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Now updated with SNAP and TANF data for 2014 and schools data for 2013-2014. (5-1-14)  See the latest data for:

New in Foreclosure Resources

Our foreclosure page is now updated with 2011 Q3 data, new quarterly charts, and provides resources about the national foreclosure crisis and its impact on the District of Columbia and the Washington region.  (06-20-12)

DC Foreclosure Trends by Quarter

We provide updated foreclosure indicators for D.C. on a quarterly and monthly basis.

Map Library

The NeighborhoodInfo DC Map Library provides some of our most commonly requested maps. These maps are meant to supplement the data available in the neighborhood profiles.

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On this web site, you'll find data on D.C. neighborhoods — population, race, ethnicity, income, poverty, employment, education, public assistance, single-parent families, low weight and teen births, income, housing, crime and more.

 

Latest Reports

Our Changing City Chapter 2: Schools
This piece explores changes in the DC education system over the past decade. In this second installment of Our Changing City, we examine DC's changing public school enrollment trends since 2000, breaking the data down by grade, race, school, and ward.
(5-1-2014)

Washington, DC: Our Changing City
This piece homes in on changes from the past decade-2000 to 2010-when DC's population began growing again for the first time in 50 years. In the first installment of this series, we look at demographic change, drilling down to wards and neighborhoods.
(12-11-2013)

Tracking School Enrollment in D.C.
Our neighborhood profiles are now updated with school enrollment data by school type and school year (calculated based on the location of the school). Our resources page has also been updated with the Master School File used to create the data for the profiles and a complete file of enrollment statistics by school, grade, and school year.
(12-11-2013)

Making Data Accessible: Foreclosure Tracking in Washington, DC
This brief highlights our work of making foreclosure data accessible in the District of Columbia and gives examples of how our partners have used this information to assist vulnerable homeowners and renters.
(07-01-2013)

Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area Foreclosure Monitor - Summer 2011
A report by NeighborhoodInfo DC presenting quarterly data on foreclosures, mortgage delinquency, real estate owned (REO) properties, and the sales market in the D.C. metropolitan region
(08-26-2011)

NeighborhoodInfo DC Foreclosure Page
Our foreclosure page is now updated with July foreclosure maps and charts and provides resources about the national foreclosure crisis and its impact on the District of Columbia and the Washington region.
(07-18-11)

Testimony by Peter Tatian (PDF)
Testimony before the DC Council Public Oversight Roundtable on District Government Home Foreclosure Prevention Programs.
(6-20-11)

Where Kids Go: The Foreclosure Crisis and Mobility In Washington, D.C. (PDF)
In this brief we focus on two sources of instability in the lives of public school students in Washington, D.C.:
moving homes and switching schools. (5-25-11)

A Rent Control Report for the District of Columbia (PDF)
This report summarizes the work of NeighborhoodInfo DC in compiling a list of residential properties potentially subject to rent control regulation in the District of Columbia under the D.C. Rent Stabilization Program. (5-18-11)

Neighborhood profiles
Neighborhood profiles are now updated with new Census 2010 data. Profiles also have updated single-family home sales and prices for 2010.
(3-24-11)

Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area Foreclosure Monitor - Winter 2011
A report by NeighborhoodInfo DC presenting quarterly data on foreclosures, mortgage delinquency, real estate owned (REO) properties, and the sales market in the D.C. metropolitan region
(03-21-2011)

Every Kid Counts in the District of Columbia: 17th Annual Fact Book 2010
The 17th annual Fact Book is a comprehensive data source for indicators of child well-being in the District of Columbia. It tracks the progression of child well-being over time, as well as differences in child well-being across wards and races/ethnicities.
(2-2-11)

Rising Foreclosures Overwhelm Washington, D.C. Area Counseling Organizations
This report discusses the results from surveys of housing counseling and legal service organizations and interviews with social service organizations in the Washington D.C. area
(10-15-10)

Smallest Victims of the Foreclosure Crisis: Children in the District of Columbia
In this report we discuss foreclosure trends as they relate to public school students living in Washington, D.C. between 2003 and 2008. In particular, we describe the demographic makeup of the students affected, the type of housing and neighborhoods in which they live, and the schools they attend.
(10-01-10)

State of Latinos in the District of Columbia
This report describes how Latinos are faring in the District of Columbia in three domains: population and demographics, housing and neighborhood change, and economics and the workforce
(08-04-10)

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