20.8% Poverty Rate in Humboldt County, California

Poverty Rate in Humboldt County, California

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

California County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

20.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Humboldt County, California who were born citizens of the United States is 20.7%.

22.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Humboldt County, California who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 22.6%.

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

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

Of the 125,021 residents of Humboldt County, California who were born citizens of the United States, 25,862 (20.7%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 1,619 (22.6%) of 7,157 residents of Humboldt 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 Humboldt County, California

The Poverty Rate in Humboldt County is 20.8%.
Humboldt County is in California.
California Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Blue Lake 21.4%

1,096

Cutten 14.1%

2,896

Bayview 24.3%

2,466

Arcata 37.2%

15,974

Eureka 22.8%

26,434

Ferndale 12.5%

1,452

Fortuna 17.6%

11,835

Humboldt Hill 8.8%

3,981

Hydesville 10.1%

1,004

McKinleyville 16.1%

16,853

Myrtletown 13.2%

5,038

Pine Hills 22.2%

2,963

Redway 6.1%

1,433

Rio Dell 11.4%

3,371

Westhaven-Moonstone 10.0%

1,153

Willow Creek 34.0%

1,434

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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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