For many, an income slide

Typical household income declined overall in the Washington area during the recession that started in 2007. Factors include stagnant wages, a rise in low-wage immigrant workers and unemployment. Read related article.

For many, an income slide
Source: U.S. Census American Community Survey
. Ted Mellnik and Cristina Rivero/The Washington Post.
Published on September 21, 2011, 9:21 p.m.
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