Special Report

Cities With the Lowest Poverty Rates

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39. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
> Poverty rate: 9.6% (tied)
> 2016 unemployment rate: 4.5%
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 10.5%
> Households with income under $10,000: 4.6%
> Median household income: $78,612

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38. Gettysburg, PA
> Poverty rate: 9.6% (tied)
> 2016 unemployment rate: 4.0%
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 9.4%
> Households with income under $10,000: 3.5%
> Median household income: $59,300

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37. Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH
> Poverty rate: 9.6% (tied)
> 2016 unemployment rate: 3.4%
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 10.4%
> Households with income under $10,000: 5.5%
> Median household income: $82,380

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36. Topeka, KS
> Poverty rate: 9.5% (tied)
> 2016 unemployment rate: 4.1%
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 8.0%
> Households with income under $10,000: 5.1%
> Median household income: $56,548

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35. Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA
> Poverty rate: 9.5% (tied)
> 2016 unemployment rate: 5.2%
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 7.0%
> Households with income under $10,000: 3.3%
> Median household income: $80,135