Child Care Deserts
Analyzes child care centers by zip code in eight states, with a specific focus on how limited or complete lack of access disproportionately affects rural areas. Includes a discussion of what constitutes a child care desert and what may prevent families from finding needed care, such as prohibitive cost based on income ratio.
Center for American Progress
Access · Child care · Children and youth · Families · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Colorado · Georgia · Illinois · Maryland · Minnesota · North Carolina · Ohio · Virginia