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Poor Children's Exposure to Neighborhoods with Adults without High School Diploma by Race/Ethnicity
Year: 2000; Race/Ethnicity: All; Ordered: alphabetically; Region: 100 Largest MSAs

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Scale Range: 10.2% – 57.6%

1: Akron, OH Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 18.5% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 25.9% Barchart image
Asian
2: Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 18.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 26.3% Barchart image
Black 28.6% Barchart image
Asian
3: Albuquerque, NM Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 28.3% Barchart image
Black
Asian
4: Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 22.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 35.2% Barchart image
Black 31.3% Barchart image
Asian
5: Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 25.6% Barchart image
Black 29.2% Barchart image
Asian 20.5% Barchart image
6: Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 24.8% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 31.5% Barchart image
Asian
7: Austin-Round Rock, TX Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 32.8% Barchart image
Black 32.7% Barchart image
Asian 17.6% Barchart image
8: Bakersfield, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 29.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 53.1% Barchart image
Black 43.4% Barchart image
Asian 39.2% Barchart image
9: Baltimore-Towson, MD Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 22.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 23.0% Barchart image
Black 34.7% Barchart image
Asian 17.4% Barchart image
10: Baton Rouge, LA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.5% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 29.8% Barchart image
Asian
11: Birmingham-Hoover, AL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 27.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 24.6% Barchart image
Black 30.3% Barchart image
Asian
12: Boise City-Nampa, ID Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 26.9% Barchart image
Black
Asian
13: Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 34.7% Barchart image
Black 28.8% Barchart image
Asian 28.7% Barchart image
14: Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 40.6% Barchart image
Black 38.0% Barchart image
Asian 21.6% Barchart image
15: Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Tonawanda, NY Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.0% Barchart image
Hispanic 30.2% Barchart image
Black 29.3% Barchart image
Asian
16: Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 31.0% Barchart image
Black 41.0% Barchart image
Asian
17: Charleston-North Charleston, SC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 18.5% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 28.8% Barchart image
Asian
18: Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 22.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 26.4% Barchart image
Black 31.4% Barchart image
Asian 21.2% Barchart image
19: Chattanooga, TN-GA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 28.1% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 35.5% Barchart image
Asian
20: Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 18.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 42.9% Barchart image
Black 34.1% Barchart image
Asian 24.8% Barchart image
21: Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 23.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 29.6% Barchart image
Black 32.6% Barchart image
Asian 17.5% Barchart image
22: Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 23.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 36.7% Barchart image
Black 33.7% Barchart image
Asian 22.1% Barchart image
23: Colorado Springs, CO Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 10.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 14.8% Barchart image
Black 13.6% Barchart image
Asian
24: Columbia, SC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.2% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 25.6% Barchart image
Asian
25: Columbus, OH Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 24.5% Barchart image
Black 28.7% Barchart image
Asian 15.4% Barchart image
26: Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 43.7% Barchart image
Black 33.8% Barchart image
Asian 23.0% Barchart image
27: Dayton, OH Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.7% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 27.8% Barchart image
Asian
28: Denver-Aurora, CO Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.0% Barchart image
Hispanic 35.8% Barchart image
Black 28.3% Barchart image
Asian 21.2% Barchart image
29: Des Moines, IA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 15.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 22.8% Barchart image
Black 27.2% Barchart image
Asian
30: Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 23.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 40.1% Barchart image
Black 32.2% Barchart image
Asian 30.2% Barchart image
31: El Paso, TX Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 29.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 45.4% Barchart image
Black 30.4% Barchart image
Asian
32: Fresno, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 31.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 50.8% Barchart image
Black 45.2% Barchart image
Asian 47.8% Barchart image
33: Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 18.0% Barchart image
Hispanic 35.4% Barchart image
Black 31.1% Barchart image
Asian
34: Greensboro-High Point, NC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 26.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 31.2% Barchart image
