11.2% Poverty Rate in Hartford County, Connecticut

Poverty Rate in Hartford County, Connecticut

How does the Poverty Rate in Hartford County, Connecticut compare to other counties in Connecticut?

Connecticut County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

11.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Hartford County, Connecticut who were born citizens of the United States is 11.4%.

10.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Hartford County, Connecticut who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 10.3%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Hartford County, Connecticut born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Residents of Hartford County, Connecticut 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 739,303 residents of Hartford County, Connecticut who were born citizens of the United States, 84,056 (11.4%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 13,940 (10.3%) of 134,726 residents of Hartford County, Connecticut 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 Hartford County, Connecticut

The Poverty Rate in Hartford County is 11.2%.
Hartford County is in Connecticut.
Connecticut Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Kensington 2.8%

8,389

Manchester 13.4%

29,769

New Britain 22.7%

70,316

Newington 4.8%

30,303

North Granby 1.4%

1,522

Salmon Brook 5.9%

2,463

Blue Hills 6.4%

3,258

Bristol 10.4%

59,791

Broad Brook 13.4%

4,657

Canton Valley 2.5%

1,489

Collinsville 4.4%

3,447

East Hartford 13.0%

50,104

Glastonbury Center 5.6%

7,308

Hartford 30.5%

117,628

Hazardville 4.8%

4,965

Sherwood Manor 4.2%

5,418

Simsbury Center 2.8%

6,021

Southwood Acres 7.0%

7,816

Suffield Depot 13.5%

1,315

Tariffville 7.3%

1,216

Terramuggus 1.4%

1,018

Thompsonville 17.1%

8,088

Weatogue 1.4%

2,918

West Hartford 7.5%

61,585

West Simsbury 3.7%

2,300

Wethersfield 5.3%

26,380

Windsor Locks 6.9%

12,470

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2018 Connecticut 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 Connecticut 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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