Manhattan is becoming an island of extremes.
The mean income of the top 5 percent of households in Manhattan soared 9 percent in 2013 over 2012, giving Manhattan the biggest dollar income gap of any county in the country, according to data from the Census Bureau.
The top 5 percent of households earned $864,394, or 88 times as much as the poorest 20 percent, according to the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, which is being released Thursday and covers the final year of the Bloomberg administration.
IT'S FUNNY HOW ALL THE WORST EFFIN' CITIES IN THE USA ARE LIBERAL, AND DEMOCRAT PARTY STRONGHOLDS.
DETROIT, CHICAGO.... THEY'RE ALSO EXAMPLES.
LIBERAL POLICES SUCK; THEY FAIL TO ACHIEVE THEIR STATED GOALS.
THEY MAKE THINGS WORSE!
WE SPENT $22 TRILLION ON THE "WAR ON POVERTY" AND THE POVERTY RATE IS WORSE NOW THAN WHEN THE "WAR" STARTED.
$22 TRILLION IS 3x MORE THAN WE SPENT ON ALL THE WARS SINCE THE REVOLUTION!
IT'S LIBERAL POLICIES, STUPID!