Strategic Direction 2023 Metric EOA.D2: Austin Housing Vacancy
This metric measures the number of vacant or uninhabited housing units divided by the total number of units.
Vacancy status can be used as a basic indicator of the housing market and provides information on the stability and quality of housing for certain areas. The data are used to assess the demand for housing and to identify housing turnover within areas.
|Name||Socrata field name||Column name in ||Data type||Description|
|Occupancy Rate||occupancy_rate||occupancy_rate||Number||percentage of all housing units that are occupied|
|Annual % Change in Housing Units||annual_change_in_housing||annual_change_in_housing||Number||percent change in total housing units each year|
|Occupied Units||occupied_units||occupied_units||Number||total occupied housing units|
|Vacant Units||vacant_units||vacant_units||Number||total vacant housing units|
|Vacancy Rate||vacancy_rate||vacancy_rate||Number||percentage of all housing units that are vacant|
|Total Housing Units||total_housing_units||total_housing_units||Number||an estimate of the total housing units in austin|
|Annual % Change in Vacant Units||annual_change_in_vacant_units||annual_change_in_vacant_units||Number||percent change in vacant housing units each year|