20.0% Poverty Rate in Genesee County, Michigan

Poverty Rate in Genesee County, Michigan

How does the Poverty Rate in Genesee County, Michigan compare to other counties in Michigan?

Michigan County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

20.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Genesee County, Michigan who were born citizens of the United States is 20.1%.

16.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Genesee County, Michigan who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 16.2%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Genesee County, Michigan born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Residents of Genesee County, Michigan 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 395,505 residents of Genesee County, Michigan who were born citizens of the United States, 79,601 (20.1%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 1,679 (16.2%) of 10,363 residents of Genesee County, Michigan 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 Genesee County, Michigan

The Poverty Rate in Genesee County is 20.0%.
Genesee County is in Michigan.
Michigan Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Argentine 9.2%

2,561

Beecher 37.6%

9,461

Burton 19.6%

28,744

Clio 20.9%

2,533

Davison 14.1%

4,997

Flint 41.2%

95,564

Flushing 15.6%

7,877

Goodrich 3.2%

1,922

Grand Blanc 12.2%

7,822

Lake Fenton 3.1%

5,279

Linden 8.0%

3,777

Montrose 17.1%

1,556

Mount Morris 32.0%

2,920

Otisville 14.2%

1,037

Swartz Creek 6.8%

5,531

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2018 Michigan 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 Michigan 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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