2020 Income Goal

2020 Goal

Increase by 20% households in Johnson County that are financially stable.

Baseline

  • 39.8% of households in Johnson County are at 250% of Federal Poverty Level or below

Family Supporting Wage for:

  • Single Parent, One Child is $18.26/hour
  • Single Parent, Two Children is $21.78/hour
  • Two Parents (One working), Two Children is $19.01/hour
  • Two Parents (both working), Two Children is $27.96(combined)/hour

2020 Targets

  • 23.9% of households in Johnson County are at 250% of Federal Poverty Level or below

Community Strategies

  1. Reduce the gap between wages and cost of living.
  2. Increase the number of individuals and families able to obtain or maintain affordable housing.
  3. Increase the number of individuals and families with knowledge and improved skills in financial literacy, money management, and consumer safety.
  4. Increase earning potential through workforce skill training.
  5. Improve income supports to promote financial stability.

2020 Vision Goals for the Common Good Brochure

2020 Vision Goals for the Common Good Report

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