Chart: Recreational marijuana stores are clustered in low-income areas of Denver, Seattle

By Eli McVey In Denver and Seattle – two of the largest recreational marijuana markets in the nation – retail cannabis stores are concentrated in low-income neighborhoods throughout each city. A Marijuana Business Daily analysis of adult-use store locations and median household income by zip code found that 40% of rec shops in Seattle and nearly 45% of rec stores in Denver are located in parts of each city where average earnings fall in the bottom 25th percentile. In other words, low-income neighborhoods are home to a disproportionately large number of retail marijuana stores in those two cities. ... Chart: Recreational marijuana stores are clustered in low-income areas of Denver, Seattle is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs