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Poor Children's Exposure to Neighborhoods with Adults with a Bachelors Degree or Higher by Race/Ethnicity
Year: 2000; Race/Ethnicity: All; Ordered: alphabetically; Region: 100 Largest MSAs

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Scale Range: 5.6% – 44.1%

1: Akron, OH Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.9% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 11.2% Barchart image
Asian
2: Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 17.2% Barchart image
Black 15.7% Barchart image
Asian
3: Albuquerque, NM Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 24.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 16.6% Barchart image
Black
Asian
4: Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 9.7% Barchart image
Black 11.3% Barchart image
Asian
5: Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 22.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 25.0% Barchart image
Black 15.8% Barchart image
Asian 29.9% Barchart image
6: Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 14.8% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 11.5% Barchart image
Asian
7: Austin-Round Rock, TX Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 31.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 18.3% Barchart image
Black 17.1% Barchart image
Asian 38.0% Barchart image
8: Bakersfield, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 12.5% Barchart image
Hispanic 5.6% Barchart image
Black 7.3% Barchart image
Asian 11.5% Barchart image
9: Baltimore-Towson, MD Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 23.8% Barchart image
Black 12.8% Barchart image
Asian 33.8% Barchart image
10: Baton Rouge, LA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.9% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 14.6% Barchart image
Asian
11: Birmingham-Hoover, AL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 13.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 19.2% Barchart image
Black 11.0% Barchart image
Asian
12: Boise City-Nampa, ID Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 14.2% Barchart image
Black
Asian
13: Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 29.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 16.4% Barchart image
Black 18.8% Barchart image
Asian 24.3% Barchart image
14: Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 38.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 12.4% Barchart image
Black 12.0% Barchart image
Asian 35.7% Barchart image
15: Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Tonawanda, NY Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 14.8% Barchart image
Black 11.3% Barchart image
Asian
16: Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 15.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 12.2% Barchart image
Black 9.4% Barchart image
Asian
17: Charleston-North Charleston, SC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.1% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 15.5% Barchart image
Asian
18: Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 19.3% Barchart image
Black 14.2% Barchart image
Asian 27.9% Barchart image
19: Chattanooga, TN-GA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 15.1% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 10.2% Barchart image
Asian
20: Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 25.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 13.3% Barchart image
Black 10.8% Barchart image
Asian 28.9% Barchart image
21: Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 13.9% Barchart image
Black 13.9% Barchart image
Asian 33.6% Barchart image
22: Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 9.5% Barchart image
Black 8.6% Barchart image
Asian 21.6% Barchart image
23: Colorado Springs, CO Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 26.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 17.6% Barchart image
Black 17.5% Barchart image
Asian
24: Columbia, SC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.3% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 18.4% Barchart image
Asian
25: Columbus, OH Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 17.6% Barchart image
Black 12.7% Barchart image
Asian 33.4% Barchart image
26: Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 22.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 12.8% Barchart image
Black 13.5% Barchart image
Asian 26.6% Barchart image
27: Dayton, OH Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.4% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 12.0% Barchart image
Asian
28: Denver-Aurora, CO Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 28.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 14.9% Barchart image
Black 20.0% Barchart image
Asian 24.7% Barchart image
29: Des Moines, IA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 18.2% Barchart image
Black 15.6% Barchart image
Asian
30: Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.0% Barchart image
Hispanic 8.6% Barchart image
Black 8.1% Barchart image
Asian 15.8% Barchart image
31: El Paso, TX Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 9.5% Barchart image
Black 12.8% Barchart image
Asian
32: Fresno, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 15.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 7.5% Barchart image
Black 9.5% Barchart image
Asian 8.7% Barchart image
33: Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 12.2% Barchart image
Black 15.3% Barchart image
Asian
34: Greensboro-High Point, NC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 13.0% Barchart image
Black 12.4% Barchart image
Asian
