14.1% Poverty Rate in Gunnison County, Colorado

Poverty Rate in Gunnison County, Colorado

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

Colorado County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

14.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Gunnison County, Colorado who were born citizens of the United States is 14.2%.

10.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Gunnison County, Colorado who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 10.6%.

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

Residents of Gunnison County, Colorado who were born as US Citizens have a higher poverty rate than those who were born citizens of a country outside of the United States.

Of the 14,857 residents of Gunnison County, Colorado who were born citizens of the United States, 2,110 (14.2%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 60 (10.6%) of 565 residents of Gunnison 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 Gunnison County, Colorado

The Poverty Rate in Gunnison County is 14.1%.
Gunnison County is in Colorado.
Colorado Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Crested Butte 9.0%

1,385

Gunnison 25.7%

5,489

Mount Crested Butte 5.2%

1,018

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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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