Special Report

Zip Codes With the Highest Poverty Rates in the Nation

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20. 44507
> Location: Youngstown, Ohio
> Poverty rate: 56.8%
> Number of people living below poverty line: 2,923 — 4,346th highest of 20,931 zip codes
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 55.4% — 18th highest of 20,930 zip codes
> Median household income: $18,900 — 40th lowest of 20,926 zip codes

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19. 43604
> Location: Toledo, Ohio
> Poverty rate: 56.9%
> Number of people living below poverty line: 4,830 — 2,266th highest of 20,931 zip codes
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 51.5% — 31st highest of 20,930 zip codes (tied)
> Median household income: $15,098 — 13th lowest of 20,926 zip codes

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18. 86031
> Location: Whitecone, Arizona
> Poverty rate: 57.2%
> Number of people living below poverty line: 1,001 — 9,588th highest of 20,931 zip codes (tied)
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 36.6% — 363rd highest of 20,930 zip codes (tied)
> Median household income: $18,889 — 39th lowest of 20,926 zip codes

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17. 85121
> Location: Casa Blanca, Arizona
> Poverty rate: 57.4%
> Number of people living below poverty line: 861 — 10,323rd highest of 20,931 zip codes (tied)
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 22.4% — 2,239th highest of 20,930 zip codes (tied)
> Median household income: $13,095 — 4th lowest of 20,926 zip codes

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16. 79901
> Location: El Paso, Texas
> Poverty rate: 58.5%
> Number of people living below poverty line: 5,144 — 2,043rd highest of 20,931 zip codes
> Households receiving SNAP benefits: 53.7% — 20th highest of 20,930 zip codes
> Median household income: $13,574 — 5th lowest of 20,926 zip codes

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