16.5% Poverty Rate in Caroline County, Maryland

Poverty Rate in Caroline County, Maryland

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

Maryland County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

15.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Caroline County, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States is 15.8%.

33.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Caroline County, Maryland who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 33.7%.

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

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

Of the 30,965 residents of Caroline County, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States, 4,888 (15.8%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 449 (33.7%) of 1,334 residents of Caroline 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 Caroline County, Maryland

The Poverty Rate in Caroline County is 16.5%.
Caroline County is in Maryland.
Maryland Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Denton 18.2%

4,099

Federalsburg 33.9%

2,665

Greensboro 25.4%

2,237

Preston 13.8%

1,020

Ridgely 19.1%

1,662

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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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