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
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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.