Special Report

Counties Going Hungry in Every State

16. Riley County, Kansas
> County food insecurity rate: 18.2%
> State food insecurity rate: 13.2%
> County poverty rate: 22.5%
> Households in rural areas: 15.8%

17. Wolfe County, Kentucky
> County food insecurity rate: 23.2%
> State food insecurity rate: 15.8%
> County poverty rate: 43.0%
> Households in rural areas: 100%

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18. East Carroll Parish, Louisiana
> County food insecurity rate: 34.1%
> State food insecurity rate: 16.9%
> County poverty rate: 48.0%
> Households in rural areas: 37.3%

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19. Aroostook County, Maine
> County food insecurity rate: 16.6%
> State food insecurity rate: 14.8%
> County poverty rate: 18.5%
> Households in rural areas: 82.5%

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20. Baltimore, Maryland
> County food insecurity rate: 23.2%
> State food insecurity rate: 11.4%
> County poverty rate: 23.7%
> Households in rural areas: 0%

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