Friday, May 13, 2016
Pew Research Center, America’s Shrinking Middle Class: A Close Look at Changes Within Metropolitan Areas:
The American middle class is losing ground in metropolitan areas across the country, affecting communities from Boston to Seattle and from Dallas to Milwaukee. From 2000 to 2014 the share of adults living in middle-income households fell in 203 of the 229 U.S. metropolitan areas examined in a new Pew Research Center analysis of government data. ...
New York Times, Where the Middle Class Is Shrinking:
Here we take a look at the 100 metro areas with the sharpest decline in the percentage of people in the middle class. In these areas, the middle class declined by more than 4 percentage points.