Special Report

Cities With the Lowest Poverty Rates

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44. Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY
> Poverty rate: 9.9% (tied)
> 2016 unemployment rate: 4.1%
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 11.2%
> Households with income under $10,000: 5.0%
> Median household income: $65,855

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43. Pittsfield, MA
> Poverty rate: 9.8%
> 2016 unemployment rate: 4.4%
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 12.9%
> Households with income under $10,000: 5.0%
> Median household income: $58,418

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42. Monroe, MI
> Poverty rate: 9.7% (tied)
> 2016 unemployment rate: 4.3%
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 11.6%
> Households with income under $10,000: 5.6%
> Median household income: $60,799

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41. Cheyenne, WY
> Poverty rate: 9.7% (tied)
> 2016 unemployment rate: 4.1%
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 6.4%
> Households with income under $10,000: 4.5%
> Median household income: $62,221

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40. Wenatchee, WA
> Poverty rate: 9.6% (tied)
> 2016 unemployment rate: 6.3%
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 10.0%
> Households with income under $10,000: 5.1%
> Median household income: $52,231