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Data Driven Detroit (D3) provides accessible, high-quality information and analysis to drive decision-making that strengthens communities in Southeast Michigan.

Marriage Leads to A Longer Life! Come Join Me All You Singles!

There is a very old joke that goes something like this…”Married men live longer than single men…or maybe it just feels that way.” Of course, being happily married, still my first, for quite a number of years, I can attest to the opposite – I feel great!

Now a new review of studies questions what [Read on...]

Metro Detroit Real Estate – Great Deals In A Great Area!

While the local housing market is a bargain for those looking to get in, the drop in value has many current owners “singing the blues.”

The signs are clear. Michigan ranks high among states in the percentage of home owners “under water” with their mortgages and continues to rank in the top 10 states for [Read on...]

Elk Grove Sets An Example for All Our Communities to Follow. How About Our Own Pledge to Diversity?

Today, August 1, the city of Elk Grove, California launches a diversity campaign that recognizes Elk Grove’s demographics and offers an online pledge.

The campaign comes on the heels of the U.S. Census Bureau reporting that 70,478 of Elk Grove’s 153,015 residents are white, meaning nonwhites now outnumber whites for the first time in Elk [Read on...]