Black and White Inequality in All 50 States

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20. Kentucky
> African American population: 7.9% (24th largest)
> Median household income: $30,982 (black), $46,917 (white)
> Unemployment rate: 6.9% (black), 4.8% (white)
> Homeownership rate: 35.7% (black), 70.2% (white)
> Incarceration rate (per 100,000): 1,411 (black), 431 (white)

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19. Tennessee
> African American population: 16.7% (10th largest)
> Median household income: $34,462 (black), $50,779 (white)
> Unemployment rate: 8.9% (black), 3.8% (white)
> Homeownership rate: 43.5% (black), 72.0% (white)
> Incarceration rate (per 100,000): 1,166 (black), 316 (white)

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18. Colorado
> African American population: 3.9% (17th smallest)
> Median household income: $45,793 (black), $70,332 (white)
> Unemployment rate: 4.8% (black), 3.2% (white)
> Homeownership rate: 38.2% (black), 68.8% (white)
> Incarceration rate (per 100,000): 1,891 (black), 260 (white)

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17. Indiana
> African American population: 9.0% (22nd largest)
> Median household income: $31,639 (black), $53,080 (white)
> Unemployment rate: 8.9% (black), 4.1% (white)
> Homeownership rate: 36.2% (black), 73.1% (white)
> Incarceration rate (per 100,000): 1,616 (black), 339 (white)

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16. Connecticut
> African American population: 9.9% (21st largest)
> Median household income: $44,418 (black), $81,324 (white)
> Unemployment rate: 10.8% (black), 4.7% (white)
> Homeownership rate: 39.5% (black), 75.7% (white)
> Incarceration rate (per 100,000): 1,392 (black), 148 (white)