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National and State Housing Fact Sheets & Data

UPDATED
May 6, 2015

Federal Rental Assistance. Federal rental assistance programs enable about 5 million low-income households in the United States to rent modest housing at an affordable cost. These factsheets provide details on who uses and who needs rental assistance in each state. Users can also download the data, including supplemental tables on low income renters, federal funding, and the location of urban and rural housing, in Excel. National Fact Sheet | State Fact Sheets | Download the Data | Sources and Methods

Federal Rental Assistance in Urban and Rural Areas. Roughly 13 percent of federally assisted housing units are located outside of metropolitan areas. This factsheet breaks down the location of assisted housing by state and program. National and State Fact Sheet  | Download the Data Sources and Methods

Housing Choice Voucher Program. More than 2 million low-income households use Housing Choice Vouchers to afford modest, stable housing. These factsheets provide details on who uses and who needs housing vouchers in each state. National Fact Sheet | State Fact Sheets | Download the Data | Sources and Methods

Housing Choice Voucher Utilization Data Tables.  The links below provide annual data on the number of families using housing vouchers, the percentage of authorized vouchers that families are using, and total voucher assistance payments, by state and local housing agency, 2004 to present.  Quarterly data on the number of families using housing vouchers are also available. Use these tables to look up data on a particular state or housing agency. You can export your tables to Excel or download the data for all states. How to Use the Data | Annual Data Tables | Quarterly Data Tables | Download the Data | Sources and Methods

Sequestration Cuts in Housing Choice Vouchers.  The links below provide state and local housing agency data on the 85,000 housing vouchers that have been eliminated under sequestration as of December 2014. Use this table to look up data on a particular state. You can export your tables to Excel or download the data for all states. How to Use the Data | State Tables | Download the Data | Sources and Methods

 

 

Housing Choice Voucher Utilization Data

Annual data on the number of families using housing vouchers, the number of authorized vouchers, the percentage of authorized vouchers in use, and the total voucher assistance payments to owners, by state and local housing agency, 2004 to present.

 

Data on the Number of Families Using Housing Vouchers

Quarterly data on the number of families using housing vouchers, by state and local housing agency, 2012 to present.

 

Sequestration Cuts in Housing Choice Vouchers

Estimated reduction in the number of families using housing vouchers due to sequestration, as of December 2014, by state and local housing agency.

 

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