Planetizen - Urban Planning News, Jobs, and Education

The Densest Cities in America

<p>The blog post features a list of the top five densest cities in America, and looks at the conditions that have made them that way.</p>
March 31, 2008, 5am PDT | Nate Berg
Share Tweet LinkedIn Email Comments

"Recently an American economist crunched the numbers and determined the most dense urban areas in America–something that may be a bit of a misnomer, given our national reputation for sprawl and hourlong commutes.

Nevertheless, he had some shocking findings relating to location, geography, and public transportation."

The Top Five:

5. Chicago, Illinois
4. Honolulu, Hawaii
3. Los Angeles, California
2. San Francisco, California
3. New York, New York

Full Story:
Published on Wednesday, March 26, 2008 in Environmental Graffiti
Share Tweet LinkedIn Email