Metadata for the sf32000x Filetype (Partial listing of Variables dataset)

Revised as of 20NOV09 13:08

Table 1. Population Basics

Universe: Total Population

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight Variable
TotPop Total Persons (Sample Est) P1i1 This value usually matches the complete count pop figure for states & counties because of weighting techniques. But not for places, tracts, etc.
SampCount Unweighted Sample Count of Persons P2i1
TotPop100 Total Persons (100% Count) P3i1
PctSample Pct Persons Sampled P4i1 TotPop100
Urban Urban Population P5i2 New definition for 2000. Counts people living "in town" even if town is small or even if town is not an incorporated place. TotPop
InUAs In Urbanized Areas P5i3 TotPop
InUCs In Urban Clusters Urban - InUAs Urban Clusters are like UAs but smaller TotPop
Rural Rural Population P5i5 Use geocorr web app at mcdc.missouri.edu/applications/geocorr2000.html to get block level data by U/R categories TotPop
OnFarms Persons on Farms P5i6 An occupied 1-family house or mobile home is classified as a farm residence if: (1) the housing unit is located on a property of 1 acre or more, and (2) at least $1,000 worth of agricultural products were sold from the property in 1999. Group quarters and housing units that are in multiunit buildings or are vacant are not included as farm residences. The farm population consists of people in house TotPop
LandSQMI Land Area in Square Miles LandSQMI Derived from geographic headers field AREALAND as AreaLand/2589988 per Footnote 13 in tech doc
PopPerSQM Persons Per Sq Mile TotPop/LandSQMI LandSQMI

Table 2. Age

Universe: Total Population

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
Age0_4 Under 5 sum(of P8i3-P8i7 P8i42-P8i46) Remember: these are sample estimates that will be slightly different form SF1 comparables TotPop
Age5_9 Age 5 to 9 sum(of P8i8-P8i12 P8i47-P8i51) TotPop
Age10_14 10 to 14 sum(of P8i13-P8i17 P8i52-P8i56) TotPop
Age15_17 15 to 17 sum(of P8i18-P8i20 P8i57-P8i59) TotPop
Age18_19 18 to 19 sum(of P8i21-P8i22 P8i60-P8i61) TotPop
Age20_24 20 to 24 sum(of P8i23-P8i25 P8i62-P8i64) TotPop
Age25_34 25 to 34 sum(of P8i26-P8i27 P8i65-P8i66) TotPop
Age35_44 35 to 44 sum(of P8i28-P8i29 P8i67-P8i68) TotPop
Age45_54 45 to 54 sum(of P8i30-P8i31 P8i69-P8i70) Adding Age35_44 and Age45_54 gives you Baby Boomers, appx TotPop
Age55_59 55 to 59 sum(of P8i32 P8i71) TotPop
Age60_64 60 to 64 sum(of P8i33-P8i34 P8i72-P8i73) TotPop
Age65_74 65 to 74 sum(of P8i35-P8i37 P8i74-P8i76) TotPop
Age75_84 75 to 84 sum(of P8i38-P8i39 P8i77-P8i78) TotPop
Over85 Over 85 sum(of P8i40 P8i79) TotPop
Under18 Under 18 sum(of Age0_4 Age5_9 age10_14 Age15_17 ) Excludes 18-year-olds TotPop
Over18 Over 18 TotPop - Under18 Includes 18-year-olds TotPop
Age18_64 18 to 64 sum(of P8i21-P8i34 P8i60-P8i73) Sometimes called the "Adult Population" TotPop
Over21 Over 21 Over18 - sum(of P8i21-P8i23 P8i60-P8i62) TotPop
Over62 Over 62 sum(of P8i34-P8i40 P8i73-P8i79) TotPop
Over65 Over 65 over62 - P8i34 - P8i73 TotPop

