The amenity mix of urban neighborhoods
- Cesar Hidalgo, Elise Castañer, Andres Sevtsuk
This paper used Google Places API to collect information about 1.26m amenities across 47 US cities.
… to model the amenity mix of neighborhoods, and to identify the amenities that are over- or under-supplied in a neighborhood.
The effective number of amenities of location is defined as
Pedestrian trips rarely exceed a 10-minute walk: Handy1997accessbility and Sevtsuk2014location.