Friday, January 11, 2019

Napa, California has the Lowest Poverty Rate in the America


Sky in the corner of Napa town, California

US population is about 326 million recently, but not all are prosperous. Since 1964 until now, the number of citizens under poverty line is the same: 42.6 million people. 

The policies to reduce poverty seems to fail so far.

Based on percentage, 13.1% American lives below poverty line. It is quite higher compared to other industry nations such as Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Netherland, Czech Republic and even South Korea. USA ranks 13th in the world.

However, there are around 30 cities has lower poverty rate, range from 8.9% to 5.6%. Five cities with lower poverty rates in America are following:

1. Napa, California with poverty rate 5.6%
2. Fairbanks, AK with poverty rate 6.0%
3. Barnstable Town, MA with poverty rate 6.8%
4. Sioux Falls, SD with poverty rate 6.8%
5. Appleton, WI with poverty rate 6.9%


One of wineries in Napa town 

Term poverty or poor refers to annual income of below US$12 thousands for an individual and under US$25 thousands for a family with 4 (four) members.

Napa, California also has a lower unemployment rate, but higher median household income, US$ 86,562 per-year.

Napa is a city with population of 80 thousand people, locates in the Napa county, California. It produces second largest wine in the California. Napa has an excellent temperature during Fall season with range from 14 to 24 celcius degree, thus atrracts many people to come to the city. 

Many people would like to drink a wine in Napa. Why don’t you try? 

14 comments:

  1. Napa is famous for its wine. Hopefully I get to visit this beautiful county one day.

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    1. Hope, you will visit Napa soon.

      Thank you to visit and comments on my article:
      Napa, California has the Lowest Poverty Rate in the America
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      Napa town, credit to Jason Tinacci

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    1. Thank you to visit and comments on my article:
      Napa, California, has the Lowest Poverty Rate in the America
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      US population is about 326 million recently, but not all are prosperous.

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    1. Thank you to visit and comments on my article:
      Napa, California, has, the Lowest Poverty Rate in the America
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      Since 1964 until now, the number of citizens under poverty line is the same: 42.6 million people.

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    1. Thank you to visit and comments on my article:
      Napa, California, has, the, Lowest Poverty Rate in the America
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      The policies to reduce poverty seems to fail so far.

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  5. Oooh, now you're making me a bit homesick for California.
    What a beautiful photo - and, yea, people a bit better off have made good lives in Napa valley. Many of them have families that settled there generations ago. It would be swell to live there, don't you think?

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    1. yes, indeed....

      Thank you to visit and comments on my article:
      Napa, California, has, the, Lowest, Poverty Rate in the America
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      Based on percentage, 13.1% American lives below poverty line.

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  6. Beautiful place to visit and to enjoy some good wine. Happy New Year!

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    1. Thank you to visit and comments on my article:
      Napa, California, has, the, Lowest, Poverty, Rate in the America
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      It is quite higher compared to other industry nations such as Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Netherland, Czech Republic and even South Korea.

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    1. Thank you to visit and comments on my article:
      Napa, California, has, the, Lowest, Poverty, Rate, in the America
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      USA ranks 13th in the world.

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