How America’s big cities are becoming more unequal

The gap between the rich and poor in big cities in the United States is still widening. The map above shows the most equal and unequal cities, according to a new report by the Brookings Institution

Analysis by the Brookings Institution shows Atlanta is most unequal city

It compared top five per cent of earners with bottom 20 per cent

31 cities had lower incomes in 2013 than they did in 2007 before recession  The gap between the rich and poor in big cities in the United States is widening, according to a new report.Atlanta is the most unequal city with the wealthy taking home nearly 20 times more than low-income households, data from the Brookings Institution  revealed.  The analysis compared 2013 census data for the top five per cent of earners with […]