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Childrens' Exposure to Neighborhoods with Female, Single-Parent Households
Year: 2000; Region: 100 Largest MSAs

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Childrens' Exposure to Neighborhoods with Female, Single-Parent Households
Year: 2000; Ordered: alphabetically
Metro Area Value
Akron, OH 7.5%
Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY 7.1%
Albuquerque, NM 8.2%
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 5.7%
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 8.6%
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC 10.5%
Austin-Round Rock, TX 6.8%
Bakersfield, CA 9.8%
Baltimore-Towson, MD 8.9%
Baton Rouge, LA 10.2%
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 8.3%
Boise City-Nampa, ID 6.1%
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH 6.9%
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 6.7%
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Tonawanda, NY 8.5%
Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL 7.1%
Charleston-North Charleston, SC 9.4%
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC 7.4%
Chattanooga, TN-GA 7.1%
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI 8.3%
Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN 7.7%
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH 9.0%
Colorado Springs, CO 6.6%
Columbia, SC 9.1%
Columbus, OH 8.1%
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 7.8%
Dayton, OH 8.0%
Denver-Aurora, CO 6.7%
Des Moines, IA 6.2%
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI 9.3%
El Paso, TX 10.6%
Fresno, CA 10.2%
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI 7.3%
Greensboro-High Point, NC 7.9%
Greenville, SC 7.1%
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 6.9%
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 8.1%
Honolulu, HI 6.1%
Houston-Baytown-Sugar Land, TX 8.2%
Indianapolis, IN 7.7%
Jackson, MS 12.2%
Jacksonville, FL 8.9%
Kansas City, MO-KS 7.6%
Knoxville, TN 6.2%
Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL 7.4%
Lancaster, PA 5.2%
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 8.0%
Little Rock-North Little Rock, AR 8.6%
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA 9.0%
Louisville, KY-IN 8.6%
Madison, WI 5.2%
McAllen-Edinburg-Pharr, TX 9.0%
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 12.8%
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Miami Beach, FL 9.5%
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 10.4%
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 6.6%
Modesto, CA 8.4%
Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro, TN 7.7%
New Haven-Milford, CT 8.7%
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA 12.5%
New York-Newark-Edison, NY-NJ-PA 9.4%
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 5.8%
Oklahoma City, OK 7.7%
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA 7.5%
Orlando, FL 8.0%
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA 6.2%
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL 6.4%
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 8.6%
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 7.6%
Pittsburgh, PA 6.1%
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA 6.2%
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY 6.3%
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA 8.3%
Provo-Orem, UT 4.3%
Raleigh-Cary, NC 6.4%
Richmond, VA 8.8%
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 9.0%
Rochester, NY 9.1%
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, CA 8.5%
Salt Lake City, UT 6.0%
San Antonio, TX 9.0%
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 8.2%
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA 6.7%
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 5.5%
Sarasota-Bradenton-Venice, FL 6.2%
Scranton-Wilkes-Barre, PA 5.2%
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 6.6%
Springfield, MA 10.0%
St. Louis, MO-IL 8.5%
Stockton, CA 8.8%
Syracuse, NY 8.4%
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 7.6%
Toledo, OH 8.6%
Tucson, AZ 8.2%
Tulsa, OK 7.4%
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 10.0%
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 7.8%
Wichita, KS 6.7%
Worcester, MA 7.1%
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA 7.6%

Definition: This indicator provides the share households that are headed by unmarried women with 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 are headed by unmarried women with children."

Notes: Households headed by unmarried women with children are defined as those including only "Own children," who are 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.