9.1% Poverty Rate in Baltimore County, Maryland

Poverty Rate in Baltimore County, Maryland

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

Maryland County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

8.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Baltimore County, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States is 8.8%.

11.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Baltimore County, Maryland who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 11.2%.

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

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

Of the 708,415 residents of Baltimore County, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States, 62,416 (8.8%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 11,144 (11.2%) of 99,572 residents of Baltimore County, 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 County, Maryland

The Poverty Rate in Baltimore County is 9.1%.
Baltimore County is in Maryland.
Maryland Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Arbutus 12.9%

20,908

Baltimore Highlands 21.2%

7,565

Bowleys Quarters 6.0%

6,131

Carney 7.9%

30,016

Catonsville 6.9%

37,723

Cockeysville 9.6%

20,567

Dundalk 13.8%

62,088

Edgemere 6.8%

8,732

Essex 13.4%

39,193

Garrison 11.6%

8,675

Hampton 1.5%

4,921

Kingsville 5.3%

4,528

Lansdowne 27.5%

8,314

Lochearn 8.3%

26,023

Lutherville 2.0%

6,851

Mays Chapel 3.8%

12,097

Middle River 10.6%

25,306

Milford Mill 11.7%

29,726

Overlea 6.4%

11,941

Owings Mills 8.1%

32,837

Parkville 11.1%

31,366

Perry Hall 7.0%

28,632

Pikesville 7.4%

32,960

Randallstown 8.1%

34,894

Reisterstown 11.6%

26,557

Rosedale 8.4%

19,111

Rossville 7.0%

15,039

Timonium 5.0%

9,794

Towson 11.8%

49,869

White Marsh 5.0%

9,593

Woodlawn 7.5%

39,059

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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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