Special Report

America's Richest and Poorest States

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10. Virginia
> Median household income: $76,456
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 39.6% (6th highest)
> Poverty rate: 9.9% (10th lowest — tied)
> Median home value: $288,800 (12th highest)
> Population: 8,535,519

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9. Colorado
> Median household income: $77,127
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 42.7% (2nd highest)
> Poverty rate: 9.3% (6th lowest — tied)
> Median home value: $394,600 (4th highest)
> Population: 5,758,736

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8. New Hampshire
> Median household income: $77,933
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 37.6% (9th highest)
> Poverty rate: 7.3% (the lowest)
> Median home value: $281,400 (14th highest)
> Population: 1,359,711

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7. Washington
> Median household income: $78,687
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 37.0% (11th highest)
> Poverty rate: 9.8% (9th lowest)
> Median home value: $387,600 (5th highest)
> Population: 7,614,893

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6. Connecticut
> Median household income: $78,833
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 39.8% (5th highest)
> Poverty rate: 10.0% (12th lowest)
> Median home value: $280,700 (16th highest)
> Population: 3,565,287

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