Workforce Housing Needs Survey

Western Nebraska Economic Development (WNED) is preparing a Multi-County Regional Housing Study to determine both present and future workforce housing needs in the Scotts Bluff, Morrill and Kimball County areas, during the next five years. The Study is funded by a Housing Grant from the Nebraska Investment Finance Authority, with matching funds from WNED. We would appreciate you completing and returning the following Survey to your employer by FRIDAY, MAY 6TH.  Your responses will remain anonymous and are only utilized for feedback purposes.


Place of Employment
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Where do you reside?
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If Other, where and why?
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Do you commute into your Community for work?
How far do you commute for work?
Number of persons in your household?
Do you currently rent or own your home?
If you are a RENTER, How much are you currently paying for your monthly rent?
If you are an OWNER, what is your monthly mortgage payment?
Are you satisfied with your current housing situation?
If No, please explain.
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Please indicate your household income range.

IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HOUSING, EMPLOYMENT, ETC.

Are you, or has anyone in your household, experienced a loss of employment income due to the COVID-19 pandemic?
If yes, are you receiving pay for the time you are not working?
Over the past three months, have you paid your monthly rent or mortgage on time?
How confident are you that your household will be able to pay your next rent or mortgage payment on time?
Which of the following housing issues have you experienced as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic? Check all that apply.
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FOR RENTERS:

What are some of the issues or barriers you experience with obtaining affordable, suitable housing for your household? Please check all that apply.
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FOR OWNERS.

What are some of the issues or barriers you experience with obtaining affordable, suitable housing for your household? Please check all that apply.
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IF YOU CURRENTLY DESIRE TO CHANGE YOUR HOUSING SITUATION IN THE NEXT FIVE YEARS, PLEASE COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS.

Where would you like to rent or purchase a home?
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Which one of the following housing types would you most like to purchase?
How many bedrooms would your family need?
What is the most your family could afford for monthly rent?
What is the most your family could afford for a home?