Percent Eligible for Free or Reduced Meal, 2015
RegionValueRank
Mississippi73.71
Louisiana63.62
New Mexico62.53
Georgia62.44
Arkansas62.35
Oklahoma60.16
Texas58.77
California58.78
Florida58.49
North Carolina57.210
Kentucky56.911
Tennessee55.912
South Carolina55.713
Illinois54.114
Nevada52.215
Alabama51.716
Missouri51.317
Oregon51.118
New York50.919
Hawaii50.120
Kansas49.921
Indiana49.122
Idaho48.523
Maine47.124
Rhode Island46.825
Michigan46.626
West Virginia46.127
Washington45.928
Pennsylvania45.629
Ohio45.130
Maryland45.031
Nebraska44.332
Montana43.633
Alaska43.134
Colorado41.635
Wisconsin41.536
Iowa40.737
Virginia40.238
Massachusetts39.939
South Dakota39.540
Vermont39.141
Arizona38.942
Minnesota38.343
Connecticut37.744
Wyoming37.645
Delaware37.146
Utah36.947
New Jersey36.748
North Dakota30.449
New Hampshire29.050