The Poorest County in Georgia: Stewart
On the Georgia-Alabama border, this county just barely misses the top 10 poorest counties on our list. Stewart is quite a small county, with a population of 6,058 in 2010. The county doesn't seem to be growing by leaps and bounds either. There was only one building permit granted in 2010.
Poverty Rate: 38.1%Poverty Rate of Kids Under 18: 46.1% Median Household Income: $26,659