A study from 24/7 Wall St. is reporting that Louisiana has one of the lowest median family incomes in the country.

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The study took into account each state's cost of living and many other factors.

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To be considered middle income in Louisiana the range is $22,916 to $112,915.  Louisiana's median family income is $61,847.

Many of the states surrounding Louisiana are on the lower end of the spectrum as well.

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10 States with the Lowest Median Family Income

  1. Mississippi -- $57,380
  2. West Virginia -- $57,718
  3. Arkansas -- $58,080
  4. New Mexico -- $58,760
  5. Louisiana -- $61,847
  6. Kentucky -- $62,228
  7. Alabama -- $63,837
  8. Oklahoma -- $64,082
  9. Tennessee -- $65,656
  10. South Carolina -- $65,742
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10 States with the Highest Median Family Income

  1. Massachusetts -- $101,548
  2. Maryland -- $101,437
  3. New Jersey -- $101,404
  4. Connecticut -- $98,100
  5. Hawaii -- $95,448
  6. New Hampshire -- $93,930
  7. Alaska -- $89,847
  8. Minnesota -- $89,039
  9. Colorado -- $88,955
  10. Virginia -- $88,929

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