35: Greenville, SC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.4% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 15.1% Barchart image
Asian
36: Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 18.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 12.9% Barchart image
Black 11.7% Barchart image
Asian
37: Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 25.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 11.5% Barchart image
Black 11.0% Barchart image
Asian 33.4% Barchart image
38: Honolulu, HI Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 26.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 18.9% Barchart image
Black 16.1% Barchart image
Asian 18.1% Barchart image
39: Houston-Baytown-Sugar Land, TX Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 12.7% Barchart image
Black 13.0% Barchart image
Asian 27.3% Barchart image
40: Indianapolis, IN Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 15.3% Barchart image
Black 13.4% Barchart image
Asian
41: Jackson, MS Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 22.0% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 16.3% Barchart image
Asian
42: Jacksonville, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 16.1% Barchart image
Black 11.9% Barchart image
Asian 17.9% Barchart image
43: Kansas City, MO-KS Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 19.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 14.0% Barchart image
Black 11.3% Barchart image
Asian 18.7% Barchart image
44: Knoxville, TN Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.7% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 14.5% Barchart image
Asian
45: Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 11.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 9.0% Barchart image
Black 9.4% Barchart image
Asian
46: Lancaster, PA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 15.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 11.6% Barchart image
Black
Asian
47: Las Vegas-Paradise, NV Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 14.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 8.2% Barchart image
Black 8.6% Barchart image
Asian 15.0% Barchart image
48: Little Rock-North Little Rock, AR Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.7% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 14.3% Barchart image
Asian
49: Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 26.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 9.8% Barchart image
Black 10.4% Barchart image
Asian 19.9% Barchart image
50: Louisville, KY-IN Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 13.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 15.2% Barchart image
Black 8.9% Barchart image
Asian
51: Madison, WI Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 30.1% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 32.2% Barchart image
Asian
52: McAllen-Edinburg-Pharr, TX Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 12.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 8.2% Barchart image
Black
Asian
53: Memphis, TN-MS-AR Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 18.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 13.7% Barchart image
Black 9.9% Barchart image
Asian
54: Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Miami Beach, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 22.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 15.8% Barchart image
Black 10.6% Barchart image
Asian 22.1% Barchart image
55: Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 22.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 9.1% Barchart image
Black 9.5% Barchart image
Asian 13.2% Barchart image
56: Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 27.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 23.2% Barchart image
Black 20.6% Barchart image
Asian 16.4% Barchart image
57: Modesto, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 11.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 8.5% Barchart image
Black
Asian 9.1% Barchart image
58: Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro, TN Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 18.9% Barchart image
Black 15.2% Barchart image
Asian 27.5% Barchart image
59: New Haven-Milford, CT Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 22.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 11.8% Barchart image
Black 17.3% Barchart image
Asian
60: New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 18.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 18.2% Barchart image
Black 12.1% Barchart image
Asian 16.6% Barchart image
61: New York-Newark-Edison, NY-NJ-PA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 24.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 13.1% Barchart image
Black 12.0% Barchart image
Asian 23.3% Barchart image
62: Ogden-Clearfield, UT Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 14.1% Barchart image
Black
Asian
63: Oklahoma City, OK Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 10.9% Barchart image
Black 16.1% Barchart image
Asian 24.9% Barchart image
64: Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.0% Barchart image
Hispanic 13.9% Barchart image
Black 12.6% Barchart image
Asian
65: Orlando, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 17.7% Barchart image
Black 13.2% Barchart image
Asian 24.8% Barchart image
66: Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 27.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 12.6% Barchart image
Black
Asian 18.6% Barchart image
67: Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 17.3% Barchart image
Black 12.8% Barchart image
Asian
68: Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 7.6% Barchart image
