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2013 Median income for households in the United States was $51,939. It was $51,017 in 2012 and $51,100 in 2011. Asian Americans had the highest household incomes ($67,065), followed by whites ($58,270), Hispanics, ($40,963), and African Americans (34,598).
Source: www.census.gov

Unit 9: Distribution of Wealth and Incomes

Introduction
Section 1: United States Income Distribution
Section 2: Arguments For and Against Income Inequality
Section 3: Poverty
Section 4: Government Anti-Poverty Programs
Section 5: Progressive, Regressive, and Proportional Taxes
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