Special Report

Counties With the Most Expensive Child Care in Every State

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46. Virginia: Arlington County
> Major city: Washington D.C.
> Annual childcare cost: $12,888
> Child care as pct. of total expenses: 13.5% (of $95,468)
> Median family income: $150,294

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47. Washington: King County
> Major city: Seattle
> Annual childcare cost: $12,255
> Child care as pct. of total expenses: 15.0% (of $81,959)
> Median family income: $102,799

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48. West Virginia: Berkeley County
> Major city: Martinsburg
> Annual childcare cost: $8,812
> Child care as pct. of total expenses: 12.3% (of $71,695)
> Median family income: $67,526

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49. Wisconsin: Dane County
> Major city: Madison
> Annual childcare cost: $11,957
> Child care as pct. of total expenses: 16.2% (of $73,754)
> Median family income: $89,231

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50. Wyoming: Teton County
> Major city: Jackson
> Annual childcare cost: $9,753
> Child care as pct. of total expenses: 11.5% (of $84,644)
> Median family income: $98,157