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OpenFEMA Dataset: Housing Assistance Data Renters - V1

This page documents the metadata for the Housing Assistance Renters API data feed.

Entity Name

HousingAssistanceRenters

Description

This dataset lists aggregated, non-PII dataset of FEMA Housing Assistance Program for House Renters

The data was generated by FEMA's ECIM (Enterprise Coordination & Information Management) Reporting team.

The dataset is primarily composed of data from Housing Assistance Program reporting authority from FEMA registration renters and owners within the state, county, zip where the registration is valid.

This dataset contains aggregated, non-PII data by generated FEMA's ECIM (Enterprise Coordination & Information Management) Reporting team to share data on the impact of the tornadoes precipitating DR 4117 at various geographic levels in Oklahoma, segmented by level of damage. Additional core data elements include: number of applicants, county, zip code, inspections, severity of damage, assistance provided, and owner or renter. 

This dataset is not intended to be an official federal report.

Citation: The agency's preferred citation for each dataset is included in its metadata. Users should also cite the date that data was accessed or retrieved from fema.gov and/or Data.gov. Finally, users must clearly state that "FEMA and the Federal Government cannot vouch for the data or analyses derived from these data after the data have been retrieved from the Agency's website(s) and/or Data.gov."

This dataset was generated on 6/26/2013

If you have media inquiries about this dataset please email the FEMA News Desk FEMA-News-Desk@dhs.gov or call (202) 646-3272.

For other general inquires contact the OpenFEMA team via email openfema@fema.dhs.gov

Version:

1

Program URL

/disaster-survivor-assistance

Contact

OpenFEMA - mailto:openfema@fema.gov

API Endpoint

www.fema.gov/api/open/v1/HousingAssistanceRenters

Full Data

FormatAddress
csv/api/open/v1/HousingAssistanceRenters.csv
json/api/open/v1/HousingAssistanceRenters.json
jsona/api/open/v1/HousingAssistanceRenters.jsona

Keywords

None provided

Data Fields

NameTitleTypeDescription
disasterNumberDisaster NumberstringSequentially assigned number used to identify a declared event in a U.S. state or territory. Disasters in the range 1-1999 are major disasters and 3000 and above are special emergency declarations. For more information on the disaster process, //www.fema.gov
stateStatestringState
cityCitystringCity
countyCountystringCounty
zipCodeZip CodestringZip Code
validRegistrationsValid RegistrationsnumberCount of FEMA registration renters within the state, county, zip where the registration is valid. In order to be a valid registration the applicant must be in an Individual Assistance declared state and county and have registered within the FEMA designated registration period.
totalInspectedTotal InspectednumberThe total FEMA applicants who received an inspection
totalInspectedWithNoDamageInspected with No DamagenumberRenters do not receive a full home inspection as they are only eligible for the items that they own. Instead a degree of damage is assigned. This is a count of valid registration renters who were deemed to have had no damage that the time of inspection.
totalWithModerateDamageTotal with Moderate DamagenumberRenters do not receive a full home inspection as they are only eligible for the items that they own. Instead a degree of damage is assigned. This is a count of valid registration renters who were deemed to have a had Moderate degree of damage that the time of inspection.
totalWithMajorDamageTotal with Major DamagenumberRenters do not receive a full home inspection as they are only eligible for the items that they own. Instead a degree of damage is assigned. This is a count of valid registration renters who were deemed to have a had Major degree of damage that the time of inspection.
totalWithSubstantialDamageTotal with Substantial DamagenumberRenters do not receive a full home inspection as they are only eligible for the items that they own. Instead a degree of damage is assigned. This is a count of valid registration renters who were deemed to have a had Substantial degree of damage that the time of inspection.
approvedForFemaAssistanceApproved for FEMA AssistancenumberThe number of FEMA applicants who were approved for FEMA's IHP assistance
totalApprovedIhpAmountTotal Approved IHP AmountnumberThe total amount approved under FEMA's IHP program
repairReplaceAmountRepair/Replace AmountnumberThe total amount of Repair and/or Replacement approved for Housing Assistance (HA) under FEMA's IHP program (note that renters are not eligible for this type of assistance because they do not own the structure)
rentalAmountRental AmountnumberThe total amount of Rental Assistance approved for Housing Assistance (HA) under FEMA's IHP program
otherNeedsAmountOther Needs AmountnumberThe total amount of Other Needs (ONA) assistance approved under FEMA's IHP program (this could include, personal property, transportation, medical, dental, funeral, essential tools, moving/storage, miscellaneous and other needs)
approvedBetween1And10000Approved between $1 and $10,000numberA count of valid registration renters within the state, county, zip that received a financial grant from FEMA that fell between $1 and $10,000.
approvedBetween10001And25000Approved between $10,001 and $25,000numberA count of valid registration renters within the state, county, zip that received a financial grant from FEMA that fell between $$10,001 and $25,000.
approvedBetween25001AndMaxApproved between $25,001 and MaxnumberA count of valid registration renters within the state, county, zip that received a financial grant from FEMA that fell between $25,001 and the maximum financial grant from FEMA.
totalMaxGrantsTotal Max GrantsnumberA count of valid registration renters within the state, county, zip that received the maximum financial grant from FEMA.
lastRefreshLast RefreshdateDate the record was last updated in the API data store
hashHashstringMD5 Hash of the fields and values of the record
idIDstringUnique ID assigned to the record

 

Last Updated: 
09/18/2019 - 22:35