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July 26, 2013 at 6:00 AM
Is your neighborhood holding you back?
Where do lower-income households have the best chances of rising into the middle class? You’d be surprised. Check out this cool map to compare upward mobility rates across the country. Lighter colors represent areas where children from low-income families are more likely to move up in the income distribution. A New York Times interactive of this map allows you to chart different comparisons.
Source: (The Equality of Opportunity Project)