The US and the High Price of Child Care: An Examination of a Broken System

This map shows child care affordability for each county in Wisconsin where availableTo determine the affordability of child care prices by county, we compared the average annual price of center-based child care for infants to household median income. Click on each county to see the affordability percentage and the average annual price of center-based infant care. To view the legend, click on the arrow in the left-hand corner of the map. Download the county-level data below the map.

Child Care Aware® of America would like to thank Supporting Families Together Association for generously providing the data needed to complete this analysis.    

 

Download the County Supplement for Wisconsin

To determine the affordability of child care prices by county, we compared the average price of center-based and family child care to household median income by county. Explore the data by age and type of care in each county in this supplement to The US and the High Price of Child Care.

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