Poverty is on the rise in Boulder County, particularly for families and children. But the poverty rate doesn’t tell the whole story. In fact, the high cost of housing and the high cost of childcare actually makes it much more expensive to be self-sufficient in Boulder County than in other places in Colorado. Erika Stutzman, TRENDS director with The Community Foundation, talks about these issues and much more with Colorado Center for Law and Policy’s Executive Director Claire Levy, and Manager Of Research Analysis And Policy Michelle Webster.
Poverty in Boulder County