Map of the day: A cartogram of real estate values

A cartogram redraws geographical boundaries in proportion to other numeric values, in this case with state boundaries redrafted to reflect the value of real estate in each state.

This, California and New York are both notably larger than their physical boundaries, reflecting the cost of property in placed like Beverly Hills and Bel Air as well as those Park Avenue penthouses and Trump Tower condos.

From Metrocosm:



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