18.2% Poverty Rate in Wayne County, Indiana

Poverty Rate in Wayne County, Indiana

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

Indiana County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

18.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Wayne County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States is 18.1%.

24.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Wayne County, Indiana who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 24.3%.

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

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

Of the 63,143 residents of Wayne County, Indiana who were born citizens of the United States, 11,444 (18.1%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 283 (24.3%) of 1,165 residents of Wayne 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 Wayne County, Indiana

The Poverty Rate in Wayne County is 18.2%.
Wayne County is in Indiana.
Indiana Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Cambridge City 16.5%

1,955

Centerville 20.4%

2,523

Hagerstown 13.8%

1,611

Richmond 23.4%

33,565

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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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