13.3% Poverty Rate in Plumas County, California

Poverty Rate in Plumas County, California

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

California County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

13.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Plumas County, California who were born citizens of the United States is 13.1%.

17.5%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Plumas County, California who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 17.5%.

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

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

Of the 17,764 residents of Plumas County, California who were born citizens of the United States, 2,332 (13.1%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 107 (17.5%) of 613 residents of Plumas 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 Plumas County, California

The Poverty Rate in Plumas County is 13.3%.
Plumas County is in California.
California Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Chester 8.9%

2,247

East Quincy 16.1%

2,450

Portola 26.8%

2,006

Quincy 24.7%

1,881

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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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