American Housing Survey (AHS)

Metadata Updated: November 12, 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 most recent AHS was conducted in 2013 and the next AHS will be conducted in 2015. The AHS national survey was conducted annually from 1973-1981 and biennially (every two years) from 1983 - 2015. Metropolitan area surveys have been conducted annually or biennially since 1974.

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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 12, 2020

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Harvested from HUD JSON

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 12, 2020
Publisher US Department of Housing and Urban Development
Unique Identifier Unknown
Identifier HUD025
Data First Published 1973
Data Last Modified 2015-02-18
Category survey
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 025:28
Metadata Context
Schema Version
Catalog Describedby
Data Dictionary
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Harvest Source Id c98ee13b-1e1a-4350-a47e-1bf13aaa35d6
Harvest Source Title HUD JSON
Homepage URL
Program Code 025:000
Related Documents
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash c9cf350848c00a33ac493f7cc993cb4818058699
Source Schema Version 1.1
Temporal 1973/2013

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