In case you wondered, here are the 10 poorest counties in the state of West Virginia. These are based on the latest U.S. Census data (2010). This list shows the counties with the 10 lowest per capita income, meaning its the number you get if you add everyone’s income together and divide it by the number of people. You can see the whole list here.
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These are the poorest counties in the state, according to Census Data. Where you surprised at any of these? Which ones and why?