Infographic from PolicyMap Shows Impact of Census Tract Boundary Changes Drive into any US town and you’ll see the famous population sign. Whether it’s a metropolitan city with a population in the millions or a small farming community populated with more animals than people, the numbers we see on those signs are merely a suggestion. […]
With the arrival of the 2012 update to the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act, or HMDA, data on PolicyMap, we get to check out the latest information available about the performance of the mortgage market. In 2012, originations rose modestly, with a 54% increase in refinance loans. Looking at origination trends charts over the past years, […]
Two of us from PolicyMap traveled to DC this week to get the latest information on publicly available datasets from the Association of Public Data Users at the APDU 2013 conference. At APDU we attended sessions on housing, transportation and health data. We also heard updates from many federal statistical agencies including the Bureau of […]
The American Community Survey American Community Survey (ACS) indicators for 2007-2011 are now available on PolicyMap! Check out these latest estimates on home values, incomes, foreign born populations and more! You'll find them throughout the Add Data Layer menu in the maps page and incorporated into the Community Profile report. Sign up for one of […]
The latest 2011 HMDA data is now available for free in our Lending Activity tab.