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Childrens' Exposure to Neighborhood Housing Vacancies
Year: 2000; Region: Largest 4 MSAs

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 Scale Range: 0.0% - 6.4%       0.0%0.7%1.4%2.1%2.9%3.6%4.3%5.0%5.7%6.4%
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI 2000 5.3% Barchart image
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA 2000 3.8% Barchart image
New York-Newark-Edison, NY-NJ-PA 2000 4.8% Barchart image
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 2000 6.4% Barchart image

Definition: This indicator provides the housing vacancy rate in the neighborhood where the average child lives. For instance, if the value is 10%, this statistic is interpreted as "The average child in this metro area lives in a neighborhood where the housing vacancy rate is 10%."

Notes: Children are defined as under 18.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census, Summary File 3 accessed through the Neighborhood Change Database. U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 Census, Summary File 1.