name | value |
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name | hh_acs_measures |

version | 1.1.0 |

title | Harmonized Historical American Community Survey Measures |

homepage | https://geomarker.io/hh_acs_measures |

description | 2010 - 2021 measures derived from ACS variables for census tracts in the contiguous US |

Columns ending with `_moe`

represent the margin of error accompanying another column and are not included in the schema table here.

name | title | description | type |
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census_tract_id | Census Tract Identifier | can refer to 2010 or 2020 vintage census tracts; unique only in combination with `census_tract_vintage` |
string |

census_tract_vintage | Census Tract Vintage | The year of the decennial census that defines the tract (2010 for years 2010-2019 and 2020 for years 2020-2029) | string |

year | Year | The year of the 5-year ACS estimates (e.g., the 2019 ACS covers 2015 - 2019) | integer |

fraction_poverty | Fraction of Households in Poverty | Fraction of households with income below poverty level within the past 12 months | number |

n_children_lt18 | integer | ||

n_pop | integer | ||

n_household_lt18 | integer | ||

n_household | integer | ||

fraction_insured | Fraction of People Insured | Fraction of population with health insurance (available from 2012 onwards only) | number |

fraction_snap | Fraction of Households Receiving Assisted Income | Fraction of households receiving public assistance income or food stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months | number |

fraction_fam_nospouse | Fraction of family households with a single householder | Single householder is male or female household, with no spouse present | number |

fraction_employment | Fraction of People Employed | Fraction of people employed in civilian labor force | number |

n_housing_units | integer | ||

median_home_value | Median Value of Owner-Occupied Housing Units | number | |

median_home_value_2010adj | Median Value of Owner-Occupied Housing Units (in 2010 USD) | number | |

fraction_housing_renters | Fraction of Housing Units Occupied by Renters | fraction denominator is number of occupied housing units |
number |

median_rent_to_income_percentage | Median Rent to Income Percentage | The median of the percentage of rent to income among all renter-occupied housing units | number |

fraction_high_rent | Fraction of Housing Units Paying at least 30% of Income on Rent | number | |

fraction_conditions | Fraction of Housing Units with Substandard Housing Conditions | substandard housing: incomplete plumbing or kitchens, overcrowding, 30% or more of household income spent on rent or owner costs | number |

fraction_builtbf1970 | Fraction of Housing Units Built Before 1970 | number | |

fraction_vacant | Fraction of Housing Units that are Vacant | number | |

fraction_nhl | Fraction of People Not Hispanic/Latino | number | |

fraction_nhl_w | Fraction of People White and Not Hispanic/Latino | number | |

fraction_nhl_b | Fraction of People Black and Not Hispanic/Latino | number | |

fraction_nhl_o | Fraction of People Not Black, Not White, and Not Hispanic/Latino | number | |

fraction_hl | Fraction of People Hispanic/Latino | number | |

fraction_hl_w | Fraction of People White and Hispanic/Latino | number | |

fraction_hl_b | Fraction of People Black and Hispanic/Latino | number | |

fraction_hl_o | Fraction of People Not Black, Not White, and Hispanic/Latino | number | |

fraction_lesh | Fraction of Households Speaking Limited English | Available from 2016 onwards | number |

median_income | Median Household Income | number | |

median_income_2010adj | Median Household Income (in 2010 USD) | number | |

fraction_hs | Fraction of Adults with At Least High School Education | Available from 2012 onwards | number |