According to an article published by PBS, people who live in ZIP code 10023, like I do, are on average more isolated from the white working class than those who live in any other ZIP code in America.
New York Times Magazine, September 9, 2014, Binyamin Appelbaum
It seems, in other words, as if it might be time for the revival of the subprime-lending industry.
RealtyTrac, July 24, 2014
Seventeen percent of US homes are seriously underwater, meaning that the combined loan amount secured by the property is at least 25 percent higher than the property’s estimated market value.
By Rakesh Kochhar, Richard Fry and Paul Taylor, Pew Research Center, Pew Social and Demographic Trends, July 26, 2011
The median wealth of white households is 20 times that of black households and 18 times that of Hispanic households, …
The Insight Center for Community Economic Development has a Closing the Racial Wealth Gap Initiative which, among other things, publishes Policy Papers about racial wealth inequality.
The Insight Center for Community Economic Development, Mariko Chang, March 2010
Single black and Hispanic women have a median wealth of $100 and $120 respectively; the median for single white women is $41,500.