7.2% Poverty Rate in Middlesex County, Connecticut

Poverty Rate in Middlesex County, Connecticut

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

Connecticut County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

7.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Middlesex County, Connecticut who were born citizens of the United States is 7.0%.

9.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Middlesex County, Connecticut who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 9.1%.

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

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

Of the 146,834 residents of Middlesex County, Connecticut who were born citizens of the United States, 10,343 (7.0%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 1,090 (9.1%) of 12,017 residents of Middlesex 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 Middlesex County, Connecticut

The Poverty Rate in Middlesex County is 7.2%.
Middlesex County is in Connecticut.
Connecticut Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Higganum 6.7%

1,708

Lake Pocotopaug 6.7%

3,479

Middletown 11.3%

42,712

Moodus 10.8%

1,076

Old Saybrook Center 7.2%

1,981

Portland 10.7%

5,516

Saybrook Manor 4.8%

1,031

Chester Center 7.3%

1,707

Clinton 8.1%

3,524

Deep River Center 8.1%

2,407

Durham 3.1%

2,761

East Hampton 9.2%

2,743

Essex Village 3.1%

2,477

Westbrook Center 17.2%

1,754

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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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