Housing and Community Development Department

Housing Resource and Data Center

The Housing Resource and Data Center (HRDC) is the City of Houston-Housing and Community Development Department’s (HCDD) link to available resources. It provides access to housing, community and economic information. All the information included relates to housing and community development in the City of Houston, its region and the nation. The resources provided are intended to assist the community and its stakeholders with access to sources of data, housing and economic market studies, growth and development forecasts, housing opportunities and assistance. HCDD encourages research in housing for its region and promotes the use of the provided information to assist to affirmatively further fair housing.

Data Sources:

Housing and Economic Markets:

Online Sources

Published Reports


Growth and Development:

Online Sources

Published Reports


Equity and Access to Community Amenities:

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Applied Demography Conference
San Antonio, Texas
January 11-13, 2017

National Planning Conference
New York City, New York
May 6-9, 2017

National Community Development Association 48th Annual Training Conference
Miami, Florida
June 14-17, 2017

Community Development Society/National Association of Community Development Extension Professionals Joint National Conference
Big Sky, Montana
June 11-14, 2017

National Association of Development Organizations Annual Training Conference
Anchorage, Alaska
September 9-12, 2017

International Economic Development Council Annual Conference
Toronto, Ontario
September 17-20, 2017

For more information, please contact Dr. Alfred Henson at 832-394-6175 or Alfred.Henson@houstontx.gov or Sasha Marshall at 832-394-6201 or Sasha.Marshall@houstontx.gov