City of Boston's open data hub for municipal and demographic data sets and maps. Topics include housing, crime, transportation, education, utilities, digital access, public works, taxes and permits, 311 service requests, environmental impact, and much more, Platform is managed by the Citywide Analytics Team
Services, resources, departments of, and guides to the City of Boston. Look up trash and recycling schedules, pay parking fines, report problems like potholes or unsafe intersections, research historic landmark buildings, learn more about diversity and affordable housing, etc.
Boston Housing Authority
Office of Food Access
Parks and Recreation
Boston Public Library
Demographics and trends at the city or neighborhood level. (See Frequently Requested Information). Includes historical trends and demography, as well as GIS and historical maps. Previously known as Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA).
Provides current data, detailed analysis, and infographics on a variety of topics and industries. Examples of coverage include agriculture, advertising (including adspend and ad reach), book and digital publishing, radio, television, public relations, health, hospitality, consumer goods, and much more. Also offers Market Outlooks (market size, forecasts, and indicators for the digital economy), and Country Profiles with key socioeconomic indicators.
Search the FLO Library Catalog to find books and media materials.