This indicator provides the median household income in the neighborhood where the poor average child under 18 of different racial/ethnic groups lives. For instance, if the value is $20,000 for poor Hispanic children, this statistic is interpreted as "The average poor Hispanic child in this metro area lives in a neighborhood where the median household income is $20,000."
Children are those under 18. Income as of 1999. Excludes metro areas with less than 5,000 children of the specified racial/ethnic group.
U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census, Summary File 3 accessed through the Neighborhood Change Database.