Poverty in Brookside, Alabama

What is the poverty rate in Brookside, Alabama?
The poverty rate in Brookside is 25.9%. One out of every 3.9 residents of Brookside lives in poverty.

How many people in Brookside, Alabama live in poverty?
343 of 1,323 Brookside residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.

How does the poverty rate in Brookside compare to the rest of Alabama?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Alabama is 18.0%, meaning Brookside has a dramatically higher than average percentage of residents below the poverty line when compared to the rest of Alabama.

Source: 2017 ACS 5 Year

Brookside, Alabama Poverty Rate By Race

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Brookside, Alabama Poverty Rate By Sex

What is the poverty rate for men vs women living in Brookside, Alabama?

Male

The Poverty Rate for men who live in Brookside, Alabama is 21.8%.

Female

The Poverty Rate for women who live in Brookside, Alabama is 29.9%.

Poverty Rate Disparity for Male vs Female Residents of Brookside, Alabama

Female residents of Brookside, Alabama are significantly(37%) more likely to live in poverty than males.

141 of 647 males in Brookside live below the poverty line.

202 of 676 females in Brookside live below the poverty line.

Brookside, Alabama Poverty Rate By Age

What's the Poverty Rate By Age in Brookside, Alabama?

Brookside, Alabama Poverty Rate Distribution by Age

Breakdown of Brookside, Alabama Poverty Rate By Age

Age Poverty Rate

Children Under 6

27.0%

Children 6 to 11 Years Old

37.3%

Adolescents 12 to 17 Years Old

58.9%

Adults 18 to 59 Years Old

20.4%

Adults 60 to 74 Years Old

16.0%

75 to 84 Years Old

14.9%

Over 85 Years Old

0.0%

Brookside, Alabama Poverty Rate By Place of Birth

What is the poverty rate for residents of Brookside, Alabama born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

US Citizen

The Poverty Rate for residents of Brookside, Alabama who were born citizens of the United States is 25.7%.

Foreign

The Poverty Rate for residents of Brookside, Alabama who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 100.0%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Brookside, Alabama born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Foreign-born residents of Brookside, Alabama have a higher poverty rate than those who were born US citizens.

Of the 1,319 residents of Brookside, Alabama who were born citizens of the United States, 339 (25.7%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 4 (100.0%) of 4 residents of Brookside, Alabama who were born citizens of a country other than the US reported income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Poverty Rate in Brookside, Alabama

The poverty rate in Brookside is 25.9%.
Brookside is in Jefferson County.
Alabama Poverty Rate by City
Here is a comparison of Poverty Rate by city(minimum 1,000 residents) in Jefferson County.
City Poverty Rate
Adamsville 16.0%
Bessemer 29.7%
Brighton 32.3%
Brookside 25.9%
Center Point 27.0%
Clay 3.8%
Concord 4.7%
Fairfield 25.5%
Forestdale 15.4%
Fultondale 13.0%
Gardendale 9.6%
Grayson Valley 11.8%
Graysville 15.1%
Homewood 9.6%
Hueytown 14.5%
Irondale 18.2%
Kimberly 6.4%
Lipscomb 26.7%
Midfield 25.3%
Minor 6.5%
Morris 6.3%
Mountain Brook 3.7%
Mount Olive 9.9%
Pinson 6.7%
Pleasant Grove 6.1%
Rock Creek 10.6%
Sylvan Springs 4.9%
Tarrant 28.5%
Warrior 21.8%

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