An R package of simple features data of Veterans Health Administration geographies to allow tidy spatial analysis and visualization.

Visualizing distance profiles of deprivation in NYS

Distance profiles help explore the demographic characteristics of an urban area. They have been widely used in urban demography and sociology research. Dating back to the 1920s and the Chicago School models. They posit that every major city expands in concentric circles from the urban center. I came across this paper, A Reproducible Framework for Visualizing Demographic Distance Profiles in US Metropolitan Areas, that walks you through a workflow for creating distance profiles in R.