If you’ve not explored our school data, you be many intrigued to find out the many ways it can be used across the sectors — from generating traffic for real estate portals to lenders looking for information on local schools for their valuations.
As one of the most comprehensive solutions on the market, our school data offers insights into several areas — including test scores and school ratings. In this post, we explore some of the most common use cases for school data in more detail.
What is School Data?
School data offers information on private and public educational institutions in a particular geographical area — including schools, colleges, and universities. This data provides a range of information on local schools — such as: test scores, class statistics, ratings and reviews, and more.
How lenders use ATTOM’s school data
ATTOM’s school attendance areas data offers a nationwide layer of boundaries which pinpoint the areas in the catchment area of local public schools. As currently the most comprehensive offering of school attendance areas data on the market, our school data covers 97% of the U.S. This data provides full coverage of the school district for every single grade level — offering enhanced accuracy than other solutions on the market.
Lenders use this data to help inform their valuations. Lenders use this data to identify assigned schools for each home and to help enhance the accuracy of their valuations.
How brokers and real estate agents use ATTOM’s school data
Brokers and real estate agents use ATTOM’s school data to drive traffic and engagement to their websites. Great schools have a huge impact on the amount of interest a property gets. Researchers at Duke University report: “Each percentage point increase in school district PSSA score of students who scored proficient or above, the prices of housing in that area increase by $0.52 per square foot.”
Brokers and agents use our school zone data to power their real estate portals — allowing visitors to view the quality of schools in the neighborhoods surrounding a property.
Why ATTOM is Your Go-To Source for School Data
Our multi-sourced, enhanced national warehouse provides data for over 115 millions properties around the U.S. — including over 29.6 billions rows of data, 9,000 data fields, and 99% population coverage. This makes our school data one of the most comprehensive solutions currently available on the market.
In addition, to help ensure quality — our Enterprise Data Management Program (EDMP) covers over more than 20 steps in which our school data is validated standardized and enhanced for our users.
At ATTOM, this data typically offers information on:
- School ratings and reviews
- Teaching staff
- Class size
- Class statistics
- Student demographics
- Specific programs
- Grade span
- SAT/ACT scores
- Crime near campus
- Class size
ATTOM’s School Data
School data is used across the sectors and our data at ATTOM is one of the leading sources for in-depth information on schools, colleges, and universities across the U.S.
Curious to learn more about our school data? Please get in touch with a member of our team.