The Value of a Dollar in Every State

Print Email

Boise, Idaho capital building

20. Idaho
> Value of a dollar:
$1.08
> Chg. in value of dollar 2008-2013: +10.3% (3rd largest)
> Median household income: $47,861 (14th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 14.8% (25th highest)

Augusta, Georgia

19. Georgia
> Value of a dollar:
$1.09
> Chg. in value of dollar 2008-2013: +9.4% (7th largest)
> Median household income: $49,321 (17th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 18.3% (7th highest)

Raleigh, North Carolina

18. North Carolina
> Value of a dollar:
$1.09
> Chg. in value of dollar 2008-2013: +7.9% (18th largest)
> Median household income: $46,556 (11th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 17.2% (12th highest)

Fargo, North Dakota

17. North Dakota
> Value of a dollar:
$1.09
> Chg. in value of dollar 2008-2013: +4.1% (the smallest)
> Median household income: $59,029 (15th highest)
> Poverty rate: 11.5% (9th lowest)

Indianapolis, Indiana

16. Indiana
> Value of a dollar:
$1.09
> Chg. in value of dollar 2008-2013: +7.3% (21st smallest)
> Median household income: $49,446 (18th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 15.2% (23rd highest)