10.4% Poverty Rate in Ouray County, Colorado

Poverty Rate in Ouray County, Colorado

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

Colorado County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

10.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Ouray County, Colorado who were born citizens of the United States is 10.6%.

3.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Ouray County, Colorado who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 3.9%.

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

Residents of Ouray 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 4,537 residents of Ouray County, Colorado who were born citizens of the United States, 480 (10.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 4 (3.9%) of 102 residents of Ouray 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 Ouray County, Colorado

The Poverty Rate in Ouray County is 10.4%.
Ouray County is in Colorado.
Colorado Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Ridgway 18.9%

1,058

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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