Lisa Borten is a librarian and freelance writer based in Berkeley, CA. She enjoys Broadway shows, botanic gardens, and baked goods. When she's not reading or writing, she likes running outside, exploring new cities, and spending time with friends and family.
Stacker looks at U.S. trends in education over the last century from 1919 to 2019. Considering factors like race, gender, age, geography, enrollment rates, and curricular requirements, Stacker examines educational attainment levels for various groups within the U.S.
Follow population trends in 50 major cities in the U.S. over the past 50 years (1970–2019). The article considers major events in the cities’ history that have led to population growth or decline, whether cultural, weather-related, or otherwise.