HACHE Maps

Acknowledgement 

We acknowledge Houston Endowment Inc. for funding and the Department of Biomedical Informatics at the University of Texas, Health Sciences Center in Houston for housing and managing the health records data. 


Asthma_Quintiles

 

Adult Asthma Quintiles by Zip Code Houston Metropolitan Area 2010-2014.

Quintile 1 corresponds to the census tracts with the lowest frequency of adult asthma prevalence, and quintile 5 to the highest. Between 2010 and 2014, the frequency of asthma was higher in the city core, as compared to adjacent communities of the Houston metropolitan area. Prevalence of asthma was the highest within the city limits, particularly in the Eastern and Northern parts of Houston. 


Heartattach_quintiles

 

Heart Attack Quintiles by Zip Code Houston Metropolitan Area 2010-2014.

Quintile 1 corresponds to the census tracts with the lowest frequency of heart attack prevalence, and quintile 5 to the highest. Within the city of Houston Super Neighborhoods, the frequency of heart attack was lower in Western communities and higher in Northern, Southern, and Eastern communities.


Heartdisease_quintiles

 

Heart Disease Quintiles by Zip Code Houston Metropolitan Area 2010-2014.

Quintile 1 corresponds to the census tracts with the lowest frequency of heart disease prevalence, and quintile 5 to the highest. Within the city of Houston Super Neighborhoods, the frequency of heart disease is highest in the East and the outer most Northern and Southern Super Neighborhoods. Heart disease is generally lower to the West along the I-10 corridor.


respitorydisease_quintiles

 

Respiratory Disease Quintiles by Zip Code Houston Metropolitan Area 2010-2014.

Quintile 1 corresponds to the census tracts with the lowest frequency of respiratory disease prevalence, and quintile 5 to the highest. Within the city of Houston Super Neighborhoods, the frequency of respiratory disease is highest in the East and the outer most Northern and some Southern Super Neighborhoods. The frequency of respiratory disease is lowest in the inner most Northern Super Neighborhoods and extending to the West of the city core.


stroke_quintiles

Stroke Quintiles by Zip Code Houston Metropolitan Area 2010-2014.

Quintile 1 corresponds to the census tracts with the lowest frequency of stroke prevalence, and quintile 5 to the highest. Within the city of Houston Super Neighborhoods, the frequency of stroke is highest in some Eastern communities and the outer most Northern and Southern communities.


highed_quintiles

Less than High School Education Quintiles by Zip Codes Houston Metropolitan Area 2010.

Quintile 1 corresponds to the census tracts with the lowest frequency of individuals who obtained less than a high school education, and quintile 5 to the highest. Communities with the highest proportion of less than high school educated persons are concentrated in the Eastern Houston Super Neighborhoods and extend into Northeastern and Southeastern communities. Communities with the lowest proportion of low educated persons are in the Western Super Neighborhoods extending out from the city core. 


PM2.5_quintiles

 

PM 2.5 Concentration Quintiles by Census Tract Houston Metropolitan Area 2011-2013.

 Quintile 1 corresponds to the census tracts with the lowest PM 2.5 concentrations, and quintile 5 to the highest. In both the city core and adjacent communities, particulate matter concentration was highest in the Northern, Eastern, and Northeastern Houston metropolitan area.


Poverty_quintiles

 

Poverty Quintiles by Zip Codes Houston Metropolitan Area 2010.

Quintile 1 corresponds to the census tracts with the lowest poverty prevalence, and quintile 5 to the highest. Communities with the highest proportion of poverty are concentrated in the Eastern Houston Super Neighborhoods and extend into Northeastern and Southeastern communities. Communities with the lowest proportion poverty are in the Western Super Neighborhoods extending out from the city core. 


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