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The U.S. still has more than 45 million people in poverty, Census Bureau says

So, the big headline of the U.S. government’s latest poverty report didn’t offer much in the way of news: the official U.S. poverty rate declined to 14.5% last year, from 15% in 2012, but the 45.3 million people living at or below the poverty line “did not represent a statistically significant change.” 360 more words


American families are stuck in a lost quarter century

Mark it down as another bleak milestone for the American middle class.

The US Census Bureau just published its annual update on income and poverty… 469 more words

Median Household Income in the United States

With a little help from browsing through census data and experimenting with QGIS, I found an easy way to visually display data sets by combining the US Census Bureau’s… 1,014 more words



The Commonwealth of Virginia is among the top ten smartest states in the USA. It has the eighth highest median household income in the country at $61,741 with nearly 10% of households earning at least $200,000. 60 more words

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