Skip to main content

Understanding the Geography of Growth in Rural Child Poverty

Description
Discusses variations in child poverty among rural counties, based on 2009-2013 American Community Survey data. Includes a map showing rural counties with high child poverty. Discusses family- and community-level factors impacting child poverty. A related Rural Child Poverty Chart Gallery is also available.
Author(s)
David McGranahan
Citation
Amber Waves
Date
07/2015
Type
Document
Organization
USDA Economic Research Service
Tagged as
Children and youth · County-by-county data · Families · Poverty