urban planning blogs

1. CityLab

About Blog Through original reporting, sharp analysis, and visual storytelling, CityLab informs and inspires the people who are creating the cities of the future—and those who want to live there. Frequency 30 posts / yearAlso in Blog
Facebook fans 209.5K ⋅ Twitter followers 240.2K ⋅ Instagram Followers 48.4K ⋅ Social Engagement 2.5K

2. Reddit - Urban Planning: The built environment

About Blog Urban Planning, Community Planning, City Planning, New Urbanism, Smart Growth, Zoning, Transportation and all that makes the built environments that we work and recreate in. Frequency 25 posts / day Blog
Facebook fans 1.3M ⋅ Twitter followers 740.7K ⋅ Social Engagement 48.9K

3. Next City Inspiring Better Cities

About Blog The latest stories from Next City's Forefront series. Next City is a nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire social, economic and environmental change in cities through journalism and events around the world. Frequency 1 post / day Blog
Facebook fans 35.8K ⋅ Twitter followers 118.6K ⋅ Social Engagement 2.4K

4. Streetsblog New York City

About Blog Streetsblog connects people to information about how to reduce dependence on private automobiles and improve conditions for walking, biking, and transit. Streetsblog NYC covers the five boroughs of New York City. Frequency 18 posts / week Blog
Facebook fans 11.4K ⋅ Twitter followers 31.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 369

5. TheCityFix | The blog of WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities on urban mobility and development

About Blog WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities catalyzes environmentally and financially sustainable urban solutions to improve quality for millions of people. Frequency 1 post / weekAlso in Blog
Social Engagement 27

6. Planetizen - The independent resource for people passionate about planning and related fields

About Blog Planning: A professional practice and an academic study focused on the future of built environments and connected natural environments from the smallest towns to the largest cities and everything in between. Planetizen: The independent resource for people passionate about planning and related fields. Frequency 6 posts / day Blog
Facebook fans 21.9K ⋅ Twitter followers 76.4K ⋅ Social Engagement 7

7. Strong Towns | Strong Towns Media

About Blog Strong Towns is a non-profit organization working to support a model of development that allows America's cities, towns and neighborhoods to become financially strong and resilient. Frequency 1 post / day Blog
Facebook fans 60.7K ⋅ Twitter followers 47.4K ⋅ Social Engagement 444 ⋅ Domain Authority 58 ⋅

8. UN-Habitat | United Nations Human Settlements Programme

About Blog UN-Habitat, is the United Nations agency for human settlements. Improving the quality of urbanization results in better quality of life. Frequency 10 posts / day Blog
Facebook fans 82.2K ⋅ Twitter followers 110.9K ⋅ Instagram Followers 17.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 2 ⋅ Domain Authority 75 ⋅ Alexa Rank 130.4K

9. Inhabitat | Design For a Better World!

About Blog Inhabitat.com is a weblog devoted to the future of design, tracking the innovations in technology, practices and materials that are pushing architecture and home design towards a smarter and more sustainable future. Frequency 5 posts / dayAlso in Blog
Facebook fans 1.2M ⋅ Twitter followers 164.2K ⋅ Instagram Followers 49.1K ⋅ Social Engagement 150 ⋅ Domain Authority 88 ⋅ Alexa Rank 33.8K

10. Urban Land Magazine

About Blog Urban Land Magazine is the flagship publication of the Urban Land Institute, a member-based organization with global headquarters in Washington, D.C. Popular features include ULX, Developments, Trends, Awards, and other topics on the built environment, urbanism and commercial real estate. Frequency 2 posts / day Blog
Twitter followers 141K ⋅ Social Engagement 4 ⋅ Domain Authority 68 ⋅ Alexa Rank 105.2K

11. Architecture Lab

About Blog Architecture Lab is an architecture and urban design magazine dedicated to architecture, urban design, research studies & sustainable design Frequency 30 posts / week Blog
Facebook fans 622.5K ⋅ Twitter followers 78K ⋅ Instagram Followers 1.6K ⋅ Social Engagement 23 ⋅ Domain Authority 48 ⋅ Alexa Rank 68.5K

12. Planning Tank

About Blog Planning Tank is the Urban, Regional, and Rural planning knowledge base useful for professionals and students of planning profession. Website provides information on various topics, theories, schemes and concepts of Urban Planning. Frequency 2 posts / week Blog
Facebook fans 10.5K ⋅ Twitter followers 184 ⋅ Social Engagement 16 ⋅ Domain Authority 43 ⋅ Alexa Rank 92.8K

13. Landezine | Landscape Architecture Works

About Blog Landezine was started in June of 2009. Since then it has been showcasing landscape architecture projects made by landscape architects and architects from around the globe. Today, Landezine is internationally renowned landscape architecture website and one of the most visible in the profession. Frequency 7 posts / weekAlso in Blog
Facebook fans 45.2K ⋅ Twitter followers 10.9K ⋅ Instagram Followers 5.6K ⋅ Domain Authority 54 ⋅ Alexa Rank 151.7K

