22.8% Poverty Rate in Lake County, California

Poverty Rate in Lake County, California

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

California County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

22.5%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Lake County, California who were born citizens of the United States is 22.5%.

26.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Lake County, California who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 26.0%.

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

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

Of the 57,580 residents of Lake County, California who were born citizens of the United States, 12,962 (22.5%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 1,436 (26.0%) of 5,521 residents of Lake 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 Lake County, California

The Poverty Rate in Lake County is 22.8%.
Lake County is in California.
California Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Clearlake 35.9%

14,918

Clearlake Oaks 20.3%

2,275

Clearlake Riviera 19.8%

3,616

Hidden Valley Lake 11.3%

5,735

Kelseyville 29.6%

3,636

Lakeport 17.6%

4,598

Lower Lake 12.1%

1,443

Lucerne 25.7%

3,100

Nice 31.2%

2,475

North Lakeport 17.9%

3,256

Soda Bay 10.3%

1,169

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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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