This dataset aggregates information on mortgage and small business lending for the City of Chicago’s 77 community areas and all census tracts inside Chicago. It includes detailed information on lending by race/ethnicity and income, as well as the types of lenders serving these communities. The data also includes figures on Community Reinvestment Act lending.
Data and Resources
|Data Dictionary Files
|Units of Observation
|Original Data Source
Urban Institute. 2022. Mortgage and Small Business Loans in Chicago’s Communities. Accessible from https://datacatalog.urban.org/dataset/mortgage-and-small-business-loans-.... Data originally sourced from Home Mortgage Disclosure Act, Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council CRA Data, American Community Survey, United States Postal Service and City of Chicago, developed at the Urban Institute, and made available under the ODC-BY 1.0 Attribution License.