The housing affordability metric tracks the percentage of housing units affordable to households earning 80% of the HUD Area Median Family Income for renter and owner occupied housing.
Data Source: US Depatment of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Community Planning and Development Maps
Retail Sales reports the inflation-controlled retail sales over time for the Flint Hills counties. This metric is a proxy for demand in retail space and retail zoned land.
Data Sources: Kansas Department of Revenue, Oklahoma Tax Commission, Bureau of Labor Statistics (Consumer Price Index)
Housing vacancy reports the percentage of vacant homes in each county. It is a measure related to housing demand.
Data Source: US Census Bureau