Advertise with Next City

For more than a decade, Next City has inspired change in cities through a signature mix of high-quality journalism and impact-oriented events. Every day, our reporters tell the stories that are changing cities around the world, keeping you informed of the people, policies and projects driving urban progress. As a nonprofit founded by three recent college graduates who shared a vision of a better urban future, our work doesn’t end with reporting. We connect the next generation of urban leaders through our annual Vanguard conference and other events held in cities around the world. Every month, our website is viewed a half a million times, 23,000 people receive our newsletters, and more than 85,000 people follow us on Facebook, Twitter and other social media.

Our Audience

Next City’s audience is young and professionally-focused on improving the cities where they live.

  • $75,000 Median household income

  • 60% Under 40 years old

  • 97% College-educated

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Reader Habits

  • 5,000,000 Pageviews a year
  • 66% Visit Next City weekly or more
  • 38% Read Next City on mobile devices

Our Following

  • 25,000 Newsletter Subscribers
  • 75,000 Twitter Followers
  • 14,000 Facebook Likes

Recent Advertisers

  • American Planning Association
  • Bank of America
  • The Brookings Institution
  • CEOs for Cities
  • Center for Community Progress
  • City Parks Alliance
  • The Congress for the New Urbanism
  • GovLoop
  • Island Press
  • The Lincoln Institute for Land Policy
  • LISC
  • National League of Cities
  • TED
  • The New School
  • The OLIN Partnership
  • NYU
  • Opportunity Finance Network
  • Rotterdam Architectural Biennale
  • Smart City Expo
  • University of Minnesota Press
  • UNC
  • University of Pennsylvania
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  • Sponsored Content

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  • Underwritten Content

    Support our award-winning content and get your brand seen. Strategize with Next City to develop an idea for an article or series, or sponsor existing content.

Partnership Opportunities

A partnership with Next City is an opportunity to deepen your brand’s connection to the innovation transforming cities worldwide. Support Next City and showcase your commitment to the next generation of urban leaders. Next City engages with corporate, nonprofit and university partners on a variety of levels.

Interested? Download our Media Kit or email info@nextcity.org.