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Cost Estimator for the United States of America

Estimate program cost over a five-year span

The Cost Estimator (below) can help you understand the costs of replicating Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library over a five year period.

  • If you know the total number of eligible children in your anticipated coverage area, enter it below the map.
  • If you need to research the number of eligible children in your community, visit the United States Census Data website.

Estimating the number of eligible children in your community

  1. Visit the United States Census Data website and enter the state, county, city, town or zip code you wish to serve.
  2. Choose “General Population and Housing Characteristics.”
  3. Get the population total for “Under 5 years.”
  4. Once you have your total eligible population, scroll down this page and enter that number to see the cost over a five year period.
  5. Finally, your results will display on-screen and in a downloadable, printable format.

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