Special Report

Cities With the Lowest Poverty Rates

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50. Elkhart-Goshen, IN
> Poverty rate: 9.2% (Indiana: 11.9%)
> Oct. 2020 unemployment: 4.7% (Indiana: 5.0%)
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 6.3% (Indiana: 8.5%)
> Median household income: $54,531 (Indiana: $57,603)

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49. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL
> Poverty rate: 9.2% (Florida: 12.7%)
> Oct. 2020 unemployment: 5.0% (Florida: 6.5%)
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 6.6% (Florida: 11.8%)
> Median household income: $65,526 (Florida: $59,227)

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48. Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA
> Poverty rate: 9.2% (Pennsylvania: 12.0%)
> Oct. 2020 unemployment: 5.9% (Pennsylvania: 7.3%)
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 8.5% (Pennsylvania: 13.5%)
> Median household income: $67,069 (Pennsylvania: $63,463)

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47. Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater, WA
> Poverty rate: 9.2% (Washington: 9.8%)
> Oct. 2020 unemployment: 6.3% (Washington: 6.0%)
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 12.1% (Washington: 10.6%)
> Median household income: $78,512 (Washington: $78,687)

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46. Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA
> Poverty rate: 9.1% (Nebraska: 9.9%)
> Oct. 2020 unemployment: 3.4% (Nebraska: 3.0%)
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 7.9% (Nebraska: 7.6%)
> Median household income: $70,373 (Nebraska: $63,229)