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Consolidated Planning Data Sources


Date Published: October 2012


Consolidated Plan Template in IDIS OnLine and CPD Maps Data Sources

Both the Consolidated Plan (Con Plan) Template in IDIS OnLine and CPD Maps draw on multiple data sources to produce data tables, populate maps and create reports. The following data sources are used by both of these tools.

American Community Survey (ACS)

Comprehensive Housing Affordability Strategy (CHAS) Data

Fair Market Rents (FMR)

HOME Program Rent Limits

HOME Income Limits

Homeless Data Exchange/Annual Homeless Assessment Report Data

Homeless Data Exchange Public Report

Assisted Housing  (National and Local)

Physical Inspection Reports

Other HUD Data

Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC)

Qualified Census Tracts and Difficult Development Areas (QCTs and DDAs)

Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) Mapping Tool 

HUD User 

Technical Data Sources

The following data sources provide data in formats that require either statistical software or GIS capability outside of CPD Maps.

Geographic Information System (GIS) Formula Boundary Files 

HUD Mapping Services 

Other Federal Agency Data to Support Collaborative Planning

Collaborative Planning Resources Table 
This table provides a description of web-based tools that other Federal agencies and stakeholder organizations have established to visualize and review data that may be useful for developing a housing and community development strategy.

Tags: Con Plan IDIS
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  • HUD
Resource Approver
  • HUD Approved