Poverty

The percentage of people living below the poverty level was lower in CARAG than Minneapolis between 1979 and 1999. However, the percentage of people age 65 and over in poverty was higher in the neighborhood than citywide in 1979 and 1989. In 1999, the neighborhood level dropped significantly to well below the city's.

The percentage of families below the poverty level was lower in CARAG than Minneapolis between 1979 and 1999. The percentage of families with children under 18 below the poverty level was also lower in the neighborhood than citywide.

Last updated Sep. 27, 2011