Data Suggests Minorities Struggle More In WNC – Transylvania County, NC
Last updated 2/1/2021 at 2:51pm
Last week, the Land of Sky Regional Council (LOS) released data about five western North Carolina counties, including Transylvania, showing racial minorities, on average, experience lower wages, have less educational attainment, and have worse access to resources, such as technology and health care, compared to whites in the region.
LOS is a multi-county, local government, planning and development organization. LOS provides local governments in western North Carolina with technical assistance to administer projects and programs that benefit the region’s citizens.
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