Assets and Opportunity in Dallas, TX
Although a number of financial outcomes in Dallas have improved in recent years, many families still struggle to make ends meet. In this report, we share data on key indicators that convey the current state of financial security, economic opportunity and financial access. We also break down the prevalence of liquid asset poverty by race, income, educational attainment and other factors, as well as highlight the work being done on the ground to address financial insecurity. This data tool can help city leaders and local advocates understand and assess the critical problems that perpetuate financial insecurity among their residents.