Income inequality in the Twin Cities metro area

Posted In: Communities, Planning
Date: 11/8/2017


Despite high rates of employment and homeownership and low poverty, the Twin Cities region is not immune from disparities and inequality.

In a three-part series of MetroStats research reports, the Metropolitan Council looks at income inequality in the region between 1990 and 2015.

Income inequality in the region
Part I: Income inequality increased considerably; highest earners gained, lower earners lost (2 pages, pdf)




Part II: Income inequality varied by race and ethnicity (2 pages, pdf)




Part II: How income inequality in our region compares to other metro areas. COMING SOON. 


 

Posted In: Communities, Planning

Tags: Disparities, income, inequality

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