This Fascinating Data Visualization Shows the Ebb and Flow of Manhattan's Population Over a Week

The City is Alive: The Population of Manhattan, Hour-by-Hour
The City is Alive: The Population of Manhattan, Hour-by-Hour

With more than a million and a half commuters, Manhattan sees some of the highest turnaround in population in the nation, nearly doubling its population on a daily basis. This fascinating data visualization from redditor citrusvanilla shows the ebb and flow of this population over time, all on a three-dimensional map of the City. As expected, Midtown and Lower Manhattan has the most turnaround, but there are surprising spots all throughout the island. Check it out!

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Matt enjoys exploring the City's food scene with his Wife and the outdoors with their dog. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time eating, running, and working on cool stuff.

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