Information and Publications


HAC News is a brief newsletter published every two weeks. Email subscriptions are free, and many back issues are available on line.

Rural Voices is a quarterly magazine, written in non-technical language for a general audience. One subscription per organization is free, and many back issues are available on line.

Rural Research & Policy Briefs are a series of research briefs presenting data and findings from the recently released 2010 Census and American Community Survey (ACS).

Rural Research & Policy Notes are a series of short research notes focused on specific topics related to rural housing or policy.

Information sheets provide concise, basic information (one to four pages in print) on rural housing needs, federal programs, and related topics.

HAC's publications list is a list of HAC's reports, manuals, information sheets, and back issues of Rural Voices magazine. Many of these publications are available in PDF format on line. Recent Publications.

HAC's publications order form
is available here in web-submittable text format.


The RURAL DATA PORTAL -Access national, state, and county-level housing and economic data from this new searchable database.

USDA Rural Development Data and Information are compiled and published regularly.


HAC's blog posts for Rooflines, the National Housing Institute's blog.

Press releases are also available on line.

Announcements is an archive of previous 'What's New' announcements this year.

E-mail listservs are available for participants to discuss rural housing topics, receive copies of the HAC News newsletter or alerts on the publication of Rural Voices magazine, and receive notices about HAC updates on rural housing program performance data.