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Housing Virginia offers this website as a comprehensive housing affordability resource that includes the most current available information on housing affordability. The measures highlighted here provide a benchmark of general affordability over time and illustrate the complexities of affordability.

Housing Virginia hopes that this website will stimulate discussion on affordability and add exposure to housing affordability issues.

Please choose from the menu on the right or below for the various data on affordability resources.

Most recent data: 2019 Q3

Housing Quick Facts


Housing Affordability Index

Housing + Commuting Affordability Index

Housing Cost vs. Income

Other Affordability Measures


Downloadable Data


The data contained in SOURCEBOOK is intended for informational, educational and research uses. The information may not be used for commercial purposes or re-marketed. Any reproduction and distribution of this information must clearly identify Housing Virginia and SOURCEBOOK as the provider of the information.