14.7% Poverty Rate in Allen County, Indiana

Poverty Rate in Allen County, Indiana

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

Indiana County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

14.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Allen County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States is 14.3%.

21.5%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Allen County, Indiana who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 21.5%.

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

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

Of the 338,008 residents of Allen County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States, 48,174 (14.3%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 5,030 (21.5%) of 23,367 residents of Allen 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 Allen County, Indiana

The Poverty Rate in Allen County is 14.7%.
Allen County is in Indiana.
Indiana Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Fort Wayne 17.8%

257,307

Grabill 17.5%

1,471

Harlan 6.0%

1,649

Huntertown 5.4%

6,621

Leo-Cedarville 1.0%

3,721

Monroeville 8.1%

1,125

New Haven 12.3%

15,761

Woodburn 4.0%

1,634

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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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