19.7% Poverty Rate in La Paz County, Arizona

Poverty Rate in La Paz County, Arizona

How does the Poverty Rate in La Paz County, Arizona compare to other counties in Arizona?

Arizona County Poverty Rate Comparison

What is the poverty rate for residents of La Paz County, Arizona born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

19.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of La Paz County, Arizona who were born citizens of the United States is 19.6%.

19.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of La Paz County, Arizona who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 19.8%.

Poverty Rate for residents of La Paz County, Arizona born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Foreign-born residents of La Paz County, Arizona have a higher poverty rate than those who were born US citizens.

Of the 18,079 residents of La Paz County, Arizona who were born citizens of the United States, 3,552 (19.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 419 (19.8%) of 2,118 residents of La Paz County, Arizona 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 La Paz County, Arizona

The Poverty Rate in La Paz County is 19.7%.
La Paz County is in Arizona.
Arizona Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Cienega Springs 28.0%

1,887

Parker 17.2%

2,935

Quartzsite 9.5%

3,669

Salome 16.0%

1,296

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2018 Arizona 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 Arizona 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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