Special Report

Poorest Town in Every State

Pittsburg, Kansas
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16. Pittsburg, Kansas
> Town median household income:
$32,655
> State median household income: $52,504
> Town poverty rate: 29.6%
> Town population: 20,336

Franklin, Kentucky
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17. Franklin, Kentucky
> Town median household income:
$30,398
> State median household income: $42,958
> Town poverty rate: 26.2%
> Town population: 8,563

Natchitoches, Louisiana
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18. Natchitoches, Louisiana
> Town median household income:
$26,848
> State median household income: $44,555
> Town poverty rate: 35.1%
> Town population: 18,460

Waterville, Maine
Source: Wikimedia Commons

19. Waterville, Maine
> Town median household income:
$31,995
> State median household income: $49,462
> Town poverty rate: 22.8%
> Town population: 15,886

20. Cumberland, Maryland
> Town median household income:
$31,750
> State median household income: $73,971
> Town poverty rate: 23.7%
> Town population: 20,557

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