Top 10 cities experiencing the largest increase in income inequality

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Tuscon, Ariz.

Population, 2012: 524,278

Household Income, 2012 - 20th percentile: $13,798

Household Income, 2012 - 95th percentile: $130,327

Ratio, 2012: 9.4

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 20th percentile: -$3,800

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 95th percentile: -$9,029

Ratio Change, 2007-2012: 1.5*

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Charlotte, N.C.

Population, 2012: 775,208

Household Income, 2012 - 20th percentile: $21,998

Household Income, 2012 - 95th percentile: $219,126

Ratio, 2012: 10.0

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 20th percentile: -$4,864

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 95th percentile: -$6,815

Ratio Change, 2007-2012: 1.6*

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Baltimore, Md.

Population, 2012: 621,342

Household Income, 2012 - 20th percentile: $13,522

Household Income, 2012 - 95th percentile: $164,995

Ratio, 2012: 12.2

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 20th percentile: -$2,706

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 95th percentile: -$7,586

Ratio Change, 2007-2012: 1.6*

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Indianapolis, Ind.

Population, 2012: 835,806

Household Income, 2012 - 20th percentile: $16,230

Household Income, 2012 - 95th percentile: $150,346

Ratio, 2012: 9.3

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 20th percentile: -$5,811

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 95th percentile: -$16,883

Ratio Change, 2007-2012: 1.7*

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Milwaukee, Wis.

Population, 2012: 598,920

Household Income, 2012 - 20th percentile: $13,328

Household Income, 2012 - 95th percentile: $125,363

Ratio, 2012: 9.4

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 20th percentile: -$3,481

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 95th percentile: $237

Ratio Change, 2007-2012: 2.0*

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Jacksonville, Fla.

Population, 2012: 836,507

Household Income, 2012 - 20th percentile: $17,411

Household Income, 2012 - 95th percentile: $152,329

Ratio, 2012: 8.7

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 20th percentile: -$7,843

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 95th percentile: -$18,999

Ratio Change, 2007-2012: 2.0*

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Sacramento, Calif.

Population, 2012: 475,524

Household Income, 2012 - 20th percentile: $17,901

Household Income, 2012 - 95th percentile: $168,858

Ratio, 2012: 9.4

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 20th percentile: -$6,608

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 95th percentile: -$12,393

Ratio Change, 2007-2012: 2.0*

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Miami, Fla.

Population, 2012: 413,864

Household Income, 2012 - 20th percentile: $10,438

Household Income, 2012 - 95th percentile: $164,013

Ratio, 2012: 15.7

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 20th percentile: -$1,840

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 95th percentile: -$3,397

Ratio Change, 2007-2012: 2.1*

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Atlanta, Ga.

Population, 2012: 443,768

Household Income, 2012 - 20th percentile: $14,850

Household Income, 2012 - 95th percentile: $279,827

Ratio, 2012: 18.8

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 20th percentile: -$4,036

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 95th percentile: -$16,813

Ratio Change, 2007-2012: 3.1

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San Francisco, Calif.

Population, 2012: 825,863

Household Income, 2012 - 20th percentile: $21,313

Household Income, 2012 - 95th percentile: $353,576

Ratio, 2012: 16.6

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 20th percentile: -$4,309

Change in Household Income, 2007-2012 - 95th percentile: $27,815

Ratio Change, 2007-2012: 3.9

Description

A new ranking of the nation's 50 largest cities by the Brookings Institution identified 10 cities that had the largest increase in income inequality.

 

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