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How to Research Your NYC Community District: NYC Data Sources


DATA2GO.NYC online mapping and data tool of indicators by Community District, created by the nonprofit Measure of America with funding from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust.

Here's a Guided Tutorial for using DATA2GO.NYC


311 Service Requests Map

311 Service Requests Map - Search 311 complaints by address or community district. 

Beta NYC's List of NYC Open Data Resources

Labor Statistics

Labor & Unemployment Statistics for NYC via NYS 

Monthly Historical Unemployment Data for NYC

It is difficult to find neighborhood unemployment data, 2009 is the most recent compilation I found from the Fiscal Policy Institute, which give unemployment rates in NYC by neighborhood and race. 

NYS Data Sources

NYS Open Data Site  1,400 New York State data resources from farmers’ markets to MTA turnstile usage.

Here is an annotated list of NYS Agency databases (Compiled by ALA Government Documents Roundtable (GODORT))

NYC Open Data

In addition to searching for data in each of the Topic tabs in this research guide, search: NYC Open Data - database of public data generated by various New York City agencies and other City organizations.

Source: NYC Open Data

Tutorial: How to do basic filtering on NYC Open Data