The Polis Center works with its partners to define, measure,
and improve community health, well-being, and resiliency.




Featured Projects and Maps

Marion County COVID-19 Cases by ZIP Code

This map shows COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents in each ZIP code. The highest rates tend to be in communities of color. In ZIP codes with high COVID-19 rates, 62% of residents are people of color. In ZIP codes with low rates, only 26% of residents are people of color.

SAVI Coronavirus Data Hub Looks at Neighborhood Unemployment Claims

This map shows the total new and continuing unemployment claims from the weeks of 3/14/2020-5/30/2020, divided by the population age 16-64. Unemployment increased in all areas of Marion County in this time, but mid-north neighborhoods, northeast neighborhoods, and eastside neighborhoods have experienced the most unemployment claims compared to their population size. The corridor along 30th Street from Crown Hill to Martindale/Brightwood is particularly hard-hit by unemployment.