Metadata for Census 2000 SF1 and SF3 Data

Data Provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, State Legislative District Summary Files - Census of Population and Housing - 2000

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 mcdc2.missouri.edu/websas/geocorr2k.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 P42i47)   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 comple 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   SpecOwner
AvgHValue Average House Value H78i1/SpecOwner H78i1 is the aggregate value of all homes but it is topcoded so this value may be low   SpecOwner

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