The high cost of living in the suburbs

We’ve know about the high cost of living in the suburbs for quite sometime now, but the folks over at the Center For Neighborhood Technology have mapped it. The Human and Transportation affordability indexes measures “the true affordability of housing based  on its location”. This interactive info-graphic is an interesting and useful tool for any TOD advocate.

The blue areas are where cost of transportation is more than 45% of the household income. 

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