The occupations of Wisconsin workers, 1960-2016

While working on an unrelated project, I downloaded over 19 million U.

Neighborhoods where Milwaukee isn't segregated

Milwaukee’s pervasive segregation is infamous, but it doesn’t extend everywhere.

America's largest trees

The largest tree of its species is called a “Champion Tree.

How to build a Tufte-style weather graph in R using ggplot2

This notebook contains all the code needed to create this graph.

Retrieving precipitation data from NOAA

This post details how to retrieve the daily precipitation data needed to create the graph demonstrated here.

Maps of average rainfall in hydrological basins

A good map has to balance competing objectives. It should be coherent at first glance but still complex enough to reward careful examination.

Common Milwaukee housing styles

This poster was created using data from the Milwaukee City Assessor’s Master Property File.

Milwaukee's 2020 property assessments take their largest jump since 2006

The 2020 total value of Milwaukee’s tax base is $31.

Analysis of Milwaukee County's Spring 2020 Election

Election summary (winners in bold)

Introducing pollster, an R package for more convenient work with weighted survey data

My R package pollster is now available on CRAN. Lots of great R packages already exist for complex analysis of survey data.