Special Report

America's Poorest Cities

10. Rocky Mount, NC
> Median household income: $37,324
> Median home value: $104,700
> Unemployment rate: 7.1%
> Poverty rate: 22.0%

Hinesville, Georgia
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9. Hinesville, GA
> Median household income: $37,211
> Median home value: $114,100
> Unemployment rate: 5.3%
> Poverty rate: 22.0%

Beckley, West Virginia
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8. Beckley, WV
> Median household income: $37,101
> Median home value: $99,600
> Unemployment rate: 6.7%
> Poverty rate: 18.0%

Hot Springs, Arkansas 3
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7. Hot Springs, AR
> Median household income: $37,013
> Median home value: $134,500
> Unemployment rate: 4.1%
> Poverty rate: 20.1%

Valdosta, Georgia
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6. Valdosta, GA
> Median household income: $36,740
> Median home value: $129,800
> Unemployment rate: 4.9%
> Poverty rate: 26.6%