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This Is the Poorest Town in Every State

Massachusetts: Turners Falls
> Median household income: $38,899 (Massachusetts: $81,215)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 25.7% (Massachusetts: 43.7%)
> Poverty rate: 12.7% (Massachusetts: 10.3%)
> Median home value: $205,600 (Massachusetts: $381,600)
> Population: 4,010

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Michigan: Baldwin
> Median household income: $16,146 (Michigan: $57,144)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 3.5% (Michigan: 29.1%)
> Poverty rate: 54.2% (Michigan: 14.4%)
> Median home value: $62,100 (Michigan: $154,900)
> Population: 1,149

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Minnesota: Baudette
> Median household income: $30,132 (Minnesota: $71,306)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 16.9% (Minnesota: 36.1%)
> Poverty rate: 19.2% (Minnesota: 9.7%)
> Median home value: $94,200 (Minnesota: $223,900)
> Population: 1,030

Mississippi: Tchula
> Median household income: $14,489 (Mississippi: $45,081)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 4.1% (Mississippi: 22.0%)
> Poverty rate: 54.1% (Mississippi: 20.3%)
> Median home value: $58,200 (Mississippi: $119,000)
> Population: 1,924

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Missouri: Winona
> Median household income: $21,750 (Missouri: $55,461)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 10.7% (Missouri: 29.2%)
> Poverty rate: 35.1% (Missouri: 13.7%)
> Median home value: $51,700 (Missouri: $157,200)
> Population: 1,284

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