Black 33.1% Barchart image
Asian
35: Greenville, SC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 28.0% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 32.9% Barchart image
Asian
36: Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 18.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 30.7% Barchart image
Black 30.5% Barchart image
Asian
37: Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 18.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 39.7% Barchart image
Black 35.6% Barchart image
Asian 16.2% Barchart image
38: Honolulu, HI Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 11.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 18.4% Barchart image
Black 10.4% Barchart image
Asian 24.2% Barchart image
39: Houston-Baytown-Sugar Land, TX Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 24.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 43.3% Barchart image
Black 35.2% Barchart image
Asian 24.4% Barchart image
40: Indianapolis, IN Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 23.5% Barchart image
Hispanic 28.7% Barchart image
Black 28.6% Barchart image
Asian
41: Jackson, MS Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.2% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 29.5% Barchart image
Asian
42: Jacksonville, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 19.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 19.7% Barchart image
Black 29.8% Barchart image
Asian 19.3% Barchart image
43: Kansas City, MO-KS Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 31.4% Barchart image
Black 28.8% Barchart image
Asian 25.7% Barchart image
44: Knoxville, TN Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 26.0% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 29.9% Barchart image
Asian
45: Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 29.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 36.7% Barchart image
Black 34.5% Barchart image
Asian
46: Lancaster, PA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 29.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 37.0% Barchart image
Black
Asian
47: Las Vegas-Paradise, NV Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 23.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 40.3% Barchart image
Black 36.0% Barchart image
Asian 22.6% Barchart image
48: Little Rock-North Little Rock, AR Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 19.3% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 26.5% Barchart image
Asian
49: Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 25.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 52.7% Barchart image
Black 44.4% Barchart image
Asian 35.7% Barchart image
50: Louisville, KY-IN Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 25.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 25.6% Barchart image
Black 33.5% Barchart image
Asian
51: Madison, WI Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 10.8% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 15.0% Barchart image
Asian
52: McAllen-Edinburg-Pharr, TX Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 49.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 57.6% Barchart image
Black
Asian
53: Memphis, TN-MS-AR Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.5% Barchart image
Hispanic 25.2% Barchart image
Black 34.6% Barchart image
Asian
54: Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Miami Beach, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 24.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 37.8% Barchart image
Black 39.4% Barchart image
Asian 23.0% Barchart image
55: Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 42.5% Barchart image
Black 35.1% Barchart image
Asian 33.6% Barchart image
56: Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 11.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 19.8% Barchart image
Black 22.8% Barchart image
Asian 26.7% Barchart image
57: Modesto, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 33.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 41.4% Barchart image
Black
Asian 40.9% Barchart image
58: Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro, TN Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 25.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 25.1% Barchart image
Black 32.9% Barchart image
Asian 23.2% Barchart image
59: New Haven-Milford, CT Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 19.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 35.4% Barchart image
Black 30.0% Barchart image
Asian
60: New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 23.5% Barchart image
Hispanic 25.1% Barchart image
Black 35.3% Barchart image
Asian 30.7% Barchart image
61: New York-Newark-Edison, NY-NJ-PA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 25.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 42.4% Barchart image
Black 38.1% Barchart image
Asian 32.5% Barchart image
62: Ogden-Clearfield, UT Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 14.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 26.5% Barchart image
Black
Asian
63: Oklahoma City, OK Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 36.1% Barchart image
Black 22.6% Barchart image
Asian 18.2% Barchart image
64: Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 15.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 28.5% Barchart image
Black 25.1% Barchart image
Asian
65: Orlando, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 18.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 22.0% Barchart image
Black 31.7% Barchart image
Asian 18.5% Barchart image
66: Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 41.8% Barchart image
Black
Asian 29.1% Barchart image
