Households with children see more decrease in food and increase in late payments for rent or mortgage. 1 in 6 with a mortgage are reporting slow or no payments and 1 in 4 are slow paying or not paying rent. May showed 24 million Americans with late or deferred payment in May 2020.

                Recommendations: Watching key indicators, such as eviction rates / food reduction in homes with children, will allow us to gauge the amount of civil resistance in the upcoming months. This may pattern into food riots or looting. 

https://kclinc.org/news/2020/7/2/households-with-children-suffer-higher-rates-of-housing-payment-stress-food-shortages-during-pandemic

Kansas:

  • Eviction rate: 2.3%
  • Poverty rate: 9.1%
  • Median monthly rent: $757

Missouri:

  • Eviction rate: 2.9%
  • Median monthly rent: $746
  • Poverty rate: 11.1%