American Housing Survey (AHS)

Metadata Updated: December 3, 2020

The AHS is the largest, regular national housing sample survey in the United States. The U.S. Census Bureau conducts the AHS to obtain up-to-date housing statistics for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The AHS national survey was conducted annually from 1973-1981 and biennially (every two years) since 1983. Metropolitan area surveys have been conducted annually or biennially since 1974.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Metadata Created Date March 7, 2014
Metadata Updated Date December 3, 2020

Metadata Source

Harvested from HUD JSON

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date March 7, 2014
Metadata Updated Date December 3, 2020
Publisher US Department of Housing and Urban Development
Unique Identifier HUD025
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 025:28
Metadata Context
Schema Version
Catalog Describedby
Harvest Object Id b8edf2ac-dd0a-4c1e-9d68-081a1ed6e3ef
Harvest Source Id 991bcaf7-498f-4657-bed2-f6594e1bfbe7
Harvest Source Title HUD JSON
Data First Published 1973
Homepage URL
Data Last Modified 2018-09-09
Program Code 025:000
Related Documents
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash b2f51ad32d555526b206f54e231c43a7a6db6112
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial USA
Temporal 1973/2017
Category survey

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