Understanding Our Region

The more that we know about our region, the better we are able to engage with each other in meaningful dialogues about how Greater New Haven is doing and what needs to be done.

The issue areas below provide a selection of reports, info-briefs and data about Greater New Haven. Pick your passion and join with us to build a stronger community.

The Greater New Haven Community Progress Report (2020) provides health and wellbeing measures of local populations along with recent trends in education, the economy and more.

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Community Wellbeing Survey and Index Report

Greater New Haven Community Index 2019

The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven is proud be a major funder and partner in the development of the DataHaven Community Wellbeing Survey and Greater New Haven Community Index report compiled by DataHaven.

Greater New Haven Community Index 2019: Understanding Well-Being, Economic Opportunity, and Change in Greater New Haven Neighborhoods is a comprehensive, 120-page report with over 85 data graphics that describe the communities and neighborhoods that make up the Greater New Haven region, and uncover the opportunities and issues facing our area..

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Latest Community Stories

The Care Economy

Millions of women work long hours caring for the needs of the elderly, the infirm, and children. For large numbers, particularly women of color, their earnings are so low that they and their families live in poverty.

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Students Supported by Hillhouse Alum

Between 2010 and 2019, more than 70 Hillhouse students received a Pergament scholarship thanks to Dr. Pergament’s gift of $1 million.

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