Overview: Transportation and Smart Cities

Understanding transportation behavior is critical for economic development and planning activities. Neighborhood revitalization, urban design, compliance, and transportation planning all benefit from empirical data about population movements around in a region. StreetLight InSight® helps planners and development professionals strengthen existing models and observe impacts of policy decisions without requiring costly and time-intensive surveys. Billions of trips, with ~5m precision data, allow StreetLight InSight to answer important questions such as:

Our clients are constantly finding new uses for StreetLight's Metrics - please get in touch with questions and ideas.  Download more information on the StreetLight InSight Travel Metrics.

Also, we regularly publish reports, such as our recent one comparing internal and external traffic for all the counties in the lower 48.

Related Resources:

Big Data + Small Data for Smart, Sustainable and Equitable Cities

StreetLight CEO, Laura Schewel, Spoke at TEDxSacramento Salon

From Smart Cities to Wise Cities

The Status Quo for Traffic Pattern Data

3 Ways You Can Better Use Big Data

StreetLight InSight® Travel Metrics Overview

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