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 or Chicago Community Areas (CCAs) to get the specific results for that county or CCA.
Spreadsheets (by year):
- 2011-latest available data: all
- 2009-2010: state, county, township and municipality
Maps (by year):
- 2009-latest available data: county
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.