16.0% Poverty Rate in Fulton County, Georgia

Poverty Rate in Fulton County, Georgia

How does the Poverty Rate in Fulton County, Georgia compare to other counties in Georgia?

Georgia County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

16.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Fulton County, Georgia who were born citizens of the United States is 16.4%.

13.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Fulton County, Georgia who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 13.4%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Fulton County, Georgia born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Residents of Fulton County, Georgia 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 853,803 residents of Fulton County, Georgia who were born citizens of the United States, 139,798 (16.4%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 16,721 (13.4%) of 124,730 residents of Fulton County, Georgia 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 Fulton County, Georgia

The Poverty Rate in Fulton County is 16.0%.
Fulton County is in Georgia.
Georgia Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Alpharetta 7.0%

63,595

Chattahoochee Hills 11.2%

2,692

East Point 24.8%

34,907

Fairburn 15.7%

14,168

Hapeville 16.4%

6,622

Johns Creek 4.6%

83,233

Milton 5.5%

37,556

Roswell 8.9%

93,707

Sandy Springs 11.2%

103,380

Union City 20.7%

20,781

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2018 Georgia 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 Georgia 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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