Piantini is in particular populated by individuals from the upper class. This district or neighborhood has the lowest poverty rate in the city of Santo Domingo: 0.9%;[nb 1] and has the second most expensive price per m² in the country, after Los Cacicazgos’ Anacaona Avenue.
^The urban subdivisions of Zoológico (Zoo) and Paseo de los Indios (The Promenade of the [Amer]indians, which includes the "South Vantage Point Park"), with a "0%" poverty rate, are not taken into consideration because they have no permanent population.
^Morillo Pérez, Antonio (December 2013). "Atlas de la Pobreza 2010: Distrito Nacional"(Spanish). Unidad Asesora de Análisis Económico y Social (Ministerio de Economía, Planificación y Desarrollo de la República Dominicana). Page 19. Retrieved 11 September 2014.