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Here Are the 10 Poorest Cities in Missouri

Using statistics provided by zipatlas, this list includes cities and towns with populations of over 1,500 that have the highest percentage of families under the poverty line.

Support these towns by patronizing the various businesses mentioned.

Just because a city or town has numbers showing a real problem with poverty, doesn’t mean they are not worth a visit.  In fact, some of these towns would benefit greatly from our support of their local businesses.  Are you familiar with any of these towns?  Share with us things you love about them, or any other comments below.

Stephanie Butler
A native Midwesterner with a love for family, friends, and learning new things. In second-stage of career life, this former college instructor enjoys contributing to OIYS, blogging, reading, and spending time with her kids.