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Homelessness in the City of Angels

Mapping homelessness and Airbnb rentals in Los Angeles to explore ideas about home and homelessness, fantasy and reality.

2019-11-01Data VisualizationUrbanismJavascriptPython

See the interactive story and maps and view the source on GitHub.

Featured on Columbia GSAPP Student Works.

Homelessness is a chronic problem plaguing the region perched below palm-tree-lined, iridescent sunsets, bustling show biz glamour and a cultural richness reflected in its culinary offerings, thriving creative community and sprawling estates.

This data story was created by Regina Joy Alcazar and Ri Le for the course Informatics 1 during 2019 Fall taught by Professor Anthony P. Vanky at the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation.