To see where the nation’s aging housing stock is, we can look at Census and Claritas estimates, with detail down to the block group.
The most recent quarterly vacancy data for the period May 2009 through September 2009 is now available on PolicyMap.
In a couple of days, 2008 HMDA data will be available on PolicyMap, which will provide details about and insight into the recent housing and mortgage crisis
When looking at larger metropolitan areas, the south and southwest lead the country in cities with high unemployment rates.
Each month we release the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ preliminary and final unemployment rates. This data is can be viewed in maps, tables, and trend charts