The EXTREMERS live in extreme poverty with incomes well below the poverty line. Individuals and families, including children, go hungry on a regular basis. Because of unsteady employment and unstable shelter situations, some slip into homelessness at times.
Age Groups as a Percentage of Population
in Extreme Poverty in Appalachia
Top Locations of Extreme Poverty
Each of the locations on the map have a population of more than 500 who live in extreme poverty.