Black and White Inequality in All 50 States

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5. Iowa
> African American population: 3.3% (13th smallest)
> Median household income: $28,425 (black), $56,646 (white)
> Unemployment rate: N/A, 3.6% (white)
> Homeownership rate: 26.2% (black), 73.5% (white)
> Incarceration rate (per 100,000): 2,349 (black), 211 (white)

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4. Illinois
> African American population: 14.1% (14th largest)
> Median household income: $33,950 (black), $66,237 (white)
> Unemployment rate: 12.7% (black), 5.0% (white)
> Homeownership rate: 38.0% (black), 74.0% (white)
> Incarceration rate (per 100,000): 1,533 (black), 174 (white)

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3. South Dakota
> African American population: 1.5% (8th smallest)
> Median household income: $22,399 (black), $56,177 (white)
> Unemployment rate: N/A, 1.5% (white)
> Homeownership rate: 21.3% (black), 71.8% (white)
> Incarceration rate (per 100,000): 1,493 (black), 309 (white)

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2. Minnesota
> African American population: 5.7% (22nd smallest)
> Median household income: $30,306 (black), $66,979 (white)
> Unemployment rate: 8.8% (black), 3.0% (white)
> Homeownership rate: 21.7% (black), 76.0% (white)
> Incarceration rate (per 100,000): 1,219 (black), 111 (white)

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1. Wisconsin
> African American population: 6.2% (24th smallest)
> Median household income: $29,223 (black), $59,056 (white)
> Unemployment rate: 10.6% (black), 3.8% (white)
> Homeownership rate: 26.2% (black), 71.6% (white)
> Incarceration rate (per 100,000): 2,542 (black), 221 (white)