20.9% Poverty Rate in Russell County, Alabama

Poverty Rate in Russell County, Alabama

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

Alabama County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

20.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Russell County, Alabama who were born citizens of the United States is 20.8%.

25.5%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Russell County, Alabama who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 25.5%.

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

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

Of the 55,700 residents of Russell County, Alabama who were born citizens of the United States, 11,564 (20.8%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 460 (25.5%) of 1,804 residents of Russell 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 Russell County, Alabama

The Poverty Rate in Russell County is 20.9%.
Russell County is in Alabama.
Alabama Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Ladonia 33.1%

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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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