Living without indoor plumbing
Nationwide nearly 630,000 occupied homes - 0.5% of the total - lack complete plumbing facilities, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The Census considers a home to lack complete plumbing facilities if it is without any of the following: hot and cold running water, a flush toilet, and a bathtub or shower. Hover over the map for details; click to zoom.
Percent of housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities
SOURCE: 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. Published April 23, 2014.