Online Guides

NNIP online guides share lessons, resources, and best practices collected from local partners on a range of topics.

Urban staff and the NNIP Executive Committee periodically develop policies to guide how the network operates. Policies are proposed to the entire...

Updated on May 1, 2017

Welcome to the National Neighborhood Indicators Partnership (NNIP)!

Coordinated by the Urban Institute, NNIP consists of independent...

Updated on May 15, 2017

One of the core services offered by NNIP partners is ad hoc assistance on locating and using neighborhood data, a service often called a data “...

Updated on April 28, 2015

Several NNIP partners organize gatherings each year to highlight ways that data has been used to improve neighborhoods and to...

Updated on May 27, 2017

The U.S. Department of Education launched the Promise...

Updated on September 21, 2016

Negotiating data sharing agreements with local agencies is the first step towards building a neighborhood indicator system. It's...

Updated on February 14, 2016