Reports

  This report was produced by Kelly Davila, MS; Matt Nowlin, MURP; Debra  Hollon, MS, Unai Miguel Andres, MS; and The Polis Center at IUPUI for the SAVI Community Information System. This report was produced by Karen F. Comer, MLA; Kelly Davila, MS; Debra Hollon, MS; Matt Nowlin, MURP, and The Polis Center at IUPUI for the SAVI Community Information System. This report was produced by...
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Unequal Access: Tobacco Retail in the Indianapolis Metro Area

The SAVI Community Information System seeks to provide vital context for the social and economic realities in Central Indiana communities. This is why members of our SAVI team also work with our data sets and analytics tools to create unique, comprehensive reports that reveal trends and help us all better identify community needs and improve access to crucial services. Check out our newest...
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Summer 2017 SAVI Online Magazine

The Summer 2017 issue of SAVI Online Magazine covers the influence of location on health. We will share with you highlights from four projects that incorporate statistics from the SAVI community information system. In each instance, data guide program and policy decisions that will have a significant impact on the health of a community’s residents and population health in general. Parkview...
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The Affordable Housing Market and Why It Matters

Indianapolis is routinely recognized as one of the more affordable regional housing markets in the nation. This relative affordability lies within the eye of the beholder as Indianapolis also fares relatively poorly in income inequality. To many low-and moderate-income households, the housing of their choice may be out of reach. Urban Analyst John Marron looks more deeply into this issue in...
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INFIP: A one-stop shop for floodplain information on Indiana

Did You Know? 16.4 million people across the US live in a floodplain? Did you also know that rivers may change their course over a period of time? This means that those who didn’t live in a floodplain when they purchased their property may be living in one now. The INdiana Floodplain Information Portal (INFIP) was developed by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources in partnership with The...
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Trends in Crime: Does Perception Match Reality?

SAVI Community Information System partnered with Dr. Max Felker-Kantor to produce a data analysis report that explored the trends in crime rates in the 94 neighborhoods and 201 census tracts within the IMPD service area from 2007 to 2014.   CLICK BELOW TO ACCESS THE FULL...
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