18.9% Poverty Rate in Adams County, Indiana

Poverty Rate in Adams County, Indiana

How does the Poverty Rate in Adams County, Indiana compare to other counties in Indiana?

Indiana County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

18.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Adams County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States is 18.9%.

16.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Adams County, Indiana who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 16.0%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Adams County, Indiana born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Residents of Adams County, Indiana 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 33,761 residents of Adams County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States, 6,396 (18.9%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 52 (16.0%) of 324 residents of Adams County, Indiana 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 Adams County, Indiana

The Poverty Rate in Adams County is 18.9%.
Adams County is in Indiana.
Indiana Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Berne 14.3%

3,804

Decatur 20.2%

9,136

Geneva 18.1%

1,366

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2018 Indiana 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 Indiana 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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