Large Metro – Suburban County

Inner and outer suburbs of larger metropolitan areas

Total population 86,796,815; 27.2% of total U.S. population

  • 26.5% of single-family construction for 4Q19
  • -5.5% single-family quarterly growth rate for the 4Q19
  • 10.7% single-family year-over-year growth rate (4Q19 vs 4Q18)
  • -1.4% single-family 4-quarter MA of the year-over-year growth rate
Map: Large Metro Suburban County

(click to view larger image)


  • 25.9% of multifamily construction for 4Q19
  • 1.5% multifamily quarterly growth rate for the 4Q19
  • 10.7% multifamily year-over-year growth rate (4Q19 vs 4Q18)
  • 3.5% multifamily 4-quarter MA of the year-over-year growth rate