This map shows the percentage of residents in each of Champaign County’s 30 townships living below certain income levels. The figures for 2005 to 2009, taken from the U.S. Census Bureau‘s American Community Survey, are estimates of the average number of residents living at each income level during the five-year period. The figures for 2000 are taken from the 2000 U.S. census. All income levels have been adjusted for inflation and are given in 2009 dollars.
Residents living in extreme poverty earn less than 50 percent of the federal poverty level. The working poor includes anyone who earns up to two times the poverty threshold.
Use the drop-down menu to select which year and income level to view. Click on the map to see the exact percentage for each township.
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