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Construction & Housing

This section presents data on the construction industry and on various indicators of its activity and costs; on housing units and their characteristics and occupants; and on the characteristics and vacancy rates for commercial buildings.

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Authorizations, Starts and Completions

926 - New Privately-Owned Housing Units Authorized by State [Excel 132k] | [PDF 453k]

927 - New Privately-Owned Housing Units Started--Selected Characteristics [Excel 31k] | [PDF 453k]

928 - New Privately-Owned Housing Units Started by State [Excel 57k] | [PDF 453k]

929 - Characteristics of New Privately Owned One-Family Houses Completed [Excel 65k] | [PDF 453k]

930 - Housing Starts and Average Length of Time From Start to Completion of New Privately Owned One- Unit Residential Buildings [Excel 31k] | [PDF 451k]

939 - New Unfurnished Apartments Completed and Rented in 3 Months by Region [Excel 39k] | [PDF 466k]

Commercial Offices

963 - Commercial Buildings--Summary: 2003 [Excel 27k] | [PDF 453k]

Construction Indices and Value

920 - Construction Materials--Producer Price Indexes [Excel 37k] | [PDF 466k]

921 - Value of New Construction Put in Place [Excel 26k] | [PDF 466k]

922 - Value of Private Construction Put in Place [Excel 35k] | [PDF 454k]

923 - Value of State and Local Government Construction Put in Place [Excel 34k] | [PDF 454k]

Construction Industry

919 - Construction--Establishments, Employees, and Payroll by Kind of Business (NAICS Basis) [Excel 33k] | [PDF 452k]

Homeownership and Housing Costs

950 - Homeownership Rates by Age of Householder and Household Type [Excel 87k] | [PEF 452k]

951 - Homeownership Rates by State [Excel 72k] | [PDF 452k]

952 - Occupied Housing Units-Costs by Region: 2005 [Excel 74k] | [PDF 465k]

953 - Occupied Housing Units--Financial Summary by Selected Characteristics of the Householder: 2005 [Excel 82k] | [PDF 465k]

954 - Owner-Occupied Housing Units--Value and Costs by State: 2006 [Excel 36k] | [PDF 452k]

955 - Renter-Occupied Housing Units--Gross Rent by State: 2006 [Excel 52k] | [PDF 452k]

956 - Mortgage Characteristics--Owner Occupied Units: 2005 [Excel 59k] | [PDF 466k]

Housing Sales

931 - Price Indexes of New One-Family Houses Sold, by Region [Excel 25k] | [PDF 451k]

932 - New Privately-Owned One-Family Houses Sold by Region and Type of Financing, and by Sales-Price Group [Excel 35k] | [PDF 465k]

933 - Median Sales Price of New Privately Owned One-Family Houses Sold by Region [Excel 21k] | [PDF 465k]

934 - New Manufactured (Mobile) Homes Placed for Residential Use and Average Sales Price by Region [Excel 26k] | [PDF 465k]

935 - Existing One-Family Homes Sold and Price by Region [Excel 27k] | [PDF 466k]

936 - Median Sales Price of Existing One-Family Homes by Selected Metropolitan Area [Excel 37k] | [PDF 466k]

937 - Existing Home Sales by State [Excel 29k] | [PDF 466k]

938 - Existing Apartment Condos and Co-ops--Units Sold and Median Sales Price by Region [Excel 24k] | [PDF 466k]

Housing Units and Characteristics

940 - Total Housing Inventory for the United States [Excel 39k] | [PDF 453k]

941 - Occupied Housing Inventory by Age of Householder [Excel 28k] | [PDF 453k]

942 - Vacancy Rates for Housing Units--Characteristics [Excel 46k] | [PDF 453k]

943 - Housing Units and Tenure--States: 2006 [Excel 73k] | [PDF 453k]

944 - Homeownership and Rental Vacancy Rates by State [Excel 58k] | [PDF 454k]

945 - Homeownership and Rental Vacancy Rates by Metropolitan Area [Excel 36k] | [PDF 454k]

946 - Housing Units--Characteristics by Tenure and Region: 2005 [Excel 117k] | [PDF 466k]

947 - Housing Units by Units in Structure and State: 2006 [Excel 81k] | [PDF 451k]

948 - Housing Units-Size of Units and Lot: 2005 [Excel 49k] | [PDF 466k]

949 - Occupied Housing Units--Tenure by Race of Householder [Excel 27k] | [PDF 466k]

Housing and Neighborhood Quality

957 - Occupied Housing Units--Neighborhood Indicators by Selected Characteristics of the Householder: 2005 [Excel 65k] | [PDF 466k]

958 - Heating Equipment and Fuels for Occupied Units [Excel 30k] | [PDF 466k]

959 - Occupied Housing Units--Housing Indicators by Selected Characteristics of the Householder: 2005 [Excel 39k] | [PDF 466k]

960 - Net Stock of Residential Fixed Assets [Excel 26k] | [PDF 465k]

961 - Home Remodeling--Number of Households with Work Done and Amount Spent: 2007 [Excel 23k] | [PDF 465k]

962 - Expenditures by Residential Property Owners for Improvements and Maintenance and Repairs by Type of Payment and Year Structure Built [Excel 29k] | [PDF 453k]

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau  |  The 2009 Statistical Abstract  |  Page Last Modified: November 20, 2009