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Third Ward: The White Invasion

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the number of African-Americans in the Greater Third Ward has shrunk by more than 10 percent over the past decade. At the same time, the white population has doubled, and both education and income levels have risen. This gentrification – the racial and economic flipping of a neighborhood – […]