April 9, 2008

PULLING APART:  A State-by-State Analysis of Income Trends


Income Inequality Within the States:
Ratio: Incomes of Top Fifth of Families
Compared to Incomes of Bottom Fifth of Families

State-specific fact sheets containing information on income inequality over the past two decades, including the changes in average incomes and income ratios, are provided through the links below.

New Hampshire Vermont Massachusetts Connecticut New Jersey Maryland New Hampshire Vermont Maine New York Pennsylvania Massachusetts Rhode Island Connecticut New Jersey District of Columbia Delaware Maryland Ohio West Virginia Virginia North Carolina South Carolina Georgia Florida Alabama Tennessee Kentucky Indiana Michigan Mississippi Illinois Wisconsin Louisiana Arkansas Missouri Iowa Minnesota North Dakota South Dakota Nebraska Kansas Oklahoma Colorado Texas New Mexico Hawaii Alaska Arizona Utah Wyoming Montana Idaho Nevada Oregon California Washington
All fact sheet data is inflation-adjusted.

Alabama Kentucky North Dakota
Alaska Louisiana Ohio
Arizona Maine Oklahoma
Arkansas Maryland Oregon
California Massachusetts Pennsylvania
Colorado Michigan Rhode Island
Connecticut Minnesota South Carolina
Delaware Mississippi South Dakota
District of Columbia Missouri Tennessee
Florida Montana Texas
Georgia Nebraska Utah
Hawaii Nevada Vermont
Idaho New Hampshire Virginia
Illinois New Jersey Washington
Indiana New Mexico West Virginia
Iowa New York Wisconsin
Kansas North Carolina Wyoming
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Related Documents:
  Analysis: HTM | PDF
  Press Release: HTM | PDF
  State Data Tables

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