POVERTY IN EVANSVILLE

Know the facts.

WHO IS AFFECTED?

21% of the population in Evansville, IN (115,965 people) live below the poverty line, which is higher than the national average of 14.7%.

 

47% live below the ALICE threshold, meaning that they struggle to afford basic necessities. Therefore, people living under this threshold are one catastrophe (like a car issue) away from losing something significant (like transportation). 

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