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Underbanked

Percentage of households that either don't have bank accounts or are underbanked, meaning they have bank accounts but use other financial services for lending.

Mississippi 41.6

District of Columbia 36.1

Texas 35.8

Kentucky 35.6

South Carolina 34.4

Arkansas 32.4

New Mexico 33.1

Alabama 31.8

Louisiana 31.6

Georgia 31.6

U.S. 25.6

INSIDE THE NUMBERS

20.3

Percentage of households with annual income of $30,000 or less that are unbanked

23.2

Percentage of black households that are unbanked

35.8

Percentage of black households that are underbanked, meaning they have an account but might use pawn shops, payday lenders, and other financial services for loans

59.9

Percentage of households headed by unmarried females that are either are unbanked or underbanked

182,000

The number of S.C. households (10.2 percent) that are unbanked, meaning they don't have bank accounts

SOURCE: Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.

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