18.3% Poverty Rate in Rush County, Indiana

Poverty Rate in Rush County, Indiana

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

Indiana County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

18.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Rush County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States is 18.2%.

47.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Rush County, Indiana who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 47.1%.

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

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

Of the 16,438 residents of Rush County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States, 2,987 (18.2%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 40 (47.1%) of 85 residents of Rush 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 Rush County, Indiana

The Poverty Rate in Rush County is 18.3%.
Rush County is in Indiana.
Indiana Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Rushville 18.5%

5,938

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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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