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Children in Poverty (Alameda County, 2011-2013)

Percentage of children ages 0-17 living in families with incomes below the federal poverty level, Alameda County 2011-2013.

  • 36.1% of African American children ages 0-17 in Alameda County live in poverty.
     
  • 7.1% of Asian children ages 0-17 in Alameda County live in poverty.
     
  • 22.8% of Latino children ages 0-17 in Alameda County live in poverty.
     
  • African American children (36.1%) in Alameda County are more than four times as likely to live in poverty as White children (8.4%).
     
  • Latino children (22.8%) in Alameda County are nearly three times as likely to live in poverty as White children (8.4%).

 

African American

Latino

Asian

White

% of Children Living in Poverty, Alameda County, 2011-2013

36.1

22.8

7.1

8.4

As cited on www.kidsdata.org, a program of the Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health.

Definition: Estimated percentage of children ages 0-17 living in families with incomes below the Federal Poverty Level. The Federal Poverty Level was $23,624 for a family of two adults and two children in 2013.

Footnote: Data are displayed for geographies with at least 20,000 people based on 2013 population estimates. These estimates are based on a survey of the population and are subject to both sampling and nonsampling error.

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