23.8% Poverty Rate in Escambia County, Alabama

Poverty Rate in Escambia County, Alabama

How does the Poverty Rate in Escambia County, Alabama compare to other counties in Alabama?

Alabama County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

23.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Escambia County, Alabama who were born citizens of the United States is 23.9%.

18.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Escambia County, Alabama who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 18.2%.

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

Residents of Escambia County, Alabama who were born as US Citizens have a higher poverty rate than those who were born citizens of a country outside of the United States.

Of the 34,448 residents of Escambia County, Alabama who were born citizens of the United States, 8,227 (23.9%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 54 (18.2%) of 297 residents of Escambia County, 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 Escambia County, Alabama

The Poverty Rate in Escambia County is 23.8%.
Escambia County is in Alabama.
Alabama Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Atmore 23.5%

7,442

Brewton 26.1%

5,011

East Brewton 24.9%

2,960

Flomaton 43.3%

1,770

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2018 Alabama Poverty Line

Household Size Poverty Level
1 $12,140
2 $16,460
3 $20,780
4 $25,100
5 $29,420
6 $33,740
Per Additional +$4,320

The poverty line for Alabama in 2018 is based on the federal guidelines, which begins at $12,140 for a single person, adding $4,320 for each additional person.

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