14. Town Planners Diary

About Blog Town Planners diary works on behalf of millions of planning professionals internationally to enhance their planning education through research work and projects Frequency 7 posts / month Blog
Twitter followers 125 ⋅ Social Engagement 9 ⋅ Domain Authority 16 ⋅ Alexa Rank 185.2K

15. New Geography

About Blog NewGeography.com is a site devoted to analyzing and discussing the places where we live and work. We want to know not only what is happening, but also how you, your company and your community can best adapt to rapidly changing conditions. We welcome your writing, your thoughts on the site, and your insights on economic development, metropolitan demographics, and community leadership. Frequency 1 post / dayAlso in Blog
Facebook fans 6K ⋅ Twitter followers 6.7K ⋅ Social Engagement 6 ⋅ Domain Authority 65 ⋅ Alexa Rank 272K

16. SPUR | | Ideas Action for a Better City

About Blog Through research, education and advocacy, SPUR promotes good planning and good government in the San Francisco Bay Area. Frequency 1 post / weekAlso in Blog
Facebook fans 11.7K ⋅ Twitter followers 27K ⋅ Instagram Followers 2.3K ⋅ Social Engagement 2 ⋅ Domain Authority 60 ⋅ Alexa Rank 306K

17. The Urbanist

About Blog The Urbanist was founded in early 2014 in order to examine and influence urban policies. We believe that cities provide unique opportunities for addressing many of the most difficult problems we face. Our website serves as a resource for promoting and disseminating ideas, creating community, and improving the places we live in. Frequency 3 posts / day Blog
Facebook fans 3.2K ⋅ Twitter followers 10.6K ⋅ Instagram Followers 1.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 6 ⋅ Domain Authority 53 ⋅ Alexa Rank 388.3K

18. Streets.MN

About Blog Our mission is to expand and improve the dialogue about land use, transportation, the environment and governance in Minnesota. Frequency 3 posts / week Blog
Facebook fans 2.5K ⋅ Social Engagement 18 ⋅ Domain Authority 56 ⋅ Alexa Rank 416.5K


About Blog URBAN HUB is an interactive platform for people working on the future of cities and mobility. We collect personal stories about urban landmarks and future ideas for the sustainable development of cities worldwide. Frequency 1 post / quarter Blog
Facebook fans 7.3K ⋅ Social Engagement 258 ⋅ Domain Authority 40 ⋅ Alexa Rank 498.6K

20. CityTalk

About Blog Opinions, ideas and knowledge you can apply to local and regional sustainable development. Frequency 19 posts / month Blog
Facebook fans 4K ⋅ Twitter followers 32.4K ⋅ Domain Authority 62 ⋅ Alexa Rank 547K

21. Project for Public Spaces | Placemaking Blog

About Blog Project for Public Spaces (PPS) is the central hub of the global Placemaking movement, connecting people to ideas, expertise, and partners who share a passion for creating vital places. Blog
Facebook fans 84.6K ⋅ Twitter followers 80.2K ⋅ Domain Authority 65 ⋅ Alexa Rank 588K

22. DenverInfill Blog

About Blog Denver's online source for urbanism, planning, and infill and sustainable development. Frequency 1 post / month Since Aug 2006 Also in Blog
Facebook fans 6.6K ⋅ Twitter followers 2.5K ⋅ Instagram Followers 2.4K ⋅ Social Engagement 24 ⋅ Domain Authority 47 ⋅ Alexa Rank 683.2K

23. Second Ave. Sagas - A New York City Subway Blog

About Blog Second Ave. Sagas is the premier news blog for all things New York City subways. It is the home for news, views and commentary on the subway system, MTA and transportation in New York City. Frequency 1 post / monthAlso in Blog
Facebook fans 2.8K ⋅ Twitter followers 18.2K ⋅ Instagram Followers 2.9K ⋅ Social Engagement 86 ⋅ Domain Authority 56 ⋅ Alexa Rank 699.1K

24. Spacing | Canadian Urbanism Uncovered

About Blog Spacing covers Canadian urbansim in Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal, Edmonton, Ottawa, & east coast cities. The topics ranges from Architecture, Urban Deisgn, Public Transit, City Hall, Parks, Walking, Bikes, Streetscape, History, Waterfront, Maps, Public Spaces Frequency 2 posts / month Blog
Facebook fans 9.1K ⋅ Twitter followers 37.6K ⋅ Social Engagement 261 ⋅ Domain Authority 58 ⋅ Alexa Rank 701.3K

25. Cyburbia Forums

About Blog A third place for planners, planning students, architects, urbanists, and others interested or involved in shaping the built environment. Frequency 2 posts / day Blog
Domain Authority 46 ⋅ Alexa Rank 829.9K