Select A New State button - FY 2013 Income Limits Documentation System - Ramsey County, MNhttp://www.huduser.org/portal/datasets/il/il2013/2013summary.odn … …
Median income in Ramsey County MN: $82.3K; 30% Extemely Low = $17.3K (1 person), $24.7K (4 people); 50% Very Low = $28.8K (1p), $41.1K (4p).
~ $15 an hour FULL TIME would barely get a single person above Very Low Income, $20 an hour is borderline "family of 4" Very Low Income.
~ Orange County, California is very similar.
What rents HUD will allow (rent & utilities) -The Final FY 2013 Ramsey County FMRs for All Bedroom Sizes http://tinyurl.com/q6d5dtc
~ Rents are far higher in Orange County, CA despite similar median income. The Final FY 2013 Orange County FMRs http://tinyurl.com/ojmhc28
Top 1% of people in NYC earned 33% of the income.