A detailed list of sources for each state may be found here.
Some states had varying levels of TANF payments within the state:
- California TANF Numbers
- Connecticut TANF Numbers
- Illinois TANF Numbers
- Kansas TANF Numbers
- New York TANF Numbers
- Pennsylvania TANF Numbers
- Virginia TANF Numbers
Fair Market Rent and Population Data
Family demographic data from the American FactFinder
Data on FMR and median income levels from the National Low Income Housing Coalition's research document “Out of Reach 2013”
TANF-to-poverty ratios were provided by Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (using current population survey data).
We would like to thank the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities for offering guidance throughout this project and providing useful raw data. We would also like to extend a special thank you to Ife Floyd, who was extremely helpful, providing feedback and key source data.
We would like to thank Matt Gardner for creating the web tools (maps, etc.) for this project.
We would finally like to thank Carol Wilkins for her assistance and the helpful advice that she provided during this project.
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