7.5% Poverty Rate in Harford County, Maryland

Poverty Rate in Harford County, Maryland

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

Maryland County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

7.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Harford County, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States is 7.3%.

10.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Harford County, Maryland who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 10.8%.

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

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

Of the 233,999 residents of Harford County, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States, 17,013 (7.3%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 1,499 (10.8%) of 13,932 residents of Harford 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 Harford County, Maryland

The Poverty Rate in Harford County is 7.5%.
Harford County is in Maryland.
Maryland Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Aberdeen 17.2%

15,380

Aberdeen Proving Ground 2.9%

2,178

Bel Air North 3.3%

30,554

Bel Air South 5.0%

47,984

Edgewood 13.6%

25,700

Fallston 2.1%

9,075

Havre de Grace 9.9%

13,344

Jarrettsville 5.1%

3,255

Joppatowne 8.2%

12,642

Perryman 25.8%

2,848

Pleasant Hills 4.0%

3,745

Riverside 7.2%

6,145

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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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