Child poverty rates within Chicago and suburban Cook County in Illinois

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All areas in this dataset are derived from combinations of Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs). For more information on PUMAs, see:

Chicago - Central: Near North Side, Loop, and Near South Side PUMA
Chicago - North: Edgewater, Uptown, and Rogers Park PUMA; Lake View and Lincoln Park PUMA; West Ridge, Lincoln Square, and North Center PUMA
Chicago - Northwest: Irving Park, Albany Park, Forest Glen, and North Park PUMA; Logan Square, Avondale, and Hermosa PUMA; Portage Park, Dunning, and Jefferson Park PUMA
Chicago - South: Ashburn, Washington Heights, Morgan Park, and Beverly PUMA; Auburn Gresham, Roseland, Chatham, Avalon Park, and Burnside PUMA; Chicago Lawn, Englewood/West Englewood, and Greater Grand Crossing PUMA; South Chicago, Pullman, West Pullman, East Side, and South Deering PUMA; South Shore, Hyde Park, Woodlawn, Grand Boulevard, and Douglas PUMA
Chicago - Southwest: Brighton Park, New City, Bridgeport, and McKinley Park PUMA; Gage Park, Garfield Ridge, and West Lawn PUMA
Chicago - West: Austin, Belmont Cragin, and Montclare PUMA; North Lawndale, South Lawndale, Humboldt Park, East Garfield Park, and West Garfield Park PUMA; West Town, Near West Side, and Lower West Side PUMA

Suburban Cook - Central: Cicero, Berwyn, and Oak Park Townships PUMA
Suburban Cook - North: Maine, Norwood Park, and Chicago City Edison Park PUMA; Niles and Evanston Townships PUMA; Wheeling Township (North and East) PUMA
Suburban Cook - Northeast: Northfield and New Trier Townships PUMA
Suburban Cook - Northwest: Elk Grove and Wheeling (Southwest) Townships PUMA; Hanover and Schaumburg (Northwest) Townships PUMA; Palatine and Barrington Townships PUMA; Schaumburg Township (South and Central) PUMA
Suburban Cook - South Central: Bremen and Orland (East) Townships PUMA; Worth and Calumet Townships PUMA
Suburban Cook - South: Bloom and Rich Townships PUMA
Suburban Cook - Southeast: Thornton Township PUMA
Suburban Cook - Southwest: Orland (West and Central), Palos, and Lemont Townships PUMA
Suburban Cook - West Central: Lyons and Stickney Townships PUMA; Proviso, Riverside, and River Forest Townships PUMA
Suburban Cook - West: Leyden, Norwood Park (South) Townships, and Chicago City O'Hare PUMA

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey, Poverty Status in the Past 12 Months, 2008-2012 to 2009-2013 and 2012-2016 to 2015-2019 5-Year Estimates, Table S1701