Mapping the Recession and the Stimulus

New York Times unemployment map (screenshot)

The New York Times always seems to have good online maps; here’s one showing county-by-county unemployment rates. Via MAPS-L.

This map shows state-by-state unemployment, state budget deficit, and foreclosure rates. Via Dave Smith.

Also via Dave, another state-by-state map, this time from the Wall Street Journal, displays per capita aid to states from the stimulus package (at least, as it read in late January).

Off the Map takes’s database and plots it on a map to see if the stimulus projects match areas with heavy job losses. Via Slashgeo.