This indicator provides median home value for owner-occupied homes in the neighborhood where the average poor child of different racial/ethnic groups lives. For instance, if the value is $200,000 for poor Hispanic children, this statistic is interpreted as "The average poor Hispanic child in this metro area lives in a neighborhood the median home value for owner-occupied homes is $200,000."
Children defined as under 18. Excludes multi-family homes, homes on 10+ acres, and homes with businesses on the property. 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.