17.1% Poverty Rate in St. Joseph County, Indiana

Poverty Rate in St. Joseph County, Indiana

How does the Poverty Rate in St. Joseph County, Indiana compare to other counties in Indiana?

Indiana County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

16.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of St. Joseph County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States is 16.9%.

21.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of St. Joseph County, Indiana who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 21.2%.

Poverty Rate for residents of St. Joseph County, Indiana born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

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

Of the 240,409 residents of St. Joseph County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States, 40,536 (16.9%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 3,467 (21.2%) of 16,389 residents of St. Joseph 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 St. Joseph County, Indiana

The Poverty Rate in St. Joseph County is 17.1%.
St. Joseph County is in Indiana.
Indiana Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Granger 4.1%

30,689

Mishawaka 18.8%

47,368

New Carlisle 11.7%

1,833

North Liberty 18.7%

1,939

Notre Dame 80.2%

545

Osceola 6.7%

2,712

South Bend 25.4%

99,646

Walkerton 11.8%

2,051

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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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