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.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here:

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.