9.5% Poverty Rate in Linn County, Iowa

Poverty Rate in Linn County, Iowa

How does the Poverty Rate in Linn County, Iowa compare to other counties in Iowa?

Iowa County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

9.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Linn County, Iowa who were born citizens of the United States is 9.3%.

12.9%

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

Poverty Rate for residents of Linn County, Iowa born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

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

Of the 205,855 residents of Linn County, Iowa who were born citizens of the United States, 19,178 (9.3%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 1,102 (12.9%) of 8,570 residents of Linn County, Iowa 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 Linn County, Iowa

The Poverty Rate in Linn County is 9.5%.
Linn County is in Iowa.
Iowa Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Cedar Rapids 11.4%

126,924

Center Point 2.3%

2,517

Central City 12.4%

1,377

Ely 2.6%

2,138

Fairfax 0.2%

2,473

Hiawatha 13.4%

7,156

Lisbon 9.8%

2,135

Marion 7.2%

37,559

Mount Vernon 3.6%

3,376

Palo 10.3%

1,054

Robins 0.6%

3,380

Springville 2.5%

1,159

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2018 Iowa 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 Iowa 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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