Table 3. Race and Hispanic

Universe: Total Population

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
White1 White alone P6i2 Sample estimate so it may vary slightly from value reported on SF1 TotPop
Black1 Black alone P6i3 Given a list of race categories to check this count is of people who checked "Black orAfrican American" and no other. TotPop
Indian1 Amer Indian Alaska Native alone P6i4 Many people who checked the American Indian or Eskimo boxes also chose other races such as White. Those people are NOT included in this count TotPop
Asian1 Asian alone P6i5 Our dp1_2k reports also report counts of people who checked each of these race categories "alone or in combination with other races" TotPop
HawnPI1 Hawaiian and Other Pac Islander alone P6i6 In 1990 these were counted as part of the "Asian and OtherPacific Islander" race group TotPop
Other1 Other race alone P6i7 Most of the people who chose Other race were hispanic TotPop
MultRace Two or More Races P6i8 The 6 race-alone categories plus this multi-race count should sum to the total pop TotPop
HispPop Hispanic P7i10 IMPORTANT NOTE!: Hispanic is NOT a race - it is a separate category TotPop
White1NH White Alone Not Hispanic P7i3 To be in this category the person must have checked only White for race and NOT checked the Hispanic option TotPop
Minority Minority Pop TotPop - White1NH Persons who checked any race other than White, OR who checked Hispanic. White1NH + Minority=TotPop TotPop

Table 4. Relationship of Persons in Households

Universe: Persons in Households

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
HHPop Persons in Households P9i2 TotPop = HHPop + GQPop Totpop
Householder Householder P9i4+p9i18+p9i21 The Householder is the person who fills out the first column on the questionnaire. For married couples it can be the husband or the wife, whoever goes first HHpop
Spouse Spouse P9i7 HHpop
Child Child of Householder P9i8 Age does not matter here. The child could be 50. HHpop
Other_relative Other Relative sum(of P9i12-P9i15) HHpop
NonRelative NonRelative P9i16 HHpop

Table 5. Households by Type

Universe: Households

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
TotHHs Total Households P10i1
Families Families P10i6 Family Households are those with 2 or more persons related by blood, marriage or adoption TotHHs
MarriedCouples Married Couples P10i7 TotHHs
CouplesWithKids Married Couples w Own Children < 18 P10i8 TotHHs
SingleParents Single Parent Families P10i12 + P10i15 The parent must be the householder and the children must be < 18. A single mother > 18 living in her mothers household is not counted here. TotHHs
SingleMothers Single Mothers P10i15 Easy to derive SingleFathers by substracting this from SingleParents TotHHs
OtherFamilies Other Families Families-MarriedCouples-SingleParents TotHHs
NonFamHHs Non-Family HHs P13i11 TotHHs
LivingAlone Persons Living Alone P10i2 TotHHs

Table 6. Marital Status

Universe: Persons Over 15

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
Over15 Over 15 Yrs of Age P18i1 TotPop
NeverMarried Never Married p18i3 + p18i12 Over15
Married Now Married Not Separated sum(of P18i5 P18i8 P18i14 P18i17) The qualifier Now also applies to next 3 categories Over15
Separated Separated p18i7 + p18i16 A married couple can have separate residences without being legally separated. Over15
Widowed Widowed p18i9 + p18i18 If you were widowed but remarried you are not counted here. Over15
Divorced Divorced p18i10 + p18i19 If you were divorced but are now married, separated or widowed you are not counted here. Over15

Table 7. Language Spoken at Home

Universe: Persons Over 5

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
Over5 Over 5 Yrs of Age P19i1 TotPop
EnglishOnly Speak English Only sum(of p19i3 p19i25 p19i47) Over5
EnglishLimited Speak Eng less than "very well" Over5 - EnglishOnly - sum(of p19i5 p19i10 p19i15 p19i20 p19i27 p19i32 p19i37 p19i42 p19i49 p19i54 p19i59 p19i64) Over5
NoEnglish Do Not Speak English sum(of p19i8 p19i13 p19i18 p19i23 p19i30 p19i35 p19i40 p19i45 p19i52 p19i57 p19i62 p19i67) Over5

Table 8. Foreign Born Persons

Universe: Foreign Born Persons

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
ForeignBorn Foreign Born, exc native P21i13 Native Americans born abroad are not counted here TotPop
Naturalized Naturalized US Citizen P21i14 TotPop
NonCitizen Not a Citizen P21i15 TotPop
EnteredLast10Yrs Foreign Born Entered US in 1990 or Later P22i2+P22i3 TotPop
FBEurope Born in Europe PCT19i2 ForeignBorn
FBAsia Born in Asia PCT19i32 ForeignBorn
FBLatinAmerica Born in Latin America PCT19i93 Includes Caribbean, Central and South America ForeignBorn
FBMexico Born in Mexico PCT19i103 This count is included in Latin America as well ForeignBorn
FBOther Born somewhere else PCT19i67+PCT19i84+PCT19i123+PCT19i126 Includes persons born in Oceania, Africa, Northern America (Canada, mostly) and at sea ForeignBorn

