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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of Humboldt Park and targeted Humboldt Park elementary

From: The state of pediatric asthma in Chicago's Humboldt Park: a community-based study in two local elementary schools

Characteristic Humboldt Park Von Humboldt Elementary Ana Roque de Duprey Elementary
Population size (n) 65,836 624 296
% Hispanic 48.0 52.4 80.5
   % Puerto Rican 37.3 -- --
% Black 47.4 41.0 10.8
% White 3.3 0.6 3.0
% Asian 0.4 0.0 0.9
% Other race/ethnicity 0.9 6.0 4.8
% Low incomei 88.6 97.9 97.0
% Limited English proficiencyii 31.2 4.5 33.3
  1. iLow-income in Humboldt Park defined as the percentage of residents at or below the poverty level; low-income in elementary schools defined as the percentage of students receiving free/reduced lunch
  2. iiLimited English proficiency defined as report of speaking English "not well" or "not at all"
  3. Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000. Chicago Public School Profiles, Data as of 2008, available at <https://research.cps.k12.il.us/resweb/PageServlet?page=schoolprofile&class=profile.SchoolProfile>.