Proactive data tool gives school districts ability to plan for the future.

Washington, D.C. – November 7, 2018 – Metrostudy, a Hanley Wood company and the leading provider of primary and secondary market information to the housing and related industries nationwide, announced the release of the Metrostudy School District Report, a proactive tool to give school districts across the U.S. the ability to understand their local populations in order to efficiently deliver services and plan for the future.

“School districts across the country can rely on Metrostudy to inform their strategic planning and regular operations,” said Peter Goldstone, Chief Executive Officer of Hanley Wood.  “Metrostudy’s education offerings combine our proprietary new home construction research with unparalleled intelligence on local populations.”

The quarterly Metrostudy School District Report aids school administrators in understanding their current and future local populations. The report visualizes specified district(s) with population reports, maps, and relevant data on-demand. It’s sophisticated mapping technology can build out 5 or 10 year plans to answer the “when,” “where” and “how” of school location selection.

“Single family housing is the driver for most suburban school district enrollment growth,” said Andy Reid, President of Metrostudy and Chief Data Officer/Hanley Wood.  “Understanding the single family housing market is critical in predicting enrollment growth and further assisting school districts with forecasting staffing, revenue projections and facility needs.  The quarterly data will enable districts to make adjustments to facility plans and revenue projections.”

Metrostudy’s education consultants have expertise in processing housing data to provide accurate housing yields (students per house) and enrollment projections, to include household distribution, projected growth and the demographic details needed to make confident decisions. Additional consulting offerings include:

  • Enrollment forecasting
  • Attendance zone planning
  • Staffing and infrastructure planning
  • Facility location analysis.


About Metrostudy

Metrostudy is the leading provider of primary and secondary market information to the housing and residential construction industry. Metrostudy’s actionable business intelligence informs investment decisions that mitigate risk and grow revenue for builders, developers, lenders, suppliers, retailers and manufacturers. It’s the construction industry’s only integrated data intelligence solution supported by the most extensive U.S. geographic coverage. Learn more at


About Hanley Wood

Hanley Wood is the premier company serving the information, media, and marketing needs of the residential, commercial design and construction industry. Utilizing the largest analytics and editorially driven Construction Industry Database – powered by Metrostudy – the company provides business intelligence and data-driven services. The company produces award-winning media, high-profile executive events, and strategic marketing solutions. To learn more, visit