21.5% Poverty Rate in Walker County, Alabama

Poverty Rate in Walker County, Alabama

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

Alabama County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

21.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Walker County, Alabama who were born citizens of the United States is 21.2%.

41.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Walker County, Alabama who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 41.0%.

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

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

Of the 62,943 residents of Walker County, Alabama who were born citizens of the United States, 13,375 (21.2%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 379 (41.0%) of 924 residents of Walker 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 Walker County, Alabama

The Poverty Rate in Walker County is 21.5%.
Walker County is in Alabama.
Alabama Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Carbon Hill 22.1%

1,461

Cordova 35.8%

1,909

Dora 17.6%

2,212

Jasper 20.2%

13,151

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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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