensusViewer Premium for the first 35 states.  CensusViewer Premium is a very powerful tool to instantly generate population statistics, maps and graphs.  With CensusViewer Premium users can do extensive demographic analysis right inside of Bing Maps and get instant counts of any selection of the population .  CensusViewer Basic includes the Census data […]

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Big City Data Mapped

July 11, 2012 Adult Population Data

Big cities generate Big Data.  It can be very difficult to access and understand large amounts of data.  If you have to go through millions of records you do not get an overview and you don’t get the ‘big picture’.  One way to understand Big Data in a faster way is by overlaying it on […]

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Cities and Race

July 11, 2012 Adult Population Data

Cities are sometimes the centers of interaction between new cultures, races, and incomes. This makes them very interesting to look at through CensusViewer- where you can actually visualize the changes that happen as cities and people adjust to different social and economic changes, and make us wonder about what could have caused different demographic situations. […]

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African American Population in the United States

July 11, 2012 Census Data

This map shows the population size and density of African American citizens in the United States.  Each dot in the image represents one person of the entire United States population.  The brighter areas on the map represent a higher density of African American citizens.  As you can see from the image, the majority of the […]

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United States Middle Class

July 10, 2012 Census Data

This image shows the size and distribution of the United States middle class by income level.  The income level range that determines middle class standing in the United States is between approximately $40,000 – $80,ooo.  This is not to be confused with lower and upper middle class.  As you can see from the image, approximately […]

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The Bankrupt City

July 6, 2012 Adult Population Data

This image shows income levels for Stockton, California.  Red-level incomes are very wealthy, blue is intermediate, and black is below the poverty line.  Notice the different districts that people will form when they have different incomes. Stockton has recently filed for bankruptcy. How much do you think this will effect peoples’ incomes?  

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Heat Map of US citizens at or below poverty line

July 5, 2012 Adult Population Data

This image shows the distribution of US citizens at or below the poverty line per census block.  At the bottom and to the right of the map you can see that the population for whom poverty status is determined is 42,597,883.  It should be noted that the highest concentration of people determined to be at […]

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