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Definitions: Children ages 0-17 living at or below 100% of the Federal Poverty Level.
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Small Area Estimates Branch
In 2011, the U.S. Census Bureau defined the poverty level as a combined annual income of approximately $22,350 for a family of four.
Last updated February 2013
Note: Maps use the natural break classification method, which reflects patterns
in the data by dividing the map into naturally occurring groups. Using statistical tools, this method
determines cut-off points for each group by identifying large gaps in data values.
Voices for Virginia's Children
701 E. Franklin StreetSuite 807Richmond, VA 23219
804.649.0184 ext. 22
Ted Groves, KIDS COUNT Director