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Chris

The map shows median household income, while the chart shows income distribution -- two different things. The range of values in the map is from <40k to >60k, while the range in the chart is zero to 200k+. Makes perfect sense to me, although clearly having the map and chart show slightly different but very similar indicators does invite confusion -- I wonder if there is a better way the designer could have made the distinction clear? Two totally different color scales, perhaps? Although that would most likely break the overall aesthetic unity...

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