The Middle Class Is Shrinking — But Not Everywhere
The financial health of America's middle class varies from state to state.By Matt Picht | April 27, 2016
Politicians and pollsters agree — the U.S. middle class is shrinking, and middle incomes are falling dangerously behind.
But that decline isn't consistent across the country — some states have actually managed to bolster their middle class.
Financial analysis site SmartAsset looked at income, jobs, taxes and housing data to find out how the middle class was faring in all 50 states.