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Poor Childrens' Exposure to Neighborhood Poverty by Race/Ethnicity
Year: 1999; Race/Ethnicity: Non-Hispanic White; Region: 100 Largest MSAs

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Poor Childrens' Exposure to Neighborhood Poverty by Race/Ethnicity
Year: 1999; Race/Ethnicity: Non-Hispanic White; Ordered: alphabetically
Metro Area Value
Akron, OH 14.5%
Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY 13.2%
Albuquerque, NM 15.0%
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 11.6%
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 9.7%
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 16.9%
Austin-Round Rock, TX 10.8%
Bakersfield, CA 20.8%
Baltimore-Towson, MD 11.4%
Baton Rouge, LA 15.4%
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 13.6%
Boise City-Nampa, ID 11.7%
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH 10.3%
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 7.5%
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Tonawanda, NY 16.4%
Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL 12.1%
Charleston-North Charleston, SC 13.8%
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC 10.1%
Chattanooga, TN-GA 13.4%
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI 9.0%
Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN 13.0%
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH 14.9%
Colorado Springs, CO 9.9%
Columbia, SC 12.8%
Columbus, OH 14.3%
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 11.1%
Dayton, OH 14.4%
Denver-Aurora, CO 9.6%
Des Moines, IA 10.1%
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI 13.5%
El Paso, TX 23.1%
Fresno, CA 23.1%
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI 10.3%
Greensboro-High Point, NC 11.2%
Greenville, SC 13.2%
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 9.8%
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 9.8%
Honolulu, HI 10.6%
Houston-Baytown-Sugar Land, TX 13.3%
Indianapolis, IN 12.3%
Jackson, MS 14.9%
Jacksonville, FL 11.9%
Kansas City, MO-KS 10.9%
Knoxville, TN 16.2%
Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL 15.6%
Lancaster, PA 9.6%
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 13.1%
Little Rock-North Little Rock, AR 12.5%
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA 15.7%
Louisville, KY-IN 14.9%
Madison, WI 8.3%
McAllen-Edinburg-Pharr, TX 35.8%
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 13.4%
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Miami Beach, FL 14.4%
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 10.9%
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 7.9%
Modesto, CA 19.0%
Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro, TN 12.2%
New Haven-Milford, CT 10.7%
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA 14.9%
New York-Newark-Edison, NY-NJ-PA 20.2%
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 10.9%
Oklahoma City, OK 17.0%
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA 11.1%
Orlando, FL 11.4%
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA 9.4%
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL 11.7%
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 12.2%
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 14.2%
Pittsburgh, PA 13.7%
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA 12.0%
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY 31.8%
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA 15.8%
Provo-Orem, UT 12.7%
Raleigh-Cary, NC 9.8%
Richmond, VA 8.9%
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 18.3%
Rochester, NY 13.1%
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, CA 17.3%
Salt Lake City, UT 9.8%
San Antonio, TX 14.4%
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 12.8%
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA 9.3%
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 8.1%
Sarasota-Bradenton-Venice, FL 11.6%
Scranton-Wilkes-Barre, PA 13.4%
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 11.2%
Springfield, MA 14.6%
St. Louis, MO-IL 11.2%
Stockton, CA 19.7%
Syracuse, NY 15.5%
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 13.3%
Toledo, OH 15.4%
Tucson, AZ 17.4%
Tulsa, OK 15.2%
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 10.8%
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 6.7%
Wichita, KS 11.1%
Worcester, MA 13.5%
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 14.5%

Definition: This indicator provides the poverty rate in the neighborhood where the average poor child of different racial/ethnic groups lives. For instance, if the value is 10% for poor Hispanic children, this statistic is interpreted as "The average poor Hispanic child in this metro area lives in a neighborhood where the poverty rate is 10%."

Notes: Poverty rates defined as of 1999. Children are defined as under 18. Excludes metro areas with less than 5,000 child population of the specified racial/ethnic group.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census, Summary File 3.