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7:00 am
Sun December 22, 2013

Map Shows Median Household Income Throughout Louisville

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A longtime Louisville resident will have perceptions about what's a "rich" part of town or a struggling part of town—but do the perceptions align with reality?

WNYC, the public radio station in New York City, has published a massive map showing the median household income of neighborhoods throughout the United States.

Take a look below:

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Local News
1:10 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

Overall Crime Drops in Louisville, but Homicides and Aggrevated Assaults Rise, FBI Says

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The number of violent crime in Metro Louisville decreased 2.4 percent from 2011 to 2012, and property crime decreased 10.5 percent during the same time period, according to new FBI statistics released this week.

Homicides—as defined by the FBI—increased from 48 to 62 from '11 to '12 and aggravated assault increased 8.4 percent, the FBI said. But robberies decreased 15 percent and "forcible rape," as the FBI calls it, decreased 19.4 percent.

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