Last week we rounded up Minnesota’s richest cities, but did you wonder who was on the opposite end of that list? Today we’re giving you the 15 poorest cities in MN compiled with help from ZipAtlas. We ranked these in order of average income per capita (and gave you the average household income as well). It’s round 2, so place your bets again and get ready, get set, go!
Many of these places are small towns on lakes where people keep expenses low, allowing for lower incomes. Which one of these surprised you the most? The least?
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Minnesota staff writer for Only in Your State and owner of Minnesota blog NorthGuide.co, I'm a Minneapolis transplant who loves my cats, camera, and local coffee. On the weekends I'm usually exploring the North Shore or making my way through the list of Minnesota's State Parks. Want to talk about MN or ask me a question? Tweet me @sotafiedjo!