Poverty Report: More Appalachian Ohio Children Living In Poverty By Ohio Public Radio & Jim Letizia • May 5, 2016 alexiafoundation.org A new report by the Children's Defense Fund of Ohio shows little improvement for low-income Appalachian children. Study: More Columbus Residents Living In Poverty By Ohio Public Radio • Apr 28, 2016 Sixteen percent of Ohioans lived in poverty last year, and nearly a third were under the federal poverty line for at least a portion of of 2015. Census Bureau Data Shows Nearly 2 Million Ohioans Living In Poverty By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Sep 18, 2015 The U.S. Census Bureau has released figures on the number of Ohioans living in poverty. Study Shows Extra Services To Address Poverty Strain School Dollars By Mike Foley • Jan 15, 2014 A recent analysis of the average amount of money Ohio schools spend per student shows rural and urban districts have to stretch their dollars further than their suburban counterparts. Slight Increase In Ohio Poverty By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Sep 19, 2013 New U.S. Census Bureau figures show 16.3 percent of Ohioans, or 1.8 million people, were in poverty last year, up one tenth from 2011. More Franklin County Children Living In Poverty By Jim Letizia • Aug 8, 2013 The Children's Defense Fund of Ohio says nearly 27 percent of Franklin County children lived in poverty in 2011, and 34 percent received food stamps.