How Much Do You Spend Getting Around?
A new website helps users track and visualize their transportation costs.
Want to know how much you spend on getting from one place to another? The Center For Neighborhood Technology has released a new website called Abogo that gives rough estimates of what different neighborhoods spend on transportation. Grist reports below:
The site draws on nine data sets, mostly from the U.S. census, that include density, average commute time, commuters per household, and a transit connectivity index. It also calculates greenhouse-gas emissions from transportation — Kenwood residents average 0.36 metric tons per month, about half the metro average.