Ever feel like DC is just a gay mecca? Well I guess you could say it is. 10% of the city’s population identifies itself as GLBT. That is double Hawaii’s, the next highest, and triple Maryland (3.3%) and Virginia (2.9%).
Meanwhile poverty rates are highest among Black and Hispanic families. While Black families came in at the national average in DC (26%). Hispanic families were below the national average at 14% instead of the national 23% but both groups still made up a larger percentage of those in poverty than they should…..