14.8% Poverty Rate in Limestone County, Alabama

Poverty Rate in Limestone County, Alabama

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

Alabama County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

14.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Limestone County, Alabama who were born citizens of the United States is 14.4%.

24.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Limestone County, Alabama who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 24.2%.

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

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

Of the 85,111 residents of Limestone County, Alabama who were born citizens of the United States, 12,281 (14.4%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 857 (24.2%) of 3,537 residents of Limestone 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 Limestone County, Alabama

The Poverty Rate in Limestone County is 14.8%.
Limestone County is in Alabama.
Alabama Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Ardmore 20.9%

1,490

Athens 16.8%

24,146

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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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