Mapping Atlanta is a blog for exploring all of Atlanta’s oddities and inequalities, but in maps. For more about the story behind the blog, see our welcome post.

About the author

Taylor Shelton is an assistant professor in the Department of Geosciences at Georgia State University, where he teaches classes about maps and data. Originally from Louisville, Kentucky, he now calls Atlanta home. He lives in the Virginia-Highland neighborhood with his wife, Rachel, and their dog, Pepperoni. You can find him on Twitter @kyjts.