Some college students are included in poverty statistics (depending on where they live) and thus can skew local poverty estimates.
Incomes & Spending
Posts about data on income, poverty, federal tax returns, economic mobility, location affordability, area median income, low mod, bankruptcy & more.
PolicyMap now has updated American Community Survey data for 2009-2013.
Census-tract level persistent poverty data is now available on PolicyMap.
When neighboring states have different minimum wages, how does it affect employment? Do jobs go away when the wage rises? Do higher wages attract workers?
Just in time for Halloween, PolicyMap has added tax data to our platform. Map charitable contributions, capital gains and more!