5.0% Poverty Rate in Hamilton County, Indiana

Poverty Rate in Hamilton County, Indiana

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

Indiana County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

4.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Hamilton County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States is 4.6%.

9.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Hamilton County, Indiana who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 9.0%.

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

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

Of the 284,365 residents of Hamilton County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States, 13,218 (4.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 2,104 (9.0%) of 23,340 residents of Hamilton 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 Hamilton County, Indiana

The Poverty Rate in Hamilton County is 5.0%.
Hamilton County is in Indiana.
Indiana Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Arcadia 16.9%

1,271

Carmel 3.7%

88,048

Cicero 5.9%

4,837

Fishers 3.3%

87,293

Noblesville 6.5%

58,973

Sheridan 14.5%

2,816

Westfield 6.7%

35,750

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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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