Most campers live in the Dorchester, Mattapan, and Roxbury neighborhoods of Boston, which are home to the largest population of poor income children under the age of 18—42% of children here are living below the poverty level. About 90% of the Sunset Point campers live below the poverty line; the other 10% come from families whose income falls just above the federal poverty index.
- 70% of campers live in the Dorchester, Mattapan, and Roxbury neighborhoods of Boston
- 15% of campers come from other Boston neighborhoods, including Charlestown, East Boston, Hyde Park, Roslindale, and South Boston
- 10% of campers live on the South Shore, largely in Randolph and Brockton
- 5% of campers travel from Haverhill, Lawrence, and Lowell