Why is St. Lawrence County so poor?

St. Lawrence County is the seventh most improverished county in New York State, with more than 27 percent of children living below the federally established poverty level, according to the state Department of Health. What do you feel is the biggest obstacle preventing people from rising up out of poverty and into better economic health? Check what you feel is the main reason and tell us about your experience.

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* 1. St. Lawrence County is the seventh most improverished county in New York State, with more than 27 percent of children living below the federally established poverty level, according to the state Department of Health. What do you feel is the biggest obstacle preventing people from rising up out of poverty and into better economic health? Check what you feel is the main reason and tell us about your experience.

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