Thursday, October 4, 2012

Most Valuable Resource

Washington State Demographics of Young, Low-Income Children
-41% of children live in low-income families.
-45% of these children have at least one parent who works full-time.
-57% of young children in rural areas live in low-income families.
-38% of young children in urban areas live in low-income families.
-31% of children in low-income families moved last year.
-29% of low-income children live in owner-occupied housing.
Source: National Center for Children in Poverty