The Value of a Dollar in Every State

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana

15. Louisiana
> Value of a dollar:
$1.10
> Chg. in value of dollar 2008-2013: +6.9% (14th smallest)
> Median household income: $44,555 (7th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 19.8% (3rd highest)

Wichita, Kansas

14. Kansas
> Value of a dollar:
$1.10
> Chg. in value of dollar 2008-2013: +5.7% (4th smallest)
> Median household income: $52,504 (25th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 13.6% (21st lowest)

Knoxville, Tennessee

13. Tennessee
> Value of a dollar:
$1.10
> Chg. in value of dollar 2008-2013: +7.4% (24th largest)
> Median household income: $44,361 (6th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 18.3% (7th highest)

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

12. South Carolina
> Value of a dollar:
$1.11
> Chg. in value of dollar 2008-2013: +8.2% (15th largest)
> Median household income: $45,238 (9th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 18.0% (11th highest)

Omaha, Nebraska

11. Nebraska
> Value of a dollar:
$1.11
> Chg. in value of dollar 2008-2013: +6.6% (9th smallest)
> Median household income: $52,686 (24th highest)
> Poverty rate: 12.4% (16th lowest)