11.2% Poverty Rate in Weld County, Colorado

Poverty Rate in Weld County, Colorado

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

Colorado County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

11.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Weld County, Colorado who were born citizens of the United States is 11.0%.

13.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Weld County, Colorado who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 13.9%.

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

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

Of the 254,159 residents of Weld County, Colorado who were born citizens of the United States, 27,920 (11.0%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 3,433 (13.9%) of 24,762 residents of Weld 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 Weld County, Colorado

The Poverty Rate in Weld County is 11.2%.
Weld County is in Colorado.
Colorado Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Aristocrat Ranchettes 6.3%

1,150

Ault 14.1%

2,054

Dacono 5.0%

4,929

Eaton 8.1%

4,931

Evans 14.3%

19,748

Firestone 3.8%

12,266

Fort Lupton 9.2%

7,823

Frederick 2.1%

11,378

Greeley 17.5%

94,713

Hudson 16.8%

1,605

Keenesburg 10.3%

1,384

Kersey 6.8%

1,822

La Salle 9.2%

2,752

Mead 5.5%

4,300

Milliken 4.7%

6,362

Pierce 7.2%

1,049

Platteville 13.8%

2,660

Severance 2.4%

3,816

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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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