Housing: Resources and Databases

Local Level Statistics

Barnstable County Department of Human Services – Cape and Islands Regional Network on Homelessness Publications and Data

Fact sheets as well as department publication on housing challenges facing the Cape

Quarterly updates

Local Level Statistics

StatsAmerica

Information on the demographics of Dukes and Nantucket Counties.

Yearly updates

Cost of Living Information

National Low-Income Housing Coalition

Information on the cost of housing in Massachusetts as well as the real wages people need to make to support themselves.

Yearly updates

Innovative Pathways to Housing: Evidence Based Database

United States Interagency Council on Homelessness

Leads the National effort to prevent and end homelessness in America through coordination of 19 federal agencies. Website contains solutions to end different types of homelessness as well as tools for action. 

Updated continuously

Promoting Excellence in Case Management: Best Practices

National Alliance to End Homelessness

Non-profit dedicated to ending homelessness in America. Has resources for potential solutions as well as supports and resources for Case Managers. 

Updated continuously

Local Level Statistics

StatsCapeCod

Supported by the Cape Cod Economic Development Council: information on the demographics of Barnstable County

Yearly updates

Cost of Living Information

Economic Policy Institute’s Family Budget Calculator

This tool measures the income a family needs in order to attain a modest yet adequate standard of living. Can be used to find information for Barnstable, Martha’s Vineyard, and Nantucket while comparing other counties in the United States. 

Yearly updates

Innovative Pathways to Housing: Evidence Based Database

National Coalition for the Homeless

Reports and research done on the issue of homelessness throughout the United States for both rural and urban populations

Updated continuously

Promoting Excellence in Case Management: Best Practices

Homeless Prevention and Rapid Re-housing by Department of Housing and Urban Development

The role of case management in preventing homelessness and in rapidly returning homeless individuals and families to housing stability. 

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