Table 9. Residence in 1995

Universe: Persons Over 5

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
SameHouse Lived in Same House 5 Yrs Ago P24i2 Over5
SameCounty Lived in Same County 5 Yrs Ago SameHouse + P24i5 Over5
SameState Lived in Same State 5 Yrs Ago SameCounty + P24i7 Over5

Table 10. Place of Work

Universe: Workers over 16

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
Worker16 Workers 16 and Over P26i1 Workers are those who had at least some employment in 1999
WorkInCounty Work in County of Residence P26i3 Worker16
WorkersInaPlace Workers Living in a Place P27i2 Worker16
WorkInPlace Work in Place of Residence P27i3 WorkersInaPlace

Table 11. Commuting

Universe: Workers over 16

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight Variable
DriveAlone Drive Alone to Work P30i3 Worker16
Carpool Carpool P30i4 Worker16
PublicTrans Public Transportation or Taxi to Work P30i5 Worker16
CycleWalk Cycle or Walk to Work sum(of P30i12-P30i14) "Cycle" means motorcycle or bicycle. Worker16
WorkAtHome Work at Home P30i16 We have omitted a small Other means category which can be derived by subtracting the sum of these categories from Workers16 Worker16
Commuters Commuters p32i1
AvgCommute Mean Travel Time to Work p33i1/p32i1 In minutes Commuters

Table 12. School Enrollment

Universe: Persons Over 3

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
Over3 Over 3 Yrs of Age p36i1 TotPop
EnrolledK12 Enrolled in grades K-12 sum(of p36i6 p36i9 p36i12 p36i15 p36i29 p36i32 p36i35 p36i38) Over3
InPvtSchools Enrolled in Private Schools K-12 sum(of p36i8 p36i11 p36i14 p36i17 p36i31 p36i34 p36i37 p36i40) EnrolledK12
InCollege Enrolled in College sum(of p36i18 p36i21 p36i41 p36i44) Over3

Table 13. Educational Attainment

Universe: Persons Over 25

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
Over25 Over 25 Yrs of Age p37i1 TotPop
LessThan9th Less Than 9th Grade sum(of P37i3-P37i6 P37i20-P37i23) Over25
SomeHighSchool 9th thru 12th grade, No Diploma sum(of P37i7-P37i10 P37i24-P37i27) Over25
HighSchool High School Grad or GED P37i11 + P37i28 These are people with nothing beyond High School Over25
NoCollege Did Not Attend College LessThan9th + SomeHighSchool + HighSchool Over25
SomeCollege Some College, no degree sum(of P37i12-P37i14 P37i29-P37i31) This is not the complement of NoCollege. It is people with some college but no degree except maybe an associates Over25
Bachelors Bachelors P37i15 + P37i32 People with a Bachelors and no more Over25
Masters Masters P37i16 + P37i33 People with a Masters and no more. NA on STF3 in 1990. Over25
ProfPHD Prof School Degree or PhD P37i17 + P37i18 + P37i34 + P37i35 NA on STF3 in 1990 Over25
GradProf Graduate or Professional Degree Masters + ProfPHD Added together for compatibility with 1990 STF3 Over25

Table 14. Veteran and Armed Forces Status

Universe: Persons Over 18

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
Over18 Over 18 Yrs of Age p39i1 TotPop
ArmedForces Currently in Armed Forces P39i4 + P39i9 + P39i15 + P39i20 Universe Was Persons 16+ in 1990 Over18
Civilian Civilian Population > 18 P39i5 + P39i10 + P39i16 + P39i21 Over18
Veteran Veteran P39i6 + P39i11 + P39i17 + P39i22 Must currently be a civilian. Over18

Table 15. Disability

Universe: Civilian Non-Institutionalized Persons

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
DisabledUniv Civilian Non-Inst Pop Over 5 P42i1 Excludes children < 5, military and persons in institutions
Disabled Persons With 1 or more disabilities sum(of P42i4 P42i7 P42i14 P42i21 P42i24 P42i28 P42i31 P42i38 P42i45 P42i48) DisabledUniv
DisabledUniv65 Civilian Non-Inst. Pop Over 65 sum(of P42i20 P42i23 P42i44 P42i47)
Disabled65 Persons Over 65 With a Disability sum(of P42i21 P42i24 P42i45 P42i48) DisabledUniv65
DisabledUniv16 Civilian Non-Inst. Pop 16-64 sum(of P42i6 P42i13 P42i30 P42i37)
WorkDisability Persons 16-64 with a Work Disability P41i13 DisabledUniv16