Black 10.1% Barchart image
Asian 17.3% Barchart image
69: Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 9.9% Barchart image
Black 11.6% Barchart image
Asian 21.5% Barchart image
70: Pittsburgh, PA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 18.6% Barchart image
Black 11.7% Barchart image
Asian 34.7% Barchart image
71: Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 21.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 19.3% Barchart image
Black 22.2% Barchart image
Asian 25.1% Barchart image
72: Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 14.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 14.5% Barchart image
Black 12.2% Barchart image
Asian
73: Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 11.8% Barchart image
Black 13.0% Barchart image
Asian 13.6% Barchart image
74: Provo-Orem, UT Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 28.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 27.1% Barchart image
Black
Asian
75: Raleigh-Cary, NC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 30.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 25.7% Barchart image
Black 22.4% Barchart image
Asian 40.7% Barchart image
76: Richmond, VA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 22.1% Barchart image
Hispanic 15.6% Barchart image
Black 12.2% Barchart image
Asian
77: Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 13.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 8.8% Barchart image
Black 10.2% Barchart image
Asian 14.8% Barchart image
78: Rochester, NY Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 10.9% Barchart image
Black 10.7% Barchart image
Asian 21.1% Barchart image
79: Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 18.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 13.7% Barchart image
Black 13.4% Barchart image
Asian 12.0% Barchart image
80: Salt Lake City, UT Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 23.5% Barchart image
Hispanic 15.6% Barchart image
Black
Asian 14.6% Barchart image
81: San Antonio, TX Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 9.7% Barchart image
Black 12.8% Barchart image
Asian 19.0% Barchart image
82: San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 25.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 12.3% Barchart image
Black 13.1% Barchart image
Asian 19.6% Barchart image
83: San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 34.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 18.0% Barchart image
Black 17.5% Barchart image
Asian 27.3% Barchart image
84: San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 39.3% Barchart image
Hispanic 19.8% Barchart image
Black 28.7% Barchart image
Asian 32.1% Barchart image
85: Sarasota-Bradenton-Venice, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 19.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 12.1% Barchart image
Black 10.9% Barchart image
Asian
86: Scranton-Wilkes-Barre, PA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 14.7% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black
Asian
87: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 24.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 21.3% Barchart image
Black 21.5% Barchart image
Asian 24.3% Barchart image
88: Springfield, MA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 11.2% Barchart image
Black 13.8% Barchart image
Asian
89: St. Louis, MO-IL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 17.7% Barchart image
Hispanic 16.9% Barchart image
Black 12.5% Barchart image
Asian 26.2% Barchart image
90: Stockton, CA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 12.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 8.9% Barchart image
Black 10.4% Barchart image
Asian 10.6% Barchart image
91: Syracuse, NY Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 18.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 12.5% Barchart image
Black 14.6% Barchart image
Asian
92: Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.4% Barchart image
Hispanic 13.4% Barchart image
Black 12.2% Barchart image
Asian 20.4% Barchart image
93: Toledo, OH Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.2% Barchart image
Hispanic 10.1% Barchart image
Black 9.2% Barchart image
Asian
94: Tucson, AZ Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 23.0% Barchart image
Hispanic 11.0% Barchart image
Black 16.1% Barchart image
Asian
95: Tulsa, OK Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 16.0% Barchart image
Hispanic 14.9% Barchart image
Black 12.6% Barchart image
Asian
96: Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 19.9% Barchart image
Hispanic 17.8% Barchart image
Black 11.8% Barchart image
Asian 20.3% Barchart image
97: Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 35.8% Barchart image
Hispanic 32.4% Barchart image
Black 19.3% Barchart image
Asian 44.1% Barchart image
98: Wichita, KS Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 18.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 13.3% Barchart image
Black 15.1% Barchart image
Asian
99: Worcester, MA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 20.6% Barchart image
Hispanic 14.5% Barchart image
Black 16.9% Barchart image
Asian 15.8% Barchart image
100: Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Value Scale
Non-Hispanic White 12.5% Barchart image
Hispanic
Black 7.6% Barchart image
Asian

Definition: This indicator provides the share of adults, age 25+, who have a bachelor's degree or higher 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 adults have a bachelor's degree or higher."

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 accessed through the Neighborhood Change Database.