19.1% Poverty Rate in Mendocino County, California

Poverty Rate in Mendocino County, California

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

California County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

18.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Mendocino County, California who were born citizens of the United States is 18.0%.

26.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Mendocino County, California who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 26.2%.

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

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

Of the 74,627 residents of Mendocino County, California who were born citizens of the United States, 13,458 (18.0%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 2,990 (26.2%) of 11,405 residents of Mendocino 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 Mendocino County, California

The Poverty Rate in Mendocino County is 19.1%.
Mendocino County is in California.
California Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Covelo 39.6%

1,198

Brooktrails 15.8%

3,705

Fort Bragg 19.0%

7,170

Laytonville 36.6%

1,156

Redwood Valley 2.9%

1,747

Talmage 17.5%

956

Ukiah 20.0%

15,582

Willits 27.4%

4,782

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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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