Table 16. Employment Status

Universe: Persons over 16

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
Over16 Over 16 Yrs of Age p43i1 TotPop
CivLabForce Civilian Labor Force P43i5 + P43i12 To be in the CLF you must be a civilian over 16 currently working or actively seeking work Over16
Unemployed Unemployed Persons P43i7 + P43i14 CivLabForce
CivLabForceFem Civ. Labor Force, Female P43i12 CivLabForce
UnemployedFem Unemployed Females P43i14 CivLabForceFem
NotInLF Over 16 Not in Labor Force P43i8 + P43i15 Adding this to CLF does not sum to Over16 since it does not include military, who are in the LF but not the CLF Over16
BothWork Married Couples who Both Work P48i6 + P48i9 MarriedCouples
OneWorks Married Couples, One Worker P48i4 MC Families with 1 worker. It could be the 1 worker is neither the husband nor wife. MarriedCouples

Table 17. Work Force by Industry

Universe: Employed Civilian Labor Force

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
EmployedCLF Employed Persons in CLF P49i1 CivLabForce
Manufacturing Employed in Manufacturing P49i7 + P49i34 EmployedCLF
RetailTrade Employed in Retail Trade P49i9 + p49i36 EmployedCLF
Education Employed in Education P49i22 + P49i49 EmployedCLF
HealthSA Employed In Health Care & Social Assistance P49i23 + P49i50 EmployedCLF
OtherIndustry Employed in Other Industries EmployedCLF - Manufacturing - RetailTrade - Education - HealthSA EmployedCLF
UnemployedCLF Unemployed Persons in CLF CivLabForce - EmployedCLF There appear to be questions about the comparibility/reliability of this figure vs BLS unemployment counts, at least in some areas CivLabForce

Table 18. Work Force by Occupation

Universe: Employed Persons in CLF

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
ManProfOccs Management, professional & related occupations P50i3 + P50i50 EmployedCLF
ServiceOccs Service occupations P50i23 + P50i70 EmployedCLF
SalesOffOccs Sales and Office occupations P50i31 + P50i78 EmployedCLF
FarmFishOccs Farming, Fishing & Forestry occupations P50i34 + P50i81 EmployedCLF
ConsOccs Construction, extractions & maintenance occupations P50i35 + P50i82 EmployedCLF
TransOccs Production, Transportation + material moving occupations P50i41 + P50i88 EmployedCLF

Table 19. Household Income in 1999

Universe: Households

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight Variable
TotHHs Total Households P52i1
HHInc0 Less than $10,000 P52i2 Includes households with zero or negative income TotHHs
HHInc10 $10,000 to $14,999 P52i3 TotHHs
HHInc15 $15,000 to $24,999 P52i4 + P52i5 TotHHs
HHInc25 $25,000 to $34,999 P52i6 + P52i7 TotHHs
HHInc35 $35,000 to $49,999 P52i8 + P52i9 + P52i10 TotHHs
HHInc50 $50,000 to $74,999 P52i11 + P52i12 TotHHs
HHInc75 $75,000 to $99,999 P52i13 TotHHs
HHInc100 $100,000 to $149,999 P52i14 + P52i15 TotHHs
HHInc150 $150,000 to $199,999 P52i16 TotHHs
HHInc200 $200,000 or more P52i17 TotHHs
MedianHHInc Median HH Income P53i1 All income items from 2K census are for 1999 and are in 1999 dollars TotHHs
AvgHHInc Average Household Income round(P54i1/TotHHs) Note that we also have separate avgs for those with income under and over $200K TotHHs
HHIncLT200 HHs W Income < $200,000 TotHHs - HHInc200 TotHHs
AvgHHIncLT200 Avg HH Income of HHs < $200k round(P54i2/HHIncLT200) HHIncLT200
AvgHHIncGE200 Avg HH Income of HHs $200k or more round(P54i3/HHInc200) Many areas will have no HHs w Income over $200k so this avg. will be undefined. HHInc200

Table 20. Income Percentages by Source

Universe: Households

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe
Variable
Weight Variable
TotalIncome Aggregate Income in 1999 P54i1
PctWages Pct Wage or Salary Income 100*P68i1/TotalIncome Multiply TotalIncome by PctWages/100 to get TotalWages, etc. TotalIncome
PctSocSec Pct Soc Security Income 100*P71i1/TotalIncome TotalIncome
PctSSI Pct SSI Income 100*P72i1/TotalIncome TotalIncome
PctPubAssist Pct Public Assistance Income 100*P73i1/TotalIncome TotalIncome
PctRetirement Pct Retirement Income 100*P74i1/TotalIncome TotalIncome

