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What you’d need to make in every county in America to afford a decent one-bedroom


What you d need to make in every county in America to afford a decent one bedroom

Source: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonk...

This is what you'd need to earn per hour, working a 40-hour week, to cover the kind of housing that the federal government considers modest in your county.

No single county in America has a one-bedroom housing wage below the federal minimum wage of $7.25 (several counties in Arkansas come in at $7.98).

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