Special Report

Poorest Town in Every State

Sterling, Colorado
Source: Wikimedia Commons

6. Sterling, Colorado
> Town median household income:
$36,204
> State median household income: $61,303
> Town poverty rate: 21.4%
> Town population: 14,709

Rockville, Connecticut
Source: Wikimedia Commons

7. Rockville, Connecticut
> Town median household income:
$36,790
> State median household income: $70,048
> Town poverty rate: 21.5%
> Town population: 7,348

Dover, Delaware 2
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8. Elsmere, Delaware
> Town median household income:
$47,023
> State median household income: $59,716
> Town poverty rate: 9.4%
> Town population: 6,149

Florida City, Florida
Source: Wikimedia Commons

9. Florida City, Florida
> Town median household income:
$26,539
> State median household income: $47,463
> Town poverty rate: 46.2%
> Town population: 11,853

Thomson, Georgia
Source: Wikimedia Commons

10. Thomson, Georgia
> Town median household income:
$21,211
> State median household income: $49,321
> Town poverty rate: 38.3%
> Town population: 6,682