These Maps Show How Dramatically Silicon Valley Has Distorted The Real Estate Market
Everyone knows that the tech gold rush in San Francisco and Silicon Valley is driving up real estate prices. But it is not until the data is visualized in a map, neighborhood by neighborhood, that you can see just how distorted the market has become through tech-driven gentrification.
This map shows median income distribution by neighborhood, with all the rich people living near Palo Alto.
All that wealth has had a distorting effect on the local real estate market.
This map shows the people who can, and cannot, afford to live in Silicon Valley.