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Annual Housing Survey, 1975 [United States]: SMSA Files (ICPSR 7976) RSS

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Summary:

This data collection contains information on housing characteristics in 21 Standard Metropolitan Statistical Areas (SMSAs). Data include year the structure was built, type and number of living quarters, occupancy status, presence of commercial establishments on the property, presence of a garage, and property value. Additional data focus on kitchen and plumbing facilities, type of heating fuel used, source of water, sewage disposal, and heating and air conditioning equipment. Information about housing expenses includes mortgage or rent payments, utility costs, garbage collection fees, property insurance, real estate taxes, and additions, alterations, or repairs to the property. Similar data are provided for housing units previously occupied by respondents who had recently moved. Indicators of housing and neighborhood quality are also supplied. Housing quality variables include privacy of bedrooms, condition of kitchen facilities, basement or roof leakage, presence of cracks or holes in walls, ceilings, or floor, reliability of plumbing and heating equipment, and concealed electrical wiring. The presence of storm doors and windows and insulation was also noted. Neighborhood quality variables indicate presence of and objection to street noise, odors, crime, litter, and rundown and abandoned structures, as well as the adequacy of street lighting, public transportation, public parks, schools, shopping facilities, and police and fire protection. In addition to housing characteristics, demographic data for household members are provided, including sex, age, race, income, marital status, and household relationship. Additional data are available for the household head, including Hispanic origin, length of residence, and travel-to-work information.

Series: American Housing Survey Series

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DS0:  Study-Level Files
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DS1:  Atlanta, Georgia - Download All Files (15,910 KB)
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DS2:  Chicago, Illinois - Download All Files (16,441 KB)
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DS3:  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Download All Files (16,389 KB)
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DS4:  San Francisco-Oakland, California - Download All Files (16,417 KB)
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DS5:  Hartford, Connecticut - Download All Files (10,017 KB)
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DS6:  Springfield, Massachusetts - Download All Files (10,273 KB)
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DS7:  Paterson, New Jersey - Download All Files (10,033 KB)
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DS8:  Rochester, New York - Download All Files (9,960 KB)
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DS9:  Newport News, Virginia - Download All Files (9,495 KB)
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DS10:  Miami, Florida - Download All Files (9,730 KB)
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DS11:  Cincinnati, Ohio - Download All Files (9,899 KB)
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DS12:  Columbus, Ohio - Download All Files (9,899 KB)
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DS13:  Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Download All Files (10,027 KB)
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DS14:  New Orleans, Louisiana - Download All Files (9,875 KB)
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DS15:  San Antonio, Texas - Download All Files (9,999 KB)
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DS16:  Kansas City, Missouri - Download All Files (9,846 KB)
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DS17:  Colorado Springs, Colorado - Download All Files (9,956 KB)
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DS18:  San Bernardino, California - Download All Files (9,998 KB)
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DS19:  San Diego, California - Download All Files (9,752 KB)
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DS20:  Portland, Oregon - Download All Files (10,019 KB)
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DS21:  Madison, Wisconsin - Download All Files (10,060 KB)
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Study Description

Citation

United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census. Annual Housing Survey, 1975 [United States]: SMSA Files. ICPSR07976-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2000. doi:10.3886/ICPSR07976.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   home ownership, housing, housing conditions, housing costs, housing occupancy, housing units, income, metropolitan statistical areas, municipal services, neighborhood conditions, property insurance, property taxes, property values, relocation, rental housing, utility rates

Geographic Coverage:   Atlanta, California, Chicago, Cincinnati, Colorado, Colorado Springs, Columbus (Ohio), Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hartford, Illinois, Kansas, Kansas City (Kansas), Louisiana, Madison, Massachusetts, Miami, Milwaukee, Missouri, New Jersey, New Orleans, New York (state), Newport News, Oakland, Ohio, Oregon, Paterson, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Portland (Oregon), Rochester (New York), San Antonio, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Francisco, Springfield (Massachusetts), Texas, United States, Virginia, Wisconsin

Time Period:  

  • 1975

Date of Collection:  

  • 1975

Universe:   Housing units in the following 21 SMSAs: Atlanta, Georgia, Chicago, Illinois, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, San Francisco-Oakland, California, Hartford, Connecticut, Springfield, Massachusetts, Paterson, New Jersey, Rochester, New York, Newport News, Virginia, Miami, Florida, Cincinnati, Ohio, Columbus, Ohio, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, New Orleans, Louisiana, San Antonio, Texas, Kansas City, Missouri, Colorado Springs, Colorado, San Bernardino, California, San Diego, California, Portland, Oregon, and Madison, Wisconsin.

Data Types:   survey data

Methodology

Sample:   Multistage, stratified, probability sample.

Data Source:

personal interviews

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Version History:

  • 2006-01-18 File CB7976.ALL.PDF was removed from any previous datasets and flagged as a study-level file, so that it will accompany all downloads.

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