Middle Class

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The overall income of Americans grew at the fastest rate, with paychecks getting their biggest boost since the end of the Great Recession.

Pew Research says Black and Hispanic parents see the need for a college degree more than White parents do. The researchers say the difference is based in aspiration and resources.

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Middle class workers will likely be a deciding factor in who wins this November. So 19 Action News hit the streets…

Affluent black Americans who are leaving industrial cities for the suburbs and the South are shifting traditional lines between rich and poor, according to new census data.

Georgia — CNN is reporting on a recent trend of people who are considered “middle class” turning to food banks and other government agencies to feed their families. It is perhaps around the holidays, a period of celebration often centered on food, when there is no clearer reminder for many once middle-class families of what […]

Blacks fear path to middle class blocked. Recession raises concerns that hard-won gains of recent years will be lost.