7.2% Poverty Rate in Frederick County, Maryland

Poverty Rate in Frederick County, Maryland

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

Maryland County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

6.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Frederick County, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States is 6.9%.

9.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Frederick County, Maryland who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 9.3%.

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

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

Of the 216,353 residents of Frederick County, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States, 15,020 (6.9%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 2,316 (9.3%) of 24,862 residents of Frederick 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 Frederick County, Maryland

The Poverty Rate in Frederick County is 7.2%.
Frederick County is in Maryland.
Maryland Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Ballenger Creek 9.4%

18,993

Adamstown 1.8%

2,542

Bartonsville 12.6%

1,631

Braddock Heights 0.7%

2,846

Brunswick 11.5%

6,104

Buckeystown 1.7%

1,114

Emmitsburg 13.1%

2,922

Frederick 11.4%

67,609

Jefferson 2.2%

2,179

Libertytown 10.7%

1,097

Linganore 3.1%

9,418

Middletown 2.4%

4,521

Myersville 0.5%

1,766

New Market 4.9%

1,221

Point of Rocks 3.4%

1,751

Spring Ridge 6.0%

6,123

Thurmont 7.8%

6,496

Urbana 2.2%

10,979

Walkersville 9.0%

5,863

Woodsboro 8.2%

1,084

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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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