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Exposure to Neighborhoods with Older Housing Stock by Race/Ethnicity and Income
Year: 2000; Race/Ethnicity: All; Income: Poor; Region: Largest 4 MSAs

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  • Non-Hispanic White
    Poor
  • Hispanic
    Poor
  • Black
    Poor
  • Asian
    Poor
           
 Scale Range: 0.0% - 40.8%           0.0%4.5%9.1%13.6%18.1%22.6%27.2%31.7%36.2%40.8%
                      
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI Non-Hispanic White Poor 2000 20.2% Barchart image
Hispanic Poor 2000 38.3% Barchart image
Black Poor 2000 29.6% Barchart image
Asian Poor 2000 27.8% Barchart image
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA Non-Hispanic White Poor 2000 10.4% Barchart image
Hispanic Poor 2000 14.6% Barchart image
Black Poor 2000 17.6% Barchart image
Asian Poor 2000 11.7% Barchart image
New York-Newark-Edison, NY-NJ-PA Non-Hispanic White Poor 2000 27.5% Barchart image
Hispanic Poor 2000 33.6% Barchart image
Black Poor 2000 29.7% Barchart image
Asian Poor 2000 35.0% Barchart image
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Non-Hispanic White Poor 2000 24.4% Barchart image
Hispanic Poor 2000 38.4% Barchart image
Black Poor 2000 40.8% Barchart image
Asian Poor 2000 32.1% Barchart image
                      
            0.0%4.5%9.1%13.6%18.1%22.6%27.2%31.7%36.2%40.8%

Definition: This indicator provides the share of housing units built before 1940 for the average neighborhood in which each racial group lives, for people of different income groups. For instance, if the value is 10% for affluent blacks, this statistic is interpreted as "The average affluent black household in this metro area lives in a neighborhood where 10% of housing units were built before 1940."

Notes: Income categories are defined as "poor" (income below $30,000 in 1999), "affluent" (income more than $60,000 in 1999), and "middle income" (those falling in between). Excludes metro areas with less than 5,000 population of the specified racial/ethnic group.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census, Summary File 3 accessed through the Neighborhood Change Database.