Special Report

Poorest Town in Every State

Winner, South Dakota
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41. Winner, South Dakota
> Town median household income:
$34,200
> State median household income: $50,979
> Town poverty rate: 25.9%
> Town population: 2,871

New Tazewell, Tennessee
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42. New Tazewell, Tennessee
> Town median household income:
$21,265
> State median household income: $44,361
> Town poverty rate: 43.8%
> Town population: 2,994

Austin Capital of Texas
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43. San Benito, Texas
> Town median household income:
$27,880
> State median household income: $53,035
> Town poverty rate: 37.3%
> Town population: 24,447

South Salt Lake, Utah
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44. South Salt Lake, Utah
> Town median household income:
$37,238
> State median household income: $60,922
> Town poverty rate: 28.0%
> Town population: 24,315

Bellows Falls, Vermont
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45. Bellows Falls, Vermont
> Town median household income:
$30,343
> State median household income: $54,166
> Town poverty rate: 17.5%
> Town population: 2,766