Poverty in Preston, Maryland

What is the poverty rate in Preston, Maryland?
The poverty rate in Preston is 13.8%. One out of every 7.2 residents of Preston lives in poverty.

How many people in Preston, Maryland live in poverty?
141 of 1,020 Preston residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.

How does the poverty rate in Preston compare to the rest of Maryland?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Maryland is 9.7%, meaning Preston has a dramatically higher than average percentage of residents below the poverty line when compared to the rest of Maryland.

Source: 2017 ACS 5 Year

Preston, Maryland Poverty Rate By Race

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Preston, Maryland Poverty Rate By Sex

What is the poverty rate for men vs women living in Preston, Maryland?

Male

The Poverty Rate for men who live in Preston, Maryland is 12.9%.

Female

The Poverty Rate for women who live in Preston, Maryland is 14.5%.

Poverty Rate Disparity for Male vs Female Residents of Preston, Maryland

Female residents of Preston, Maryland are moderately(12%) more likely to live in poverty than males.

58 of 449 males in Preston live below the poverty line.

83 of 571 females in Preston live below the poverty line.

Preston, Maryland Poverty Rate By Age

What's the Poverty Rate By Age in Preston, Maryland?

Preston, Maryland Poverty Rate Distribution by Age

Breakdown of Preston, Maryland Poverty Rate By Age

Age Poverty Rate

Children Under 6

42.9%

Children 6 to 11 Years Old

12.0%

Adolescents 12 to 17 Years Old

4.8%

Adults 18 to 59 Years Old

13.2%

Adults 60 to 74 Years Old

2.6%

75 to 84 Years Old

0.0%

Over 85 Years Old

0.0%

Preston, Maryland Poverty Rate By Place of Birth

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

US Citizen

The Poverty Rate for residents of Preston, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States is 14.6%.

Foreign

The Poverty Rate for residents of Preston, Maryland who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 0.0%.

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

Residents of Preston, Maryland who were born as US Citizens have a higher poverty rate than those who were born citizens of a country outside of the United States.

Of the 965 residents of Preston, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States, 141 (14.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 0 (0.0%) of 55 residents of Preston, 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 Preston, Maryland

The poverty rate in Preston is 13.8%.
Preston is in Caroline County.
Maryland Poverty Rate by City
Here is a comparison of Poverty Rate by city(minimum 1,000 residents) in Caroline County.
City Poverty Rate
Denton 18.2%
Federalsburg 33.9%
Greensboro 25.4%
Preston 13.8%
Ridgely 19.1%

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