People and Households
We study and report on demographic trends in the district, the financial health of residents, and topics that affect the economic well-being of households and communities.
Since our July report, eviction policies related to COVID-19 continue to evolve. Our updates capture weekly eviction filing counts for 63 jurisdictions across the United States—that’s approximately 13 percent of renter households in the country. Read More
Organizations Adapt Approaches to Meet Increased Community Need: Findings from the Community Issues Survey 2021
Two actions are key for ensuring organizations continue to serve their communities in the post-pandemic era: collaborating and changing operations. Read more.
Home prices are rising, pricing out many potential homebuyers. This alternative homeownership model keeps homes affordable for lower-income buyers and increasingly for buyers of color. Read More
As a followup to our District Data Brief on the pandemic's effect on urban migration, select tables and figures have been updated with more recent data. Read More
Building Resilient Communities Takes a Network: Group Shares Success Stories, Resources, and Opportunities to Connect
Communities and regional partners in eastern Kentucky are joining forces—sharing resources, solutions, and stories of success—to promote a resilient economy. Read More