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Name: Sai Poluri

Remember, all Data should come from the 2016 American Community Survey

Community #1 Community #2 Community #3 Community #4 Community #5 United States
Community --
Zip Code 23113(my home) 78412 90210 45701 21056

Economic Indicators
Percent Unemployed 5.30% 8.50% 6.50% 9.70% 0% 7.40%
Percentage of households earning
Median
less thanhousehold
$24,999 income
(you’ll have to 100,675 47,901 146,250 32,076 167,969 $55,322
Percentage of households earning
add for this one).
more than $100,000 (you’ll have to 7.30% 28.30% 17% 42.70% 0% 22.20%
add for this). households receiving
Percentage 50.40% 15.90% 63.5 15.10% 26.90% 24.60%
Percentage of of all families with
Food
income Stamps/SNAP benefits.
below the federal poverty 1.50% 13% 0.10% 14.30% 0% 13%
level.
Percentage of children who live 1.30% 16% 8.20% 18.50% 0% 11%
below the federal poverty level. 4.70% 35.20% 4.00% 23.40% 0% 21.20%

Racial & Ethnic Demographics
Percent White alone 87.90% 81.10% 86.70% 88.60% 95.90% 62%
Percent
Percent Black/AA
Americanalone
Indian and Alaska 5.40% 4.30% 1.70% 3.60% 2.60% 12.30%
Native alone 0.10% 0.60% 0.10% 0.20% 0.70% 0.70%
Percent
Percent Asian alone
Hispanic or Latino (of any 4.20% 2.60% 5.80% 4.80% 0.70% 5.20%
race) 2.40% 51.40% 5% 2.10% 2.20% 17.30%

Education
Percent high school graduate or
higher
Percent(25+)
bachelor's degree or higher 85.50% 95.20% 59.60% 98.70% 100% 87%
(25+) 17.40% 6.60% 40.40% 6.90% 100% 30.30%

Housing
Percent
Median of owner-occupied
value housing
of owner-occupied 81.90% 44.80% 68.30% 44.90% 89% 63.60%
houses 401,200 116,000 2,000,000 152,000 1,442,300 $184,700

1. What surprises you? Does anything about your comparison surprise you. What do you think it would be like to live in each community? Use class material and readings to consider what struggles families might face living in or close to poverty in these communities. What patterns do you see in your data? How do the indiciators relate to each other 3. based on what you know about the communities? Why or why not? 2. .

4. what could we expect to find if we looked at health indicators in these communities? .S. What do you think health in these communities is like? Based on what we know about the social patterning of  health an illness in the U.