Archive Category: Equity Blog

BY THE NUMBERS: Housing Affordability

BY THE NUMBERS: Housing Affordability

Raul Alvarez
March 13, 2019

Data on Income, Home Values and Rents Suggest That Housing Affordability Worsened from 2013 to 2017. The Travis County Snapshot...

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BY THE NUMBERS: Growing Senior Population

BY THE NUMBERS: Growing Senior Population

CANinfo
February 27, 2019

Seniors in Travis County Have Fastest Rate of Population Growth and a Rising Poverty Rate The Travis County Snapshot...

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A Closer Look at Poverty – Part 2

A Closer Look at Poverty – Part 2

CAN Editor
August 2, 2017

. This is the second blog taking a closer look at Travis County’s new “Focus on Poverty” report. In...

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A Closer Look at Poverty in Travis County

A Closer Look at Poverty in Travis County

Carlos A Soto
July 11, 2017

  Travis County Research & Planning released an in-depth look at poverty in Travis County. The federal poverty threshold...

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2017 CAN Dashboard – Do we achieve our full potential?

. The 2017 CAN Dashboard provides an overview of the social health and well-being of Austin/Travis County and tracks our community’s...

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2017 CAN Dashboard – Are we healthy?

2017 CAN Dashboard – Are we healthy?

Raul Alvarez
June 21, 2017

The 2017 CAN Dashboard provides an overview of the social health and well-being of Austin/Travis County and tracks our community’s...

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CAN Summer Book Study: “The New Urban Crisis” by Richard Florida

This Summer, CAN staff will facilitate a book study on Richard Florida’s new book, The New Urban Crisis: How Our...

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2017 CAN Dashboard – Are our basic needs being met?

– The 2017 CAN Dashboard provides an overview of the social health and well-being of Austin/Travis County and tracks our...

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Disproportionality in jail bookings, school discipline, and homelessness

AUSTIN — African Americans in Travis County are disproportionally booked into jail, more subject to discipline in schools, and...

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