COMMUNITY CENTER | Environmental Justice |Summary Report

Summary Report: DUNKLIN County

See limits of the data and how to interpret the data.

See also data at the most local level.
 
 
  • Environmental Justice Mapper
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • Distribution of Environmental Burdens in DUNKLIN County

    DISTRIBUTION OF BURDENS BY RACE/ETHNICITY

    Releases of Toxic Chemicals
    (indicator of chemical releases)   Ratio
    People of Color 130000  1.71
    Whites 76000

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants
    (added risk per 1,000,000)   Ratio
    People of Color 120  1.24
    Whites 97

    Superfund Sites
    (sites per square mile)   Ratio
    People of Color .088  4.00
    Whites .022

    Facilities Emitting Criteria Air Pollutants
    (facilities per square mile)   Ratio
    People of Color .34  1.55
    Whites .22


    DISTRIBUTION OF BURDENS BY INCOME

    Releases of Toxic Chemicals
    (indicator of chemical releases)   Ratio
    Low Income Families 80000  1.05
    High Income Families 76000

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants
    (added risk per 1,000,000)   Ratio
    Low Income Families 98  1.00
    High Income Families 98

    Superfund Sites
    (sites per square mile)   Ratio
    Low Income Families .03  1.25
    High Income Families .024

    Facilities Emitting Criteria Air Pollutants
    (facilities per square mile)   Ratio
    Low Income Families .22  0.96
    High Income Families .23


    DISTRIBUTION OF BURDENS BY POVERTY

    Releases of Toxic Chemicals
    (indicator of chemical releases)   Ratio
    Families Below Poverty 84000  1.11
    Families Above Poverty 76000

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants
    (added risk per 1,000,000)   Ratio
    Families Below Poverty 98  1.00
    Families Above Poverty 98

    Superfund Sites
    (sites per square mile)   Ratio
    Families Below Poverty .03  1.20
    Families Above Poverty .025

    Facilities Emitting Criteria Air Pollutants
    (facilities per square mile)   Ratio
    Families Below Poverty .22  0.96
    Families Above Poverty .23


    DISTRIBUTION OF BURDENS BY CHILDHOOD POVERTY

    Releases of Toxic Chemicals
    (indicator of chemical releases)   Ratio
    Kids Below Poverty 100000  1.33
    Kids Above Poverty 75000

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants
    (added risk per 1,000,000)   Ratio
    Kids Below Poverty 100  1.02
    Kids Above Poverty 98

    Superfund Sites
    (sites per square mile)   Ratio
    Kids Below Poverty .03  1.15
    Kids Above Poverty .026

    Facilities Emitting Criteria Air Pollutants
    (facilities per square mile)   Ratio
    Kids Below Poverty .25  1.09
    Kids Above Poverty .23


    DISTRIBUTION OF BURDENS BY EDUCATION

    Releases of Toxic Chemicals
    (indicator of chemical releases)   Ratio
    Non-Highschool Graduates 73000  0.90
    Highschool Graduates 81000

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants
    (added risk per 1,000,000)   Ratio
    Non-Highschool Graduates 98  0.99
    Highschool Graduates 99

    Superfund Sites
    (sites per square mile)   Ratio
    Non-Highschool Graduates .031  1.35
    Highschool Graduates .023

    Facilities Emitting Criteria Air Pollutants
    (facilities per square mile)   Ratio
    Non-Highschool Graduates .22  0.88
    Highschool Graduates .25


    DISTRIBUTION OF BURDENS BY JOB CLASSIFICATION

    Releases of Toxic Chemicals
    (indicator of chemical releases)   Ratio
    Working Class People 76000  0.76
    Non-Working Class People 100000

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants
    (added risk per 1,000,000)   Ratio
    Working Class People 98  0.98
    Non-Working Class People 100

    Superfund Sites
    (sites per square mile)   Ratio
    Working Class People .027  1.42
    Non-Working Class People .019

    Facilities Emitting Criteria Air Pollutants
    (facilities per square mile)   Ratio
    Working Class People .23  0.77
    Non-Working Class People .3


    DISTRIBUTION OF BURDENS BY HOME OWNERSHIP

    Releases of Toxic Chemicals
    (indicator of chemical releases)   Ratio
    Renters 81000  0.81
    Homeowners 100000

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants
    (added risk per 1,000,000)   Ratio
    Renters 100  1.00
    Homeowners 100

    Superfund Sites
    (sites per square mile)   Ratio
    Renters .027  0.87
    Homeowners .031

    Facilities Emitting Criteria Air Pollutants
    (facilities per square mile)   Ratio
    Renters .25  0.86
    Homeowners .29


  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • Locator for Unequal Burdens
    • Find counties with unequal environmental burdens.
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • Comparative Analyses of Environmental Justice in DUNKLIN County
  •   [ top ]
     
     
  • Links

    Scorecard reports on:
  •   [ top ]