67: Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 15.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 17.3% Barchart image
Black 23.8% Barchart image
Asian
68: Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 45.2% Barchart image
Black 35.1% Barchart image
Asian 30.4% Barchart image
69: Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 41.8% Barchart image
Black 37.7% Barchart image
Asian 24.8% Barchart image
70: Pittsburgh, PA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 18.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 18.4% Barchart image
Black 24.8% Barchart image
Asian 14.6% Barchart image
71: Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 15.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 20.7% Barchart image
Black 19.5% Barchart image
Asian 15.8% Barchart image
72: Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 33.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 30.4% Barchart image
Black 35.5% Barchart image
Asian
73: Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 30.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 42.5% Barchart image
Black 40.8% Barchart image
Asian 42.3% Barchart image
74: Provo-Orem, UT Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 10.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 13.0% Barchart image
Black
Asian
75: Raleigh-Cary, NC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 20.6% Barchart image
Black 24.4% Barchart image
Asian 13.4% Barchart image
76: Richmond, VA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 29.1% Barchart image
Black 34.5% Barchart image
Asian
77: Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 26.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 40.3% Barchart image
Black 34.2% Barchart image
Asian 29.9% Barchart image
78: Rochester, NY Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 19.0% Barchart image
Hispanic 36.2% Barchart image
Black 35.1% Barchart image
Asian 22.7% Barchart image
79: Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.0% Barchart image
Hispanic 29.3% Barchart image
Black 28.4% Barchart image
Asian 33.2% Barchart image
80: Salt Lake City, UT Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 15.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 26.2% Barchart image
Black
Asian 24.8% Barchart image
81: San Antonio, TX Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 39.3% Barchart image
Black 28.4% Barchart image
Asian 23.9% Barchart image
82: San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.5% Barchart image
Hispanic 40.1% Barchart image
Black 35.0% Barchart image
Asian 32.2% Barchart image
83: San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 15.5% Barchart image
Hispanic 33.1% Barchart image
Black 31.8% Barchart image
Asian 27.6% Barchart image
84: San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.0% Barchart image
Hispanic 35.0% Barchart image
Black 24.4% Barchart image
Asian 24.7% Barchart image
85: Sarasota-Bradenton-Venice, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 19.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 34.6% Barchart image
Black 36.5% Barchart image
Asian
86: Scranton-Wilkes-Barre, PA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.1% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black
Asian
87: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 13.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 17.3% Barchart image
Black 18.8% Barchart image
Asian 19.3% Barchart image
88: Springfield, MA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 19.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 38.5% Barchart image
Black 32.0% Barchart image
Asian
89: St. Louis, MO-IL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 24.0% Barchart image
Black 30.3% Barchart image
Asian 20.5% Barchart image
90: Stockton, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 31.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 42.4% Barchart image
Black 39.1% Barchart image
Asian 39.1% Barchart image
91: Syracuse, NY Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 19.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 35.0% Barchart image
Black 31.7% Barchart image
Asian
92: Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 22.0% Barchart image
Hispanic 30.7% Barchart image
Black 32.3% Barchart image
Asian 18.9% Barchart image
93: Toledo, OH Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 19.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 28.1% Barchart image
Black 31.1% Barchart image
Asian
94: Tucson, AZ Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 34.6% Barchart image
Black 25.7% Barchart image
Asian
95: Tulsa, OK Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.0% Barchart image
Hispanic 24.3% Barchart image
Black 25.4% Barchart image
Asian
96: Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 17.3% Barchart image
Black 28.9% Barchart image
Asian 16.2% Barchart image
97: Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 13.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 25.3% Barchart image
Black 26.7% Barchart image
Asian 15.8% Barchart image
98: Wichita, KS Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 31.1% Barchart image
Black 25.1% Barchart image
Asian
99: Worcester, MA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.5% Barchart image
Hispanic 34.2% Barchart image
Black 30.8% Barchart image
Asian 32.4% Barchart image
100: Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.9% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 29.0% Barchart image
Asian

Definition: This indicator provides the share of the population, aged 25+, that lacks a high school diploma 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 10% of the population, aged 25+, lacks a high school diploma."

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.