Map Key
  • Less than 13
  • 13.1 - 14
  • 14.1 - 15
  • 15.1 - 17
  • More than 17
The share of income going to the top 20 percent of households versus that going to the bottom 20 percent of households in 2016
State Income Inequality Ratio Rank
Alaska 10.81st
Utah 11.22nd
New Hampshire 11.73rd
Wyoming 12.34th
Iowa 12.85th
Wisconsin 13.16th
Nebraska 13.27th
Minnesota 13.38th
South Dakota 13.49th
Maine 13.410th
Indiana 13.511th
Kansas 13.612th
Delaware 13.813th
Vermont 13.814th
Idaho 13.915th
Oregon 13.916th
North Dakota 14.017th
Nevada 14.018th
Hawaii 14.019th
Colorado 14.120th
Montana 14.121st
Washington 14.322nd
Missouri 14.323rd
Maryland 14.424th
Oklahoma 14.925th
Pennsylvania 15.226th
Michigan 15.227th
Ohio 15.328th
Arkansas 15.529th
West Virginia 15.630th
Arizona 15.631st
Tennessee 15.732nd
Virginia 15.733rd
North Carolina 15.834th
Texas 15.935th
Florida 15.936th
South Carolina 16.037th
New Mexico 16.438th
Georgia 16.639th
Kentucky 16.940th
Illinois 17.041st
Mississippi 17.242nd
Rhode Island 17.243rd
New Jersey 17.444th
Alabama 17.545th
Connecticut 17.646th
California 17.747th
Massachusetts 17.848th
Louisiana 19.049th
New York 21.050th
District of Columbia 35.851st