18.3% Poverty Rate in Pima County, Arizona

Poverty Rate in Pima County, Arizona

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

Arizona County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

17.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Pima County, Arizona who were born citizens of the United States is 17.4%.

24.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Pima County, Arizona who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 24.8%.

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

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

Of the 852,324 residents of Pima County, Arizona who were born citizens of the United States, 148,127 (17.4%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 31,442 (24.8%) of 126,738 residents of Pima 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 Pima County, Arizona

The Poverty Rate in Pima County is 18.3%.
Pima County is in Arizona.
Arizona Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Ajo 32.8%

3,509

Arivaca Junction 24.9%

1,187

Avra Valley 19.9%

5,227

Casas Adobes 10.0%

67,852

Catalina 9.9%

7,709

Catalina Foothills 6.2%

49,836

Corona de Tucson 1.8%

7,514

Drexel Heights 19.9%

27,932

Flowing Wells 25.4%

14,953

Green Valley 5.5%

21,795

Oro Valley 5.8%

42,788

Picture Rocks 13.7%

8,580

Rincon Valley 5.9%

6,140

Sahuarita 6.5%

28,067

Sells 48.0%

2,586

South Tucson 46.2%

5,586

Summit 31.4%

5,336

Tanque Verde 5.1%

16,140

Three Points 29.1%

5,453

Tucson 24.1%

506,446

Tucson Estates 15.3%

12,007

Vail 8.9%

11,735

Valencia West 13.0%

11,468

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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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