The Baltimore Numbers

Time Magazine Cover. Photograph by Devin Allen

Just some Financial numbers you can come to whatever conclusion you want from them:

The median household income is $25,000  less than half the national average.

The unemployment rate for black men in Baltimore between the ages of 20 and 24 was 37% percent in 2013.

Only 59% percent of black men between the ages of 25 and 54 have employment.

Just 1 in 10 black men in Baltimore has a college degree

Nearly 1 in 4 Baltimore residents lives in poverty.

 

 

 

 

 

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