General Housing Characteristics for the Contiguous United States

Average Renter Occupied Rate:

(Move mouse over hexgons to view the number)

This simple application is created by using d3.hexbin plugin. Approximately 200,000 centroid points of Census block groups are binned into hexagons. Color encodes the average percentage of selected housing characteristics (renter occupied, owner occupied and vacancy) in that binned area. For more information about US housing characteristics, please go to here. This application is inspired by tutorial by Zachary Forest Johnson.

Created by Vanni Zhang