Posted: 1/5/2022 9:58:30 PM EDT
I didn't even know this place existed.
New Mexico: Navajo
> Median household income: $21,500 (New Mexico: $49,754)
> Adults with at least a bachelor’s degree: 3.8% (New Mexico: 27.3%)
> Poverty rate: 63.0% (New Mexico: 19.1%)
> Median home value: N/A (New Mexico: $171,400)
> Population: 1,450
Navajo poverty is the direct result of anti-coal and anti-nuclear activism, as well as abominable safety practices by Kerr-McGee in particular. The greenies stole the prospect of wealth from the Navajo. It's not sad, it's rage-inducing.
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