22.4% Poverty Rate in Baltimore city, Maryland

Poverty Rate in Baltimore city, Maryland

How does the Poverty Rate in Baltimore city, Maryland compare to other counties in Maryland?

Maryland County Poverty Rate Comparison

What is the poverty rate for residents of Baltimore city, Maryland born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

22.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Baltimore city, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States is 22.7%.

19.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Baltimore city, Maryland who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 19.2%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Baltimore city, Maryland born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Residents of Baltimore city, Maryland who were born as US Citizens have a higher poverty rate than those who were born citizens of a country outside of the United States.

Of the 548,263 residents of Baltimore city, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States, 124,515 (22.7%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 9,278 (19.2%) of 48,327 residents of Baltimore city, Maryland 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 Baltimore city, Maryland

The Poverty Rate in Baltimore city is 22.4%.
Baltimore city is in Maryland.
Maryland Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Baltimore 22.4%

596,590

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2018 Maryland 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 Maryland 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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