Welfare Info

Kentucky Poverty Rate

  • In Kentucky, an estimated 721,878 of 4,379,845 people live in poverty.

FAQs

  • What is the poverty rate in Kentucky?

    The poverty rate in Kentucky is 16.5%.

  • How many people in Kentucky live in poverty?

    In Kentucky, an estimated 721,878 of 4,379,845 people live in poverty.

  • How does the poverty rate in Kentucky compare to the US?

    The poverty rate in Kentucky is 28.91% higher than the US average. In Kentucky, an estimated 16.5% of 4,379,845 people live in poverty. In the United States, 12.8% of 324,173,084 people live in poverty.