In California, 1 million children of immigrants in working families live in poverty, and the vast majority of these kids are US citizens. The poverty rate for children of immigrants in working families is more than twice the rate for other kids in working families (24% vs 11%).

Resource Type: Data Point

Priority Area: Strong Families - Home Visiting & Family Supports

Counties: All Counties

Source: California Budget and Policy Center

Attribution: California Budget and Policy Center, Work, Income & Poverty, April 2019, Alissa Anderson