Access the Child Care Data Center

Explore Your State's Child Care Data

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Is your state's child care too expensive for families? How many child care slots are available in each county? In some states, you may even be able to explore how COVID-19 has impacted these numbers (available in 32 states). Fill out the form on this page to access all states' data.

In this map, you can see:

  • How many children are in your state
  • Child care supply (or available spaces)
  • The average cost for child care in your state
  • A deeper dive into six states' data on accessibility, affordability and lead exposure 
    • Washington 
    • Oregon
    • Minnesota
    • Illinois
    • Missouri
    • Wisconsin