Participation in federal programs
Adults and children receiving welfare (TANF): 9,542
Children receiving food stamps (SNAP): 59,000
EITC recipients: 84,000
Families receiving child care subsidies: 3,500
Households receiving federal rental assistance: 33,528
Households receiving LIHEAP (Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program): 31,120
Number of children enrolled in Medicaid and CHIP: 121,210
Number of women and children receiving WIC (Women, Infants and Children supplemental nutrition program): 20,375
Participants in all Head Start programs: 3,315
Asset poverty rate: 25.6%
Average college graduate debt: $35,169
Unbanked households: 5.0%
Poverty by demographic
Child poverty rate: 19.1%
Number of Black and Hispanic children below 200% poverty: N/A
Percent of single-parent families with related children that are below poverty: 37%
Senior poverty rate: 9.1%
Women in poverty: 13.6%
Children in foster care: 1,826
Number of grandparents raising grandchildren: 13,625
Percent of children in immigrant families: 25%
Percent of children living in single parent families: 39%
Teen birth rate per 1,000 population ages 15-19: 14
Economic well-being
Extreme poverty rate: 8.0%
Food insecurity: 14.4%
Minimum Wage: $9.60
Number of Black and Hispanic children living in families where no parent has full-time, year-round employment: N/A
Percent of individuals who are uninsured: 4.3%
Percent of jobs that are low-wage: 21.6%
Percent of working families under 200% of the poverty line: 27.1%
Poverty rate: 12.8%
Unemployment rate: 5.4%
High school graduation rate: 80.8%
Percent of adult population with at least a high school degree: 83.5%
Percent of college students with debt: 64%
Percent of population over age 25 with at least a four year college degree: 32.7%
Percent of teens ages 16 to 19 not attending school and not working: 7%
Home foreclosure rate: 1.98%
Homeless people: 1,160
Households paying more than 50% of income on housing: 43,000
Percent renters: 40%
Total households: 408,239
Justice System
Number of youth residing in juvenile justice and correctional facilities: 186
Total incarcerated (prison and jail): 1,880