Memphis MSA no longer poorest in the nation, study shows

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 17, 2020 7:09 PM CT | Published: September 17, 2020 7:04 PM CT

Poverty rates have fallen overall for both Memphis and Shelby County.


U.S. Census Elena Delavaga Gregory Miles Blumenthal The University of Memphis GMBS Consulting
Linda A. Moore

Linda A. Moore

Linda A. Moore covers education, South Memphis and Whitehaven. A native of South Memphis, Linda has covered news in Memphis and Shelby County for more than 20 years and was formerly a reporter with The Commercial Appeal.

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