9.9% Poverty Rate in New London County, Connecticut

Poverty Rate in New London County, Connecticut

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

Connecticut County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

9.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of New London County, Connecticut who were born citizens of the United States is 9.8%.

11.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of New London County, Connecticut who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 11.4%.

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

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

Of the 236,503 residents of New London County, Connecticut who were born citizens of the United States, 23,162 (9.8%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 2,527 (11.4%) of 22,071 residents of New London 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 New London County, Connecticut

The Poverty Rate in New London County is 9.9%.
New London County is in Connecticut.
Connecticut Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Jewett City 14.4%

3,366

Long Hill 3.1%

4,358

Mystic 5.5%

4,004

New London 28.3%

23,432

Niantic 7.2%

2,866

Noank 7.0%

1,597

Norwich 14.6%

39,454

Old Mystic 9.3%

3,519

Oxoboxo River 7.7%

2,896

Pawcatuck 15.6%

4,981

Poquonock Bridge 26.4%

2,233

Baltic 24.3%

1,148

Colchester 7.8%

4,698

Conning Towers Nautilus Park 8.7%

6,464

Groton 14.9%

9,156

Waterford 13.7%

2,676

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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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