Federal poverty levels are 50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, and 400%

Our interactive map lets users view the data by year and either number or percentage of children by a selected federal poverty level (FPL). Users also can hover their cursor over individual counties to get the specific results for that county.

Spreadsheets (by year):

  • 2011-latest available data: all
  • 2009-2010: state, county, township and municipality

Maps (by year):

  • 2009-latest available data: county
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2009 Static MapPercent of children age 5 and under living in families with income below 50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400% FPL (2009)1.2M

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2009 SpreadsheetPopulation of children age 5 and under by federal poverty level (50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400%) 704.2k

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2010 Static MapPercent of children age 5 and under living in families with income below 50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400% FPL (2010) 1.2M

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2010 SpreadsheetPopulation of children age 5 and under by federal poverty level (50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400%) 1M

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2011 Static MapPercent of children age 5 and under living in families with income below 50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400% FPL (2011) 1.2M

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2011 SpreadsheetPopulation of children age 5 and under by federal poverty level (50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400%) 561.9k

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2012 Static MapPercent of children age 5 and under living in families with income below 50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400% FPL (2012) 1.2M

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2012 SpreadsheetPopulation of children age 5 and under by federal poverty level (50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400%) 863.9k

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2013 Static MapPercent of children age 5 and under living in families with income below 50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400% FPL (2013) 1.2M

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2013 SpreadsheetPopulation of children age 5 and under by federal poverty level (50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400%) 1.2M

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2014 Static MapPercent of children age 5 and under living in families with income below 50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400% FPL (2014)1.1M

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2014 SpreadsheetPopulation of children age 5 and under by federal poverty level (50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400%) 1.3M

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2015 Static MapPercent of children age 5 and under living in families with income below 50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400% FPL (2015) 1.5M

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2015 SpreadsheetPopulation of children age 5 and under by federal poverty level (50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400%) 1.2M

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2016 Static MapPercent of children age 5 and under living in families with income below 50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400% FPL (2016)1.3M

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2016 SpreadsheetPopulation of children age 5 and under by federal poverty level (50%, 100%, 130%, 185%, 200%, 400%) 1.2M

Source of data: IECAM, based on several estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Note: A full explanation of the methodology that IECAM uses to create estimates can be found via the Data Releases & Methodology page.

Note: The data for the years 2005 through the most recent available (for all regions) can be found via the Tabular Data Search page.