10.7% Poverty Rate in Sonoma County, California

Poverty Rate in Sonoma County, California

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

California County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

10.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Sonoma County, California who were born citizens of the United States is 10.3%.

12.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Sonoma County, California who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 12.6%.

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

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

Of the 411,769 residents of Sonoma County, California who were born citizens of the United States, 42,259 (10.3%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 10,448 (12.6%) of 82,597 residents of Sonoma 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 Sonoma County, California

The Poverty Rate in Sonoma County is 10.7%.
Sonoma County is in California.
California Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Cloverdale 6.6%

8,721

Cotati 10.8%

7,433

Eldridge 9.4%

1,487

Graton 8.4%

1,813

Boyes Hot Springs 8.6%

7,332

El Verano 1.1%

3,647

Fetters Hot Springs-Agua Caliente 20.2%

4,769

Forestville 10.5%

3,645

Guerneville 19.7%

4,561

Healdsburg 5.7%

11,634

Kenwood 6.1%

1,144

Larkfield-Wikiup 8.1%

9,129

Monte Rio 22.1%

1,009

Penngrove 6.3%

2,922

Petaluma 8.7%

59,736

Rohnert Park 15.0%

42,225

Roseland 10.7%

5,708

Santa Rosa 11.8%

171,790

Sea Ranch 0.0%

1,137

Sebastopol 11.0%

7,520

Sonoma 10.4%

10,772

Temelec 6.9%

1,641

Windsor 4.2%

27,355

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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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