8.2% Poverty Rate in St. Mary's County, Maryland

Poverty Rate in St. Mary's County, Maryland

How does the Poverty Rate in St. Mary's County, Maryland compare to other counties in Maryland?

Maryland County Poverty Rate Comparison

What is the poverty rate for residents of St. Mary's County, Maryland born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

8.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of St. Mary's County, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States is 8.3%.

6.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of St. Mary's County, Maryland who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 6.3%.

Poverty Rate for residents of St. Mary's County, Maryland born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Residents of St. Mary's County, 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 102,878 residents of St. Mary's County, Maryland who were born citizens of the United States, 8,530 (8.3%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 309 (6.3%) of 4,928 residents of St. Mary's 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 St. Mary's County, Maryland

The Poverty Rate in St. Mary's County is 8.2%.
St. Mary's County is in Maryland.
Maryland Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
California 9.4%

13,404

Charlotte Hall 1.7%

1,487

Golden Beach 2.4%

2,978

Leonardtown 13.1%

3,242

Lexington Park 13.7%

11,854

Mechanicsville 7.0%

1,779

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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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