Special Report

The Zip Code With the Smallest Income Gap in Every State

Hawaii: 96706
> Location: Ewa Gentry
> Gini index: 0.34 (Hawaii: 0.441)
> Avg. household income, top 20%: $230,772 (Hawaii: $247,294)
> Avg. household income, bottom 20%: $32,492 (Hawaii: $17,890)
> Share of all income in 96706 that went to top 20%: 39.5% (Hawaii: 47.7%)
> Share of all income in 96706 that went to bottom 20%: 5.6% (Hawaii: 3.5%)
> Median household income: $105,161 (Hawaii: $81,275)

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Idaho: 83341
> Location: Kimberly
> Gini index: 0.346 (Idaho: 0.446)
> Avg. household income, top 20%: $160,279 (Idaho: $178,921)
> Avg. household income, bottom 20%: $25,234 (Idaho: $13,921)
> Share of all income in 83341 that went to top 20%: 40.9% (Idaho: 48.5%)
> Share of all income in 83341 that went to bottom 20%: 6.4% (Idaho: 3.8%)
> Median household income: $64,554 (Idaho: $55,785)

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Illinois: 60586
> Location: Joliet
> Gini index: 0.313 (Illinois: 0.482)
> Avg. household income, top 20%: $214,261 (Illinois: $237,616)
> Avg. household income, bottom 20%: $36,225 (Illinois: $14,052)
> Share of all income in 60586 that went to top 20%: 37.7% (Illinois: 51.4%)
> Share of all income in 60586 that went to bottom 20%: 6.4% (Illinois: 3.0%)
> Median household income: $105,597 (Illinois: $65,886)

Indiana: 46130
> Location: Fountaintown
> Gini index: 0.315 (Indiana: 0.453)
> Avg. household income, top 20%: $155,612 (Indiana: $183,445)
> Avg. household income, bottom 20%: $23,563 (Indiana: $13,570)
> Share of all income in 46130 that went to top 20%: 37.5% (Indiana: 48.9%)
> Share of all income in 46130 that went to bottom 20%: 5.7% (Indiana: 3.6%)
> Median household income: $79,415 (Indiana: $56,303)

Iowa: 50035
> Location: Bondurant
> Gini index: 0.296 (Iowa: 0.442)
> Avg. household income, top 20%: $198,723 (Iowa: $187,874)
> Avg. household income, bottom 20%: $40,908 (Iowa: $14,836)
> Share of all income in 50035 that went to top 20%: 37.3% (Iowa: 47.9%)
> Share of all income in 50035 that went to bottom 20%: 7.7% (Iowa: 3.8%)
> Median household income: $99,115 (Iowa: $60,523)