Journal of Urban Affairs

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Journal of Urban Affairs  
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
J. Urban Aff.
Discipline Urban studies
Language English
Edited by Laura Reese
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency 5/year
ISSN 0735-2166 (print)
1467-9906 (web)
OCLC no. 8261798

The Journal of Urban Affairs is a peer-reviewed academic journal published five times per year by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the Urban Affairs Association. It was established in 1979 and the current editor-in-chief is Laura Reese (Michigan State University). The journal covers metropolitan and community problems and urban society.

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2011 impact factor of 0.84, ranking it 20th out of 37 journals in the category "Urban Studies".[1]


  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Urban Studies". 2011 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2012. 

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