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Childrens' Exposure to Neighborhoods with Households with Children
Year: 2000; Region: 100 Largest MSAs

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Childrens' Exposure to Neighborhoods with Households with Children
Year: 2000; Ordered: alphabetically
Metro Area Value
Akron, OH 33.5%
Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY 32.8%
Albuquerque, NM 37.2%
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 33.1%
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 39.8%
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 38.7%
Austin-Round Rock, TX 39.5%
Bakersfield, CA 47.1%
Baltimore-Towson, MD 35.6%
Baton Rouge, LA 38.5%
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 34.5%
Boise City-Nampa, ID 40.1%
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH 35.3%
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 38.0%
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Tonawanda, NY 32.0%
Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL 29.6%
Charleston-North Charleston, SC 36.5%
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC 35.7%
Chattanooga, TN-GA 32.5%
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI 39.1%
Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN 37.1%
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH 33.5%
Colorado Springs, CO 41.7%
Columbia, SC 36.7%
Columbus, OH 36.2%
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 41.8%
Dayton, OH 33.3%
Denver-Aurora, CO 38.6%
Des Moines, IA 35.3%
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI 36.1%
El Paso, TX 49.3%
Fresno, CA 45.6%
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI 38.6%
Greensboro-High Point, NC 33.1%
Greenville, SC 34.2%
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 32.3%
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 33.6%
Honolulu, HI 39.7%
Houston-Baytown-Sugar Land, TX 43.4%
Indianapolis, IN 37.0%
Jackson, MS 38.0%
Jacksonville, FL 36.8%
Kansas City, MO-KS 37.1%
Knoxville, TN 31.4%
Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL 31.9%
Lancaster, PA 36.0%
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 37.2%
Little Rock-North Little Rock, AR 35.6%
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA 44.7%
Louisville, KY-IN 34.8%
Madison, WI 34.2%
McAllen-Edinburg-Pharr, TX 53.2%
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 38.5%
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Miami Beach, FL 38.2%
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 36.4%
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 39.4%
Modesto, CA 44.8%
Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro, TN 36.0%
New Haven-Milford, CT 34.0%
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA 37.5%
New York-Newark-Edison, NY-NJ-PA 37.3%
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 49.0%
Oklahoma City, OK 35.4%
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA 38.4%
Orlando, FL 36.2%
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA 44.3%
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL 31.0%
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 35.7%
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 40.3%
Pittsburgh, PA 30.1%
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA 36.2%
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY 41.0%
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA 34.2%
Provo-Orem, UT 54.4%
Raleigh-Cary, NC 37.8%
Richmond, VA 36.7%
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 47.1%
Rochester, NY 35.9%
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, CA 38.9%
Salt Lake City, UT 47.5%
San Antonio, TX 40.3%
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 41.9%
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA 36.1%
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 40.2%
Sarasota-Bradenton-Venice, FL 26.7%
Scranton-Wilkes-Barre, PA 28.4%
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 37.4%
Springfield, MA 33.2%
St. Louis, MO-IL 35.9%
Stockton, CA 44.1%
Syracuse, NY 35.6%
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 31.0%
Toledo, OH 33.9%
Tucson, AZ 36.0%
Tulsa, OK 36.4%
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 39.6%
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 38.8%
Wichita, KS 37.9%
Worcester, MA 35.8%
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 30.9%

Definition: This indicator provides the share of households that contain families with own children 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 10% of households contain families with own children."

Notes: "Own children" defined as never-married children under 18 years who are sons or daughters by birth, stepchildren, or adopted children of the householder.

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.