9.8% Poverty Rate in El Dorado County, California

Poverty Rate in El Dorado County, California

How does the Poverty Rate in El Dorado County, California compare to other counties in California?

California County Poverty Rate Comparison

What is the poverty rate for residents of El Dorado County, California born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

9.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of El Dorado County, California who were born citizens of the United States is 9.6%.

12.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of El Dorado County, California who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 12.0%.

Poverty Rate for residents of El Dorado County, California born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Foreign-born residents of El Dorado County, California have a higher poverty rate than those who were born US citizens.

Of the 166,385 residents of El Dorado County, California who were born citizens of the United States, 15,961 (9.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 2,035 (12.0%) of 16,934 residents of El Dorado County, California 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 El Dorado County, California

The Poverty Rate in El Dorado County is 9.8%.
El Dorado County is in California.
California Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Diamond Springs 13.3%

11,442

El Dorado Hills 4.2%

45,099

Georgetown 6.0%

2,267

Auburn Lake Trails 4.1%

3,632

Cameron Park 11.6%

19,684

Camino 10.5%

1,652

Placerville 18.6%

10,039

Pollock Pines 18.6%

7,229

Shingle Springs 6.1%

4,044

South Lake Tahoe 15.5%

21,406

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2018 California 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 California 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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