11.5% Poverty Rate in Lawrence County, Indiana

Poverty Rate in Lawrence County, Indiana

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

Indiana County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

11.5%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Lawrence County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States is 11.5%.

14.5%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Lawrence County, Indiana who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 14.5%.

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

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

Of the 44,056 residents of Lawrence County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States, 5,053 (11.5%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 97 (14.5%) of 667 residents of Lawrence 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 Lawrence County, Indiana

The Poverty Rate in Lawrence County is 11.5%.
Lawrence County is in Indiana.
Indiana Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Bedford 17.9%

12,670

Mitchell 12.0%

4,179

Oolitic 23.7%

1,110

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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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