Metadata Summary: Foreclosure Rates

Dataset Type: GIS/Spatial Data

Name of Data Source: Foreclosure Rates

Datasource Abbreviation (dataset): HILLSPROP_FORECLOSURES

Description of Datasource: Data collection is done by the Hillsborough County Property Appraiser and reporting is done by the Water Institute at USF. The data is downloaded from the Property Appraiser FTP site and sales information is used to determine which residential parcels are in a state of foreclosure. Folio numbers for foreclosures are then joined to the corresponding parcel in GIS. Total numbers are summarized and aggregated up to the zip code level. Foreclosure rate is determined by comparing foreclosures to the total number of residential sales in the zip code.

How Often Data is Transferred to the Atlas: Annually

Period of Record Within the Atlas: 2011 - 2015

Date Added/Updated on Atlas: 8/17/2016

Disclaimer/Use Constraints: Not Available

Custodian Information:
Hillsborough County Property Appraiser
GIS Department

Contact Name: Heather Lamond

Contact Email: lamondh@hcpafl.org

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