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 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:

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.