5.5% Poverty Rate in Carroll County, Maryland

Poverty Rate in Carroll County, Maryland

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

Maryland County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

5.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Carroll County, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States is 5.3%.

10.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Carroll County, Maryland who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 10.2%.

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

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

Of the 157,855 residents of Carroll County, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States, 8,382 (5.3%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 611 (10.2%) of 5,977 residents of Carroll 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 Carroll County, Maryland

The Poverty Rate in Carroll County is 5.5%.
Carroll County is in Maryland.
Maryland Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Eldersburg 3.3%

31,210

Hampstead 4.1%

6,319

Manchester 5.9%

4,715

New Windsor 7.0%

1,380

Sykesville 2.3%

3,805

Taneytown 12.3%

6,704

Westminster 11.4%

16,909

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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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