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Survey of Market Absorption of Apartments (SOMA)



Annual 2005 Absorptions:

		SOMA SENIOR HOUSING UNITS - 2004 Final
		New 5+ Housing Units completed in 2004


Senior Housing Units for Persons 55+, both Restricted and Intended     24,350*

Meals, Transportation and Housekeeping Provided                
        All Provided                                                    3,780
        Some, but not all provided                                      5,100
        None Provided                                                  14,470
        Not Reported                                                        0

Help with Finances, Shopping, and Telephoning
        All Provided	                                                1,450
        Some, but not all provided                                      5,090
        None Provided                                                  17,750
        Not Reported                                                       60

Help with Bathing, Eating, Mobility, Dressing, and Toileting
        All Provided                                                    1,830
        Some, but not all provided                                      1,110
        None Provided                                                  21,350
        Not Reported                                                      60



              * Out of a total of 285,500 (8.5%) completions


  Sponsor: U S Department of Housing & Urban Development

Go to Annual 2005 Absorptions:
Contact George Boyd at 301-763-3199 or mail to george.t.boyd@census.gov for further information on the Survey of Market Absorption of Apartments Data.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Social, Economic, and Housing Statistics Division