The 2018 HMDA data requirements for reporting property location are as follows:
- County – Report the five (5) digit Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) numerical code for the county, which includes the two (2) digit state code and the three (3) digit county code. Example: 06037 represents 06/California and 037/Los Angeles County.
- Census Tract – Report the eleven (11) digit census tract number as defined by the U.S. Census Bureau, which includes the two (2) digit state code, three (3) digit county code, and six (6) digit census tract (excluding decimals). Example: 060372640000 represents 06/California, 037/Los Angeles County, and 264000 for the specific census tract.