Poverty Map

This map can help bring to life the statistics and scope of Poverty USA. Use the National Overview to compare poverty levels of states. Use the County Level View for detailed info at a local level. The County Level View also shows places of hope where people are making a difference with the help of CCHD grants.

Use this map to find the latest poverty statistics and points of hope.

National View:

  • Compare poverty ranking of states
  • View details of state poverty statistics

County View:

  • Compare poverty rate by county
  • Find groups that are helping

Click on a state for:

  • State's poverty ranking
  • Overall poverty rate
  • Deep poverty rate
  • Child poverty rate
  • Senior poverty rate
  • Young Adult poverty rate
  • Disabled poverty rate
  • Poverty by gender

Map data source: Current Population Survey (CPS), 2014 Annual Social and Economic Supplement (ASEC).

Switch Maps Views
Switch views to see:

Poverty rate info by county, throughout the US

Info on CCHD-funded organizations that are helping to fight domestic poverty.


State Poverty Rate

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