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Millennials want to buy a home, just not right now

Millennials — people age 34 and younger — want to buy a home. But not right now.

Jacked-up prices, lack of inventory under $300,000 and lofty lending standards are stopping them. 143 more words


114th Congressional District Demographic Economic Patterns

How do neighborhood demographic-economic characteristics of New York Congressional District 12 compare to adjacent district 7? … or any other congressional district? How to assess needs of congressional district constituents? 309 more words

Census Bureau Plans to Drop Critical Data Product for Planning and Analysis

The Census Bureau recently announced plans to eliminate the American Community Survey (ACS) three-year socioeconomic estimates for all areas over 20,000 persons.  These estimates are often used to evaluate current and past socioeconomic conditions in medium sized communities and the loss of this data set would be a blow to doing important, timely analysis. 540 more words

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Guide to ZIP Code Data Resources

.. what are the options to access and use ZIP Code area geographic, demographic and economic data? This section provides an overview of selected options available to access ZIP code area data from… 1,060 more words

Census Tract Demographics by ZIP Code

.. analyzing census tract demographics by ZIP code … a wide range of demographic-economic data for census tracts and ZIP code areas are now developed annually as a part of the American Community Survey ( 683 more words

Creating Thematic Pattern Maps

Decision-making can be influenced by a thematic pattern map that conveys a strong message. Thematic pattern maps can often transcend spoken language and facilitate communication on an issue. 863 more words

Patterns of Block Group Income Inequality

Income inequality exists in an area where there is a mix of households that have very high incomes coexisting with a set of households with very low income. 751 more words