Study Details Household Poverty Rates in Buffalo, Trempealeau Counties

Study Details Household Poverty Rates in Buffalo, Trempealeau Counties Click to Enlarge

(KWNO) The United Way Wisconsin released a study concerning households struggling to make ends meet in Buffalo and Trempealeau Counties.

According to the study, which contains data from 2010-2018, 10% of households in Buffalo County are below the poverty line, while 21% struggle to afford basic necessities despite being employed. The median household income is $57,134, which is below the state average of $60,773.

9% of households in Trempealeau County are below the poverty line, while 24% struggle to afford basic needs. The median income is $55,865.

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