14.6% Poverty Rate in Lassen County, California

Poverty Rate in Lassen County, California

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

California County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

14.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Lassen County, California who were born citizens of the United States is 14.4%.

22.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Lassen County, California who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 22.1%.

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

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

Of the 20,984 residents of Lassen County, California who were born citizens of the United States, 3,030 (14.4%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 125 (22.1%) of 566 residents of Lassen 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 Lassen County, California

The Poverty Rate in Lassen County is 14.6%.
Lassen County is in California.
California Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Herlong 5.2%

193

Janesville 10.8%

1,298

Johnstonville 12.2%

1,139

Susanville 20.7%

7,072

Westwood 10.0%

1,645

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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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