Though Washington is the twelfth richest state in the nation, some of its communities definitely struggle financially. According to the website Roadsnacks.com, these are the 10 poorest towns in the state. The site took three factors into account when compiling its statistics: poverty level, median household income and unemployment rate. While these communities all have plenty to recommend them, money is tight here.
Do you live in any of these communities? What do you love best about where you live?
Rich or poor, Washingtonians are the best people you’ll ever meet. Take a look at this article to see why!
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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