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Boston African-American median net worth $8.

http://www.newsweek.com/boston-african-americans-poverty-wealth-inequality-744108

One of Spotlight's most daunting findings is the economic disparity between whites and blacks in Boston.

Using data from the Federal Reserve of Boston, Spotlight found that non-immigrant African-Americans in the Boston area had a median net worth of $8. "That means they owe almost as much as the combined value of what they own, be it a car, or house, or savings," Spotlight writes.
Posted by Susan Calvin | Sat Apr 7, 2018, 10:36 PM (2 replies)
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