12.3% Poverty Rate in Scott County, Iowa

Poverty Rate in Scott County, Iowa

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

Iowa County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

12.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Scott County, Iowa who were born citizens of the United States is 12.2%.

13.5%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Scott County, Iowa who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 13.5%.

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

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

Of the 161,608 residents of Scott County, Iowa who were born citizens of the United States, 19,735 (12.2%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 880 (13.5%) of 6,504 residents of Scott 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 Scott County, Iowa

The Poverty Rate in Scott County is 12.3%.
Scott County is in Iowa.
Iowa Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Bettendorf 5.3%

35,102

Buffalo 4.5%

1,188

Davenport 17.1%

99,281

Eldridge 8.1%

6,196

Le Claire 3.9%

3,927

Long Grove 5.4%

1,029

Park View 7.3%

2,627

Princeton 9.1%

1,111

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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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