Explore income inequality at the local level using the Gini Index data now on PolicyMap.
Incomes & Spending
Posts about data on income, poverty, federal tax returns, economic mobility, location affordability, area median income, low mod, bankruptcy & more.
Meals on Wheels garnered a lot of attention last week. See how you can use data available in PolicyMap to map the populations that this program serves.
ACA health exchanges and the individual mandate went into effect in 2014. With 2014 tax data, we can see where people received subsidies and penalties.
How do we measure extreme poverty? Families living in deep poverty have income below 50% of the federal poverty line – in 2014, this was $9,895 in annual income for a family of three.
With the new release of ACS 09-13, we’ve updated the low to moderate income “Low-Mod” dataset to include 2013 values as well.