11.6% Poverty Rate in Putnam County, Indiana

Poverty Rate in Putnam County, Indiana

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

Indiana County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

11.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Putnam County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States is 11.6%.

12.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Putnam County, Indiana who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 12.9%.

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

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

Of the 31,639 residents of Putnam County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States, 3,660 (11.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 36 (12.9%) of 279 residents of Putnam 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 Putnam County, Indiana

The Poverty Rate in Putnam County is 11.6%.
Putnam County is in Indiana.
Indiana Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Cloverdale 13.8%

1,626

Greencastle 13.8%

7,684

Heritage Lake 7.5%

3,000

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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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