8.1% Poverty Rate in Marin County, California

Poverty Rate in Marin County, California

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

California County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

6.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Marin County, California who were born citizens of the United States is 6.7%.

14.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Marin County, California who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 14.4%.

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

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

Of the 208,438 residents of Marin County, California who were born citizens of the United States, 13,872 (6.7%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 6,643 (14.4%) of 46,190 residents of Marin 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 Marin County, California

The Poverty Rate in Marin County is 8.1%.
Marin County is in California.
California Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Black Point-Green Point 2.3%

1,544

Bolinas 18.0%

1,197

Corte Madera 3.9%

9,777

Belvedere 2.2%

2,156

Fairfax 5.9%

7,590

Inverness 4.9%

1,160

Kentfield 4.8%

6,917

Lagunitas-Forest Knolls 4.1%

1,790

Larkspur 6.9%

12,191

Lucas Valley-Marinwood 6.2%

7,011

Marin City 22.3%

3,004

Mill Valley 4.7%

14,323

Novato 7.9%

55,123

Ross 7.2%

2,297

San Anselmo 3.0%

12,579

San Rafael 14.5%

57,613

Santa Venetia 7.4%

4,779

Sausalito 5.7%

7,114

Sleepy Hollow 4.3%

2,131

Strawberry 7.5%

5,248

Tamalpais-Homestead Valley 3.1%

10,844

Tiburon 2.5%

9,173

Woodacre 2.9%

1,574

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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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