Category Archives: Chicago Data

Chicago’s Prostitution Decline 2001 – 2017 (revisited)

Visualizing the decline of Chicago prostitution from the eyes of the police department. The time range used spans from 2001 through 2017. The data was filtered from data.cityofchicago.org. Below is a Torque/Geo Temporal Map which animates over time using 67,690 total incident reports, each report with a primary crime type of prostitution. Beneath that is a cumulative heat map. And lastly, a map created attempting to show the migration of enforcement over years.

(click to enlarge)

(click to enlarge)

Previous visualization from 2 years ago

Chicago Public High Schools SY1617 Maps and Charts

A look into School Profile Information for the school year of 2016/2017.
Data set from Chicago Data Portal
School profile information for all schools in the Chicago Public School district for the school year 2016-2017.
Filter conditions used:

ACT vs Total Students By School Type

ACT vs Total Students By Majority Dmeographic

Maps (Click for Full Size)

Continue reading

Chicago Police Gun Related Incident Visualizations 2008 – 2016

A look into Chicago Police Department’s gun related incident reports from January 2008 through February 2016. The data is from data.cityofchicago.org.

Stacked bar chart of monthly incidents by primary type.
Click chart image to expand
Chicago Police Department Monthly Gun Related Incident Reports
Line chart of monthly incidents by primary type.
Click chart image to expand
Chicago Police Department Monthly Gun Related Incident Reports Line Chart

Static Map
Chicago Police Department Gun Related Incident Reports Jan 2008 - Feb 2016 Heat Map

chicago-homicideschicago-race-map

Animated Map

Continue reading

Visualizing Chicago’s affordable rental housing developments (Multifamily)

Multifamily public housing development visualizations by unit count/neighborhood for multifamily property types, and a word cloud of the most popular management companies. The data is from data.cityofchicago.org

chicagopublichousing

The affordable rental housing developments listed below are supported by the City of Chicago to maintain affordability standards.

ChicagoMultifamily Affordable Rental Housing Developments Common Community Areas ColorChicagoMultiFamilyUnitCountCountBubble

ChicagoMultiFamilyUnitCountCountColorAffordable Rental Housing Developments management Company WordCloud