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Beyond the Headlines: Poverty Increasing in Seattle

Poverty Increasing Among Seattle Residents with Some College or an Associate’s Degree

The number of individuals in Seattle who are living below poverty increased by 9 percent between 2012 and 2015 according to an analysis of Census data.(i) During this same period, there was an increase in individuals with some college or an Associate’s degree living below poverty. In 2015, there were 134 per 1,000 individuals with some college or an Associate’s degree living below poverty compared to 115 per 1,000 in 2012 ...

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