Finding Carrots: Food resources and locations in Boston

This is our featured data story about food access.

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You can easily download and print out the black-and-white maps in seven different languages that help you to locate low-cost and nutritious food resources from Mayor's office of Food Access 

 

Data source:

Farmers Market: The Mayor's Office of Food Access
Fruit and Veg Pick-up Sites: Fresh Truck and Fair Foods. Retrieved from The Mayor's Office of Food Access
Senior Dining Sites: City of Boston Commission on Affairs of the Elderly. Retrieved from The Mayor's Office of Food Access
Supermarket and Grocery Stores: BPDA/InfoUSA. Retrieved from The Mayor's Office of Food Access
Food Pantries and Meal Programs: D. Taitelbaum, GBFB’s One Meal A Day Goal, The Greater Boston Food Bank, November, 2016.

Demographic data: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates.

 


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