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The City Where The Most People Live Below The Poverty Line In Every State

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Colorado: Pueblo
> Poverty rate: 23.5% (Colorado: 10.3%)
> Number of people living below poverty line: 25,162 (Colorado: 565,873)
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 23.2% (Colorado: 7.5%)
> Median household income: $40,450 (Colorado: $72,331)

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Connecticut: Hartford
> Poverty rate: 28.1% (Connecticut: 9.9%)
> Number of people living below poverty line: 32,801 (Connecticut: 344,146)
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 38.8% (Connecticut: 11.9%)
> Median household income: $36,278 (Connecticut: $78,444)

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Delaware: Wilmington
> Poverty rate: 26.0% (Delaware: 11.8%)
> Number of people living below poverty line: 17,675 (Delaware: 109,400)
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 22.6% (Delaware: 10.9%)
> Median household income: $45,032 (Delaware: $68,287)

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Florida: Immokalee
> Poverty rate: 37.4% (Florida: 14.0%)
> Number of people living below poverty line: 9,846 (Florida: 2,870,487)
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 39.3% (Florida: 13.6%)
> Median household income: $30,885 (Florida: $55,660)

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Georgia: Valdosta
> Poverty rate: 32.2% (Georgia: 15.1%)
> Number of people living below poverty line: 17,394 (Georgia: 1,528,558)
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 23.9% (Georgia: 12.8%)
> Median household income: $32,595 (Georgia: $58,700)

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