The poorest county in each state - USA TODAY
The poorest county in each state. Virginia and Maryland had counties with median incomes over $35,000 lower than that of the state.
50 Years Into the War on Poverty, Hardship Hits Back - The ...
A Scarred Landscape. Much of McDowell County looks like a rural Detroit, with broken windows on shuttered businesses and homes crumbling from neglect.
The Poorest County in Each State - 24/7 Wall St.
The population of 24 of these poorest counties was predominantly rural. Eight had 100% rural populations. However, in some states, the poorest counties were largely ...
The Poorest County In Each State - The Huffington Post
In each state, there was at least one county with a median annual household income more than $7,000 lower than the state’s median income. Virginia and ...
The Poorest Counties in America” - Native American ...
This morning MSN.com highlighted an article that identifies, and then briefly describes, the 15 poorest counties in the United States. I was troubled to see that ...
Appalachia's War: The poorest of the poor struggle back
The implication was clear: If this was war, Appalachia was ground zero, home to the poorest of the poor, the very definition of rural poverty.
Are 97 of the nation's 100 poorest counties in red states ...
This map shows the official federal boundaries of Appalachia, a region that accounts for many of the nation's poorest 100 counties.
The Richest County in Each State - 24/7 Wall St.
In his recent State of the Union address, president Barack Obama asked, “will we accept an economy where only a few of us do spectacularly well? Or will we commit ...
Pressing On the Upward Way - The American Prospect
Monica Potts is a freelance writer, and former staff member of The American Prospect. A fellow with the New America Foundation Asset Building Program, her ...
The 10 Poorest States In America - Business Insider
The Center for American Progress Action Fund has released its 2014 State of the States Report examining how states rank in comparison to one another in terms of ...