Special Report

Counties With the Most Expensive Child Care in Every State

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26. Montana: Missoula County
> Major city: Missoula
> Annual childcare cost: $8,823
> Child care as pct. of total expenses: 12.4% (of $70,925)
> Median family income: $68,410

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27. Nebraska: Sarpy County
> Major city: Omaha
> Annual childcare cost: $9,167
> Child care as pct. of total expenses: 13.1% (of $70,246)
> Median family income: $85,873

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28. Nevada: Washoe County
> Major city: Reno
> Annual childcare cost: $9,122
> Child care as pct. of total expenses: 13.5% (of $67,792)
> Median family income: $69,744

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29. New Hampshire: Rockingham County
> Major city: Boston
> Annual childcare cost: $10,297
> Child care as pct. of total expenses: 13.9% (of $74,223)
> Median family income: $101,971

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30. New Jersey: Somerset County
> Major city: Middlesex
> Annual childcare cost: $11,732
> Child care as pct. of total expenses: 12.8% (of $91,639)
> Median family income: $125,756