On this R-data statistics page, you will find information about the Hedonic data set which pertains to Hedonic Prices of Census Tracts in Boston . The Hedonic data set is found in the Ecdat R package. You can load the Hedonic data set in R by issuing the following command at the console data("Hedonic"). This will load the data into a variable called Hedonic. If R says the Hedonic data set is not found, you can try installing the package by issuing this command install.packages("Ecdat") and then attempt to reload the data. If you need to download R, you can go to the R project website. You can download a CSV (comma separated values) version of the Hedonic R data set. The size of this file is about 58,348 bytes.
Hedonic Prices of Census Tracts in Boston
number of observations : 506
observation : regional
country : United States
A dataframe containing :
median value of owner–occupied homes
proportion of 25,000 square feet residential lots
proportion of nonretail business acres
is the tract bounds the Charles River ?
annual average nitrogen oxide concentration in parts per hundred million
average number of rooms
proportion of owner units built prior to 1940
weighted distances to five employment centers in the Boston area
index of accessibility to radial highways
full value property tax rate (\$/\$10,000)
proportion of blacks in the population
proportion of population that is lower status
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Baltagi, Badi H. (2003) Econometric analysis of panel data, John Wiley and sons, http://www.wiley.com/legacy/wileychi/baltagi/.
Dataset imported from https://www.r-project.org.