20.7% Poverty Rate in Siskiyou County, California

Poverty Rate in Siskiyou County, California

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

California County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

20.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Siskiyou County, California who were born citizens of the United States is 20.2%.

29.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Siskiyou County, California who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 29.7%.

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

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

Of the 40,837 residents of Siskiyou County, California who were born citizens of the United States, 8,241 (20.2%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 674 (29.7%) of 2,270 residents of Siskiyou 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 Siskiyou County, California

The Poverty Rate in Siskiyou County is 20.7%.
Siskiyou County is in California.
California Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Dunsmuir 17.2%

1,580

McCloud 18.2%

1,099

Montague 17.0%

1,385

Mount Shasta 30.5%

3,263

Weed 22.1%

2,562

Yreka 27.5%

7,534

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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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