The Dubuque metro area’s share of extreme poverty – neighborhoods where at least 40 percent of residents live below the poverty level – is the highest in Iowa, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.
Taxpayer contributions to Iowa’s public pension funds in 2018 amounted to 61.1 percent of the total, the 11th lowest ratio among the 50 states, according to newly released data by the U.S. Census Bureau.
A beginning teacher’s salary in Iowa averaged $37,048 for the 2017-2018 school year, the 31st highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to data analyzed by the National Education Association (NEA).
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State tax revenues in Iowa amount to $2.5 billion in the first quarter of 2019, the 29th highest tally among the 50 states and Washington, D.C., according to newly released data from the U.S. Census Bureau.