Newscruncher is a daily series that breaks down the characteristics of your town by the numbers. You can see more posts by clicking the Newscruncher link above the headline or by checking out our weekend roundups, like this one.
Map: Where Are Grandchildren Living With Grandparents? The number of grandchildren living with their grandparents spiked during the Great Recession. The map in this article shows a estimate across town of the number of grandparents living with their grandchildren under 18 years old.