20.9% Poverty Rate in Tippecanoe County, Indiana

Poverty Rate in Tippecanoe County, Indiana

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

Indiana County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

19.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Tippecanoe County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States is 19.1%.

36.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Tippecanoe County, Indiana who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 36.4%.

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

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

Of the 151,888 residents of Tippecanoe County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States, 29,013 (19.1%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 6,562 (36.4%) of 18,049 residents of Tippecanoe 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 Tippecanoe County, Indiana

The Poverty Rate in Tippecanoe County is 20.9%.
Tippecanoe County is in Indiana.
Indiana Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Battle Ground 8.2%

1,717

Dayton 14.6%

1,612

Lafayette 18.9%

70,916

Shadeland 5.3%

1,841

West Lafayette 41.1%

31,015

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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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