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Who is in the Marion County Jail? Exploring Length of Stay through an Equity Lens

Who is in the Marion County Jail? Exploring Length of Stay through an Equity Lens

We analyzed more than 283,000 bookings into Marion County’s jails between 2013 and 2021. We used this data to discover how many people are in jail, the characteristics of those in jail, and how long people remain in jail.

Equity and Criminal Justice: The Cradle to Prison Pipeline in Indianapolis

Equity and Criminal Justice: The Cradle to Prison Pipeline in Indianapolis

Black Hoosiers are twice as likely to be jailed and 4.5 times as likely to be imprisoned as their white peers. However, these disparities exist long before an individual is imprisoned. From the place and situation into which a child is born, to the discipline and juvenile justice policies in their school and community, a person’s childhood experience influences their likelihood of being involved in the criminal justice system.

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How is Indianapolis Doing?

How is Indianapolis Doing?

A monthly look at how the Indianapolis metro area is recovering and emerging from the Covid-19 pandemic

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The State of Tenants in Central Indiana

The State of Tenants in Central Indiana

Indiana Senate Bill 230 would have required landlords to make necessary repairs to their properties. We examine the renters impacted by the bill’s failure.

EQUITY DATA AND INFORMATION HUB

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Equity in Economic Opportunity: How Race, Place, and Class Impact Economic Mobility in Indianapolis
Equity in Economic Opportunity: How Race, Place, and Class Impact Economic Mobility in Indianapolis

For children of low-income families, your race, your parents' income, and the neighborhood you grow up in can lead tens of thousands of dollars in lost income each year.

Worlds Further Apart
Worlds Further Apart

Read the Report In our updated analysis of 104 ZIP Codes in the metro area (2014-2018), we identified the ...

A Deep Dive into Affordable Rental Housing
A Deep Dive into Affordable Rental Housing

New data shows the number of subsidized rental homes in Marion County is stagnant, while the need for units affordable to extremely low-income households is large.

The Lasting Impacts of Segregation and Redlining
The Lasting Impacts of Segregation and Redlining

80 years after the federal government encouraged lenders to consider "neighborhood characteristics" like race in their lending decisions, redlining and segregation have a measurable impact on economic opportunity, health outcomes, the environment, and violence.

Mortgage denial rate by race

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Earnings by Gender

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CORONAVIRUS DATA HUB

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Health and Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Neighborhoods
Health and Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Neighborhoods

We developed an index to quantify the pandemic's health impacts and economic impacts on neighborhoods, as underlying vulnerabilities in those areas.

How is Indianapolis Doing?
How is Indianapolis Doing?

A monthly look at how the Indianapolis metro area is recovering and emerging from the Covid-19 pandemic

Animated Map of New U.S. COVID-19 Cases Over Time
Animated Map of New U.S. COVID-19 Cases Over Time

The incidence of new COVID-19 cases has not been the same over time throughout the country. This animated map shows the 7-day average ...