Friday, March 31, 2017

The least healthy county in each Southern state: Taliaferro County, Georgia

The least healthy counties in every state.  (24/7 Wall Street, 3/15/201\7)

Taliaferro County, Georgia.   Dipped below its initial 1830 census population during the 1940s.


Source:  Wikipedia




Other numbers
% of population living in poverty
  • Taliferro County | 33.5%
  • Georgia | 17.0%
  • U.S.  13.5%
    % of population 25 and older with bachelor's degree
    • Taliaferro County | 9.9%
    • Georgia | 28.8%
    • U.S. | 29.8%
    Median household income:
    • Taliaferro County | $26,306
    • Georgia | $49,620
    • U.S. | $53,889

    Taliaferro is part of a large swath of Black Belt counties in Georgia.

    Source:  ResearchGate

    Taliaferro Library (Bartram Trail Regional Library System)

    Other counties in series:
    Wilcox County, Alabama.  (3/30/2017)
    Phillips County, Arkansas.  (3/30/2017)
    Gadsden County, Florida.  (3/31/2017)


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