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In San Antonio, rent is rising but wages aren’t

The city already has some of the worst poverty and segregation rates in the country. Now increasing rents are leaving low-income households struggling to keep up with the cost of living.

Barbie Hammond and her granddaughter Libby near the Artisan At Willow Springs Apartments in San Antonio.

Falling behind

Melissa Romo and her children Mia and Zavier in front of their home on San Antonio's West Side.
Melissa Romo at her home on San Antonio's West Side.

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