Table 21. Other Income Measures

Universe: Families or Persons

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe
Variable
Weight Variable
MedianFamInc Median Family Income P77i1 You really should NOT take a weighted average of a median, of course Families
AvgFamInc Average Family Income round(P78i1/Families) Families
PCI Per Capita Income P82i1 Total Aggregate Income divided by Total Population TotPop
NMalesEarning Males 16+ with Earnings in 1999 P84i2
AvgMaleEarnings Avg Earnings of Males with Earnings round(P86i2/P84i2) This average includes both full and part-time workers so it can be misleading NMalesEarning
NFemalesEarning Females 16+ with Earnings in 1999 P84i23
AvgFemEarnings Avg Earnings of Females with Earnings round(P86i3/P84i23) This average includes both full and part-time workers so it can be misleading NFemalesEarning

Table 22. Poverty

Universe: Persons for whom poverty status is determined

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight Variable
PovUniverse Persons for whom poverty status determined P87i1 Excludes persons in group quarters and unrelated children in households TotPop
Poor Poor Persons P87i2 See www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty.html for details PovUniverse
VeryPoor Persons below 50% of poverty level P88i2 PovUniverse
Under185Poor Persons below 185% of poverty level PovUniverse - P88i9 - P88i10 Used to qualify for free and reduced lunch programs PovUniverse
NearlyPoor Persons Between 100 & 200% of poverty level PovUniverse - Poor - P88i10 PovUniverse
MeanPovRatio Mean Poverty Ratio (P88i2*.25 + P88i3*.625 + P88i4*.875+P88i5*1.125+P88i6*1.375+P88i7 *1.625+P88i8*1.800+P88i9*1.925+P88i10*3.0) / PovUniverse Our own statistical invention which attempts to create a measure of the degree of poverty by estimating the average poverty ratio for persons PovUniverse
InFamPovUniv Persons in Families for Whom Poverty Status determined sum(of p89i4 p89i5 p89i10 p89i11 p89i16 p89i17 p89i23 p89i24 p89i29 p89i30 p89i35 p89i36)
PoorInFam Poor Persons in Families sum(of p89i4 p89i5 p89i10 p89i11 p89i16 p89i17) InFamPovUniv
PoorFamilies Families Below Poverty P92i3 Families
PoorNonFamHHs Non Family Households Below Poverty P92i2-P92i3 NonFamHHs

Table 23. Miscellaneous Population

Universe: Total Population

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
Female Female P8i41 TotPop
GQPop Group Quarters Population P9i25 TotPop
InInstitutions Institutionalized Population P9i26 This is a subset of Group Quarters pop TotPop
GrandPrntsCaring Grandparents Caring for Own Grandchildren PCT8i3 Caregiver must be at least 30 yrs old and sharing a household with the child. The child must be under 18 TotPop

Table 24. Housing Unit Basics

Universe: Total Housing Units

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight Variable
TotHUs Total Housing Units H1i1 These are just places where people can live. It includes vacant units. This is the sample estimate.
SampHUs Unweighted Sample HU Count H2i1 Number of units that got the long form
TotHUs100 Total Housing Units (100% Count) H3i1
OccHUs100 Est Occupied Housing Units (100% Count) round(h2i2*100/h4i1) Estimated because the sampling percent was rounded to 1 decimal place
VacHUs100 Est Vacant Housing Units (100% Count) round(h2i3*100/h4i2) Estimated because the sampling percent was rounded to 1 decimal place
PctOccHUSample Pct of Occupied HUs in Sample H4i1 Pct of Occupied HUs that got the long form. Bureau sampling rates are based on units, not persons OccHUs100
PctVacHUSample Pct of Vacant HUs in Sample H4i2 Pct of Vacant HUs that got the long form. Bureau sampling rates are based on units, not persons VacHUs100
UrbanHUs Urban Housing Units H5i2 TotHUs
RuralHUs Rural Housing Units H5i5 TotHUs
Occupied Occupied Housing Units H6i2 Units that actually had people living in them TotHUs
OwnerOcc Owner occupied units H7i2 Occupied
RenterOcc Renter occupied units H7i3 Occupied
Vacant Vacant Housing Units H6i3 TotHUs

