15.6% Poverty Rate in Riverside County, California

Poverty Rate in Riverside County, California

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

California County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

14.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Riverside County, California who were born citizens of the United States is 14.9%.

18.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Riverside County, California who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 18.2%.

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

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

Of the 1,811,686 residents of Riverside County, California who were born citizens of the United States, 269,805 (14.9%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 92,410 (18.2%) of 508,308 residents of Riverside 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 Riverside County, California

The Poverty Rate in Riverside County is 15.6%.
Riverside County is in California.
California Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Blythe 26.2%

13,305

Canyon Lake 6.4%

11,014

Cathedral City 20.7%

53,609

Cherry Valley 14.3%

7,862

Coachella 28.0%

44,340

Corona 11.6%

162,928

Coronita 6.7%

2,949

Desert Edge 25.8%

3,156

Desert Hot Springs 36.8%

28,149

Desert Palms 8.0%

6,949

East Hemet 17.6%

19,762

Eastvale 7.2%

59,541

French Valley 7.7%

30,354

Garnet 29.0%

5,716

Good Hope 31.8%

9,332

Green Acres 38.6%

2,767

Banning 23.4%

29,733

Beaumont 11.8%

43,314

Bermuda Dunes 12.7%

7,243

Anza 16.3%

3,284

Cabazon 31.5%

3,898

Calimesa 12.1%

8,468

El Sobrante 4.4%

14,451

Hemet 23.2%

82,836

Highgrove 31.4%

4,302

Home Gardens 20.7%

11,950

Homeland 23.5%

7,471

Idyllwild-Pine Cove 16.4%

2,588

Indian Wells 4.4%

5,267

Indio 18.1%

85,971

Lake Elsinore 15.8%

61,705

Lakeland Village 23.5%

13,281

Lake Mathews 14.0%

6,342

Lakeview 38.2%

2,374

La Quinta 11.2%

40,112

March ARB 9.2%

1,003

Meadowbrook 11.6%

2,637

Mead Valley 31.4%

20,268

Mecca 42.8%

7,893

Menifee 10.4%

86,280

Moreno Valley 16.8%

202,666

Murrieta 8.9%

109,307

Norco 7.5%

23,834

North Shore 25.4%

3,349

Nuevo 18.9%

6,979

Oasis 42.9%

3,240

Palm Desert 12.5%

51,495

Palm Springs 18.5%

46,709

Perris 21.2%

73,845

Rancho Mirage 11.8%

17,892

Riverside 16.6%

309,861

Romoland 15.1%

2,081

San Jacinto 18.2%

46,446

Sky Valley 20.2%

2,429

Temecula 6.8%

110,280

Thermal 34.5%

2,165

Thousand Palms 13.6%

7,348

Valle Vista 18.7%

16,637

Vista Santa Rosa 18.4%

3,318

Warm Springs 21.5%

1,417

Wildomar 12.7%

35,255

Winchester 15.5%

2,721

Woodcrest 8.5%

16,371

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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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