8.2% Poverty Rate in Placer County, California

Poverty Rate in Placer County, California

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

California County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

8.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Placer County, California who were born citizens of the United States is 8.1%.

8.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Placer County, California who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 8.8%.

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

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

Of the 331,340 residents of Placer County, California who were born citizens of the United States, 26,944 (8.1%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 3,529 (8.8%) of 40,327 residents of Placer 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 Placer County, California

The Poverty Rate in Placer County is 8.2%.
Placer County is in California.
California Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Colfax 14.7%

2,187

Granite Bay 3.8%

22,456

Auburn 11.7%

13,713

Foresthill 14.2%

1,475

Kings Beach 11.5%

2,812

Lincoln 6.9%

46,148

Loomis 7.6%

6,669

Meadow Vista 5.1%

3,448

Newcastle 12.4%

1,261

North Auburn 12.0%

12,671

Rocklin 7.0%

60,967

Roseville 8.9%

129,934

Sheridan 22.2%

1,337

Sunnyside-Tahoe City 8.9%

1,256

Tahoe Vista 9.5%

1,290

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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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