The Value of a Dollar in Every State

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Portland, Maine 2

30. Maine
> Value of a dollar:
$1.02
> Chg. in value of dollar 2008-2013: +7.8% (20th largest)
> Median household income: $49,462 (19th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 14.1% (22nd lowest)

Minneapolis, Minnesota

29. Minnesota
> Value of a dollar:
$1.02
> Chg. in value of dollar 2008-2013: +7.3% (23rd smallest)
> Median household income: $61,481 (10th highest)
> Poverty rate: 11.5% (9th lowest)

Salt Lake City, Utah

28. Utah
> Value of a dollar:
$1.03
> Chg. in value of dollar 2008-2013: +7.1% (17th smallest)
> Median household income: $60,922 (13th highest)
> Poverty rate: 11.7% (11th lowest)

Phoenix, Arizona 3

27. Arizona
> Value of a dollar:
$1.03
> Chg. in value of dollar 2008-2013: +11.4% (the largest)
> Median household income: $50,068 (21st lowest)
> Poverty rate: 18.2% (10th highest)

Austin Capital of Texas

26. Texas
> Value of a dollar:
$1.03
> Chg. in value of dollar 2008-2013: +7.3% (22nd smallest)
> Median household income: $53,035 (23rd highest)
> Poverty rate: 17.2% (12th highest)