What is the poverty rate in Northfield, Illinois?
The poverty rate in Northfield is 6.4%. One out of every 15.6 residents of Northfield lives in poverty.
How many people in Northfield, Illinois live in poverty?
350 of 5,459 Northfield residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.
How does the poverty rate in Northfield compare to the rest of Illinois?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Illinois is 13.5%, meaning Northfield has a dramatically lower than average percentage of residents below the poverty line when compared to the rest of Illinois.
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The Poverty Rate of white residents in Northfield, Illinois is dramatically lower than the national average of 10.3%. 272 of 4,816 white Illinoisans live below the poverty line. Approximately 88.2% of the total population of Northfield, Illinois are white.
The Poverty Rate for men who live in Northfield, Illinois is 3.6%.
The Poverty Rate for women who live in Northfield, Illinois is 8.7%.
88 of 2,442 males in Northfield live below the poverty line.
262 of 3,017 females in Northfield live below the poverty line.
Understanding where poverty hits hardest in Northfield can be better understood by segmenting poverty by whether or not the resident is in school or not.
Poverty for younger ages in Northfield is seen as the most undesirable for the future of the community.
Poverty for developing children and young adults in Northfield can have drastic impacts on graduation and college attendance rates.
Adult students in college, graduate or professional schools generally bring employers, revenue and higher living wages post-graduation and are seen as a positive to the community.
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The Poverty Rate for residents of Northfield, Illinois who were born citizens of the United States is 6.5%.
The Poverty Rate for residents of Northfield, Illinois who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 5.8%.
Of the 4,652 residents of Northfield, Illinois who were born citizens of the United States, 303 (6.5%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
Conversely, 47 (5.8%) of 807 residents of Northfield, Illinois who were born citizens of a country other than the US reported income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
|Country Club Hills||10.7%|
|East Hazel Crest||12.7%|
|Indian Head Park||2.2%|
|La Grange Park||5.7%|
|South Chicago Heights||25.7%|