More questions were raised by the FIO's decision to apply its "affordability index" to ZIP codes
designated as "majority-minority" and "majority-LMI.
To evaluate the influence of missing data on exposure estimates, we limited our data set to ZIP codes
that contained a [PM.
The average premium in upper middle income, predominantly black ZIP codes
is 194% higher than the average premium charged to a similarly situated driver in an upper middle income, predominantly white ZIP code
-- $2,113 vs.
Homebuyers can re-price comps (without having to recollect new comps from the other Zip Codes
of interest); tenants can re-price rents; apartment, office and retail management companies can readjust rents; home developers can market-adjust prices; reo-to-rental companies can verify portfolio prices; loan officers can (apply these location values to generic costs) to develop "first look" values; hospitality chains can validate room rents; insurances can verify rates, to name a few.
Furthermore, households living in low-income zip codes
spent this extra cash.
The field debates whether ZIP codes
or census tracts (or blocks) are preferable for the smaller neighborhood unit.
The neighbouring zip codes
provide a powerhouse for the rich and famous with apartments possessing indoor basketball courts and private gyms.
However, experts say that whenever you give your ZIP code
to a cashier at a checkout counter, you could be putting your privacy at risk.
In this case there are exemptions for gas stations, which collect ZIP codes
to protect credit card users, for merchandise that needs to be shipped and when personal information is required by regulation or federal law.
Gene Stonbarger, Pineda's attorney, said not all retailers who request zip codes
will have to stop the practice.
The report also found that about 48 pc of children in two Central Harlem/Morningside Heights zip codes
- 10037 and 10039 - are too heavy.
The current study was based on data such as age, population density and number of drinking establishments from about 580 ZIP code
areas in California from 1995 to 2000.