Map Key
  • Less than 13
  • 13.1 - 14
  • 14.1 - 15
  • 15.1 - 17
  • More than 17
The ratio of the share of income going to the top 20 percent of households and the share of income going to the bottom 20 percent of households in 2017
State Income Inequality Ratio Rank
Utah 11.11st
Alaska 11.82nd
Nebraska 12.33rd
Iowa 12.44th
Wyoming 12.45th
Idaho 12.76th
New Hampshire 12.77th
Wisconsin 12.88th
South Dakota 13.19th
Minnesota 13.310th
Vermont 13.311th
Montana 13.412th
Kansas 13.413th
Indiana 13.714th
Maine 13.715th
Colorado 13.916th
Nevada 14.017th
Missouri 14.118th
North Dakota 14.219th
Maryland 14.320th
Washington 14.321st
Oklahoma 14.522nd
Hawaii 14.623rd
Oregon 14.724th
Michigan 14.925th
Ohio 14.926th
Arizona 15.127th
Arkansas 15.228th
Virginia 15.629th
West Virginia 15.630th
North Carolina 15.631st
Tennessee 16.032nd
Texas 16.133rd
Florida 16.134th
South Carolina 16.335th
Alabama 16.436th
Georgia 16.637th
Rhode Island 16.638th
Kentucky 16.639th
Pennsylvania 16.840th
Illinois 17.041st
Connecticut 17.242nd
Mississippi 17.243rd
New Jersey 17.244th
New Mexico 17.345th
California 17.446th
Delaware 17.847th
Massachusetts 18.748th
Louisiana 19.049th
New York 21.550th
District of Columbia 31.951st