Table 25. Selected Housing Characteristics

Universe: Occupied housing units

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight Variable
Crowded With 1.5+ persons per room H20i6 + H20i7 + H20i12 + H20i13 Occupied
Plumbing Lacking complete plumbing facilities H22i7 + H22i16 Occupied
NoPhone Lacking telephone service H43i11 + H43i28 Occupied
NoCars No vehicles available H44i3 + H44i10 Occupied
AvgHHSize Average Household Size H18i1 Persons per occupied unit Occupied
MovedIn5 Moved in last 5 Yrs H38i3 + H38i4 + H38i10 + H38i11 Householder moved in between 1995 and March 2000 so it is actually 5.25 yrs Occupied
MedianYearIn Median Year Moved In H39i1 Occupied

Table 26. Units in Structure

Universe: Housing Units

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight
Variable
Units1 Single Family Units H30i2 + H30i3 Includes attached units TotHUs
Units2 2 to 4 Units H30i4 + H30i5 Duplexes plus 3 and 4 unit buildings TotHUs
Units5 5 to 19 Units H30i6 + H30i7 TotHUs
Units20up In Buildings with 20+ Units H30i8 + H30i9 TotHUs
MobileHomes Mobile Homes H30i10 TotHUs
BoatRV Boat, RV, Van, etc. H30i11 Includes essentially homeless people TotHUs

Table 27. Age of Structure

Universe: Housing Units

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight Variable
AgeUnit5 Units < 5 Yrs Old H34i2 + h34i3 Built in 1995 thru March 2000 TotHUs
AgeUnit50 Units > 50 Yrs Old H34i9 + H34i10 Built in 1949 or earlier TotHUs
BuiltBefore1940 Units Built Before 1940 H34i10 TotHUs
AvgAgeUnit Average Age of Units (H34i2*.625 + H34i3*3.75 + H34i4*8.25 +H34i5*15.75 + H34i6*25.75 + H34i7*35.75 + H34i8*45.75 + h34i9*55.75 + h34i10*75)/TotHUs Our own statistic. Estimates ages within intervals using midpoints and assigns arbitrary age of 75 yrs for homes built 1939 and earlier TotHUs

Table 28. Gross Rents

Universe: Specified Renter Occupied Units

Variable Name Label Definition (code used to derive) Comment Universe Variable Weight Variable
SpecRenter Specified Renter Occupied Units H62i1 Excludes special rental units such as those associated with a business RenterOcc
CashRenter Units Paying Cash Rent H62i2 SpecRenter
RentUnder300 Cash Rent < $300 sum(of H62i3-H62i7) CashRenter
Renter300 Rent $300 to $599 sum(of H62i8-H62i13) CashRenter
Rent600 Rent $600 to $999 sum(of H62i14-H62i19) CashRenter
RenterOver1000 Rent $1000 or more sum(of H62i20-H62i23) CashRenter
MedianGrossRent Median Gross Rent H63i1 For specified units paying cash rent CashRenter
AvgGrossRent Average Gross Rent H64i1/CashRenter CashRenter
NoCashRent No Cash Rent H62i24 Rented units paying no cash rent SpecRenter

Table 29. Housing Values

Universe: Specified Owner Occupied Housing Units

Variable Name Label Definition - Code used to
derive
Comment Universe Variable Weight Variable
SpecOwner Specified Owner Occupied Units H74i1 Excludes houses on 10 or more acres and those associated with a business OwnerOcc
HvalUnder50 House Value < $50,000 sum(of H74i2-H74i9) This table based on the respondents estimate of what their house would sell for. SpecOwner
Hval50 Value $50,000 to $99,999 sum(of H74i10-H74i14) SpecOwner
Hval100 Value $100,000 to $149,999 H74i15 + H74i16 SpecOwner
Hval150 Value $150,000 to $199,999 H74i17 + H74i18 SpecOwner
Hval200 Value $200,000 to $299,999 H74i19 + H74i20 SpecOwner
Hval300 Value $300,000 to $499,999 H74i21 + H74i22 SpecOwner
Hval500 Value $500,000 to $999,999 H74i23 + H74i24 SpecOwner
HvalOverMillion Value $1 million or more H74i25 SpecOwner
MedianHValue Median House Value H76i1 In April, 2000 dollars so this value may be low SpecOwner

Note: Universe variable is denominator used to create corresponding Pct<varname> Variable