16.5% Poverty Rate in Howard County, Indiana

Poverty Rate in Howard County, Indiana

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

Indiana County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

16.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Howard County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States is 16.6%.

11.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Howard County, Indiana who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 11.3%.

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

Residents of Howard 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 79,454 residents of Howard County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States, 13,213 (16.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 187 (11.3%) of 1,659 residents of Howard 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 Howard County, Indiana

The Poverty Rate in Howard County is 16.5%.
Howard County is in Indiana.
Indiana Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Greentown 13.0%

2,554

Kokomo 20.4%

56,828

Russiaville 9.4%

1,070

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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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