Poverty Data Sheet News Roundup

Which county has the state’s lowest poverty rate? Shelby County Reporter 250,000 Alabama children live in poverty, state ranked 6th poorest in US Alabama Today Alabama poverty rate drops, still sixth most impoverished state Alabama Political Reporter...

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You probably know a family who struggles to make ends meet. They are not alone. Alabama’s economy continues to lag behind the nation’s. Alabama’s median household income is just $46,309, or $11,308 less than the national median household income. This income gap keeps...