Housing and transportation costs combine to take up almost half of the average household’s budget. While housing expenditures are usually easy to determine, transportation costs are much less transparent. The Location Affordability Portal seeks to bridge that information gap in order to help consumers, researchers, and policymakers better understand the impact of transportation costs on affordability.
Households and Real Estate Professionals
Planners, Policymakers & Developers
Researchers can readily access housing and transportation cost estimate data at the Census block-group level for all 942 MSAs covered by the Index.
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How much does housing and transportation cost your family?