About Us

NIMC and CIN team together

A resource for research and information about mixed-income communities.


To be the nation’s central resource for research and information about creating and sustaining mixed-income communities.


View of Heritage Park youth garden

To help reduce urban poverty and promote successful mixed-income communities by facilitating high-quality research and making information and evidence easily available to policymakers and practitioners.

Roles and Services

  • Research and evaluation
  • State of the field scans
  • Technical assistance and strategic consultation  
  • Connecting researchers, practitioners and policymakers
  • Online mixed-income development database and library