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20 U.S. Counties with the Lowest Per Capita Income

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ATLANTA (CBS46) -

It may be a surprise to most people who live in metro Atlanta but did you know the county with the lowest per capita income in the U.S. is located in our state?

That's right, located in south-central Georgia, Wheeler County has the lowest per capita income at $16,267. In fact, four of the top 20 are located in our state. The national average is $49,246.

With that in mind, check out the 20 U.S. counties with the lowest per capita income.

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