The Housing Needs Assessment provides the data and analysis required to understand Des Moines’ housing needs. The Housing Needs Assessment looks at many factors related to housing in Des Moines, such as population and household characteristics, income and employment, and housing costs and affordability in order to provide a clear picture of the state of housing in Des Moines. The Housing Needs Assessment serves as a foundation for the City to design strategies to meet the city’s housing needs.
City of Des Moines - Housing Needs Assessment
The Housing Needs Assessment is Appendix B of the Draft Housing Action Plan. To access this information, click on the HOUSING ACTION PLAN tab or the DOCUMENTS tab above.