Special Report

Counties With the Most Expensive Child Care in Every State

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6. Colorado: Douglas County
> Major city: Denver
> Annual childcare cost: $14,509
> Child care as pct. of total expenses: 14.9% (of $97,162)
> Median family income: $121,483

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7. Connecticut: Fairfield County
> Major city: Bridgeport
> Annual childcare cost: $13,617
> Child care as pct. of total expenses: 14.3% (of $94,957)
> Median family income: $109,592

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8. Delaware: New Castle County
> Major city: Philadelphia
> Annual childcare cost: $9,071
> Child care as pct. of total expenses: 11.7% (of $77,632)
> Median family income: $83,501

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9. Florida: Broward County
> Major city: Fort Lauderdale
> Annual childcare cost: $8,423
> Child care as pct. of total expenses: 11.3% (of $74,672)
> Median family income: $64,327

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10. Georgia: Chattahoochee County
> Major city: Columbus
> Annual childcare cost: $8,230
> Child care as pct. of total expenses: 11.4% (of $72,446)
> Median family income: $48,815