16.5% Poverty Rate in Delta County, Colorado

Poverty Rate in Delta County, Colorado

How does the Poverty Rate in Delta County, Colorado compare to other counties in Colorado?

Colorado County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

16.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Delta County, Colorado who were born citizens of the United States is 16.0%.

29.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Delta County, Colorado who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 29.0%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Delta County, Colorado born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

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

Of the 27,913 residents of Delta County, Colorado who were born citizens of the United States, 4,456 (16.0%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 339 (29.0%) of 1,167 residents of Delta County, Colorado 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 Delta County, Colorado

The Poverty Rate in Delta County is 16.5%.
Delta County is in Colorado.
Colorado Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Cedaredge 25.7%

2,175

Delta 16.4%

8,543

Orchard City 19.6%

2,996

Paonia 14.2%

1,321

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2018 Colorado 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 Colorado 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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