North and South Carolina en Number Of Poor Americans Stabilizes At 53-Year High <p>The number of people living in poverty across the country has stabilized. But it remains at a more than 50-year high, according to Census data released Wednesday. The data also show the South has the highest level of poverty of any region.&nbsp;<br>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 21:21:52 +0000 Michael Tomsic 4906 at