A recent study showed that low-income neighborhoods are more likely to have tobacco retailers near schools than other neighborhoods.
Heather D’Angelo, PhD, Alice Ammerman, DrPH, RD, Penny Gordon-Larsen, PhD, Laura Linnan, ScD, Leslie Lytle, PhD, and Kurt M. Ribisl, PhD. Sociodemographic Disparities in Proximity of Schools to Tobacco Outlets and Fast-Food Restaurants. AJPH ; September 2016, Vol 106, No. 9https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4981785/pdf/AJPH.2016.303259.pdf