Participation in federal programs
Adults and children receiving welfare (TANF): 5,849
Children receiving food stamps (SNAP): 48,000
EITC recipients: 62,000
Families receiving child care subsidies: 2,600
Households receiving federal rental assistance: 16,000
Households receiving LIHEAP (Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program): 25,216
Number of children enrolled in Medicaid and CHIP: 81,610
Number of women and children receiving WIC (Women, Infants and Children supplemental nutrition program): 19,673
Participants in all Head Start programs: 5,407
Asset poverty rate: N/A
Average college graduate debt: $26,023
Unbanked households: 4.2%
Poverty by demographic
Child poverty rate: 17.7%
Number of Black and Hispanic children below 200% poverty: N/A
Percent of single-parent families with related children that are below poverty: 34%
Senior poverty rate: N/A
Women in poverty: 13.0%
Children in foster care: 1,253
Number of grandparents raising grandchildren: 11,544
Percent of children in immigrant families: 7%
Percent of children living in single parent families: 30%
Teen birth rate per 1,000 population ages 15-19: 26
Economic well-being
Extreme poverty rate: 6.7%
Food insecurity: 12.6%
Minimum Wage: $8.55
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: 9%
Percent of jobs that are low-wage: 35.5%
Percent of working families under 200% of the poverty line: 31.7%
Poverty rate: 13.7%
Unemployment rate: 3.6%
High school graduation rate: 83%
Percent of adult population with at least a high school degree: 89.6%
Percent of college students with debt: 69%
Percent of population over age 25 with at least a four year college degree: 27.8%
Percent of teens ages 16 to 19 not attending school and not working: 6%
Home foreclosure rate: 0.87%
Homeless people: 855
Households paying more than 50% of income on housing: 18,550
Percent renters: 32%
Total households: 327,101
Justice System
Number of youth residing in juvenile justice and correctional facilities: 429
Total incarcerated (prison and jail): 5,100