While people across the country still struggle to recover after the recession, some folks are doing better than others. While much of Arizona thrives, many cities in Arizona suffer from overall poverty and income inequality. The eight cities listed here are the poorest, as stated by the website RoadSnacks.com. The site determined the poorest cities in Arizona by the following criteria:
These eight Arizona towns all have some wonderful people, rich histories and thriving community traditions. This list isn’t meant to demean these places – just simply to bring awareness to parts of the great state of Arizona that could use some extra attention and love from its wealthier citizens.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Writer, editor and researcher with a passion for exploring new places. Catherine loves local bookstores, independent films, and spending time with her family, including Gus the golden retriever, who is a very good boy.
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