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America's 10 Richest Metropolitan Areas

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New York City on November 1, 2012. (Photo by Afton Almaraz/Getty Images) | Getty Images
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Looking to run into a lot of rich people? Head to Washington, D.C.

Some U.S. metropolitan areas are far richer than others, according to a new report from the Census Bureau. For example, 14.1 percent of households in the Washington, D.C., area are in the top 5 percent of incomes nationwide, while just 3.9 percent of San Antonio-area households are in the top 5 percent. Incidentally, the richest metropolitan areas are all on the country's coasts.

Check out the richest U.S. metropolitan areas below:

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(Hat tip: CNNMoney.)

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