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The United States will experience major demographic changes in the coming decades, including the rapid aging of its population. In 2012, 13.4 percent of the nation’s inhabitants were aged 65 and over.


Secretary Julián Castro travels a lot. When he travels, the Secretary gets to meet with the people HUD serves and have important conversations with our local partners who do the hard work on the ground.


An interview with Mike Hollar, Senior Economist in PD&R’s Economic Development and Public Finance Division. Learn more

Researchers at Ohio State University recently completed an analysis of default risk in the Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) program. This analysis, an example of evidence-based policymaking at HUD, was funded through grants from the MacArthur Foundation and HUD.

A partnership between a community development financial institution and a community development corporation is meeting two needs in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

The USHMC website contains all the national, regional, state, metropolitan, and local data and analysis in one location. You may search by geography to obtain all the reports available for a particular area.

More than four decades after Congress passed the Fair Housing Act, fair housing issues remain critical to the pursuit of strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and equal opportunity for all. There is evidence of progress.


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