Urban Velo

A Closer Look At DC Bike Share Data

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Capital Bikeshare in Washington DC maintains a database of trip history data, and recently M. V. Jantzen created a trip visualizer to help better interpret this data (630,000+ trips in the 3rd quarter of 2012 alone). Select a station and see a visual representation of the most popular routes originating there, with multiple station options for neighborhood trip data consumption. Play with the visualizer yourself, and read more about some initial findings of station use and trip distance at Mobility Lab.

One Comment

  1. Paul MackieJanuary 11, 2013 at 11:12 am

    Thanks for posting this info, Brad. Very cool. And Mobility Lab will be publishing one of these for Boston soon.

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