Archive for February, 2013

Percent of Urban Housing Built Before 1940

February 20, 2013

These fascinating graphs show the huge difference in the amount of housing built before 1940. Boston is the leader with 35.4% of the city built before 1940, while Las Vegas is the newest city, with only .3% old housing. Considering Philadelphia is one of the oldest US cities, it’s position below younger cities like Pittsburgh and Chicago is a bit of a surprise.


How Long Do You Have to Work to Make $1,000,000

February 12, 2013

Based on the head of an average household’s income, Americans make $1,000,000 dollars fastest and, incidentally, have the most millionaires, with about 4% of households.

–from The Economist

Mac and iPad sales

February 1, 2013

From Business Insider. Wow.