Cities With the Lowest Poverty Rates

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15. Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI
> Poverty rate: 8.1%
> 2017 unemployment: 3.2% (bottom 25%)
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 7.2% (bottom 25%)
> Median household income: $76,856 (top 10%)

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14. Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
> Poverty rate: 7.9%
> 2017 unemployment: 3.7%
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 6.5% (bottom 10%)
> Median household income: $99,669 (top 10%)

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13. Portland-South Portland, ME
> Poverty rate: 7.8%
> 2017 unemployment: 2.6% (bottom 10%)
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 8.2% (bottom 25%)
> Median household income: $68,570 (top 25%)

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12. Bremerton-Silverdale, WA
> Poverty rate: 7.8%
> 2017 unemployment: 4.9%
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 11.0%
> Median household income: $73,026 (top 10%)

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11. Gettysburg, PA
> Poverty rate: 7.6%
> 2017 unemployment: 3.7%
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 8.5% (bottom 25%)
> Median household income: $63,107 (top 25%)