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Top 10 Most Impoverished Counties in Georgia

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ATLANTA (CBS46) -

Did you know that Georgia ranks in the bottom ten in the United States in terms of the amount of residents living in poverty? In fact, the state is nearly a full 10 points behind the state with the lowest amount of residents, New Hampshire.

Nearly 20 percent of residents in the state are living in poverty. So which counties in the state are the most impoverished?

GeorgiaDATA, the state's central data repository, compiles statistics and here are the counties in Georgia with the most impoverished residents.

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