1. It has the largest income disparity in the United States.
Forbes just named Jackson the most unequal city in America. It’s no secret that ski towns have an astounding amount of inequality, but Jackson tops even Aspen and Veil. This rich man’s playground has the largest gap between the top 1 percent and bottom 99 percent, with the top earners making 213 times more than the bottom 99 percent of families. There’s a saying here, that the billionaires are pushing out the millionaires. You may laugh, but deep down, you’ll wonder how long this game can be played.