Wealth Distribution in Western New York 
The 5 month old non-profit investigative reporting center, Investigative Post, is turning heads with their engaging journalism. They have partnered with several local news networks including Channel 2 creating this infographic, Rich Vs. Poor, together. Infographics truly help people understand information and are able to be created with more ease than ever before. IP and Channel 2 present a segment they call Databank.
In this segment they highlight the poverty disparity in Buffalo with the Lower West Side being the poorest of the entire region making a mere $12,500 for the median annual income while owning 15% of the houses in the neighborhood. Contrasted sharply is Orchard Park, home of the Buffalo Bills, earning over 10 1/2 times more and with almost all residents owning the houses they live in. Coincidentally, What’s New Buffalo is based out of the Lower West Side.

Wealth Distribution in Western New York

The 5 month old non-profit investigative reporting center, Investigative Post, is turning heads with their engaging journalism. They have partnered with several local news networks including Channel 2 creating this infographic, Rich Vs. Poor, together. Infographics truly help people understand information and are able to be created with more ease than ever before. IP and Channel 2 present a segment they call Databank.

In this segment they highlight the poverty disparity in Buffalo with the Lower West Side being the poorest of the entire region making a mere $12,500 for the median annual income while owning 15% of the houses in the neighborhood. Contrasted sharply is Orchard Park, home of the Buffalo Bills, earning over 10 1/2 times more and with almost all residents owning the houses they live in. Coincidentally, What’s New Buffalo is based out of the Lower West Side.

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