11.8% Poverty Rate in Macomb County, Michigan

Poverty Rate in Macomb County, Michigan

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

Michigan County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

11.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Macomb County, Michigan who were born citizens of the United States is 11.0%.

18.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Macomb County, Michigan who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 18.4%.

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

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

Of the 761,128 residents of Macomb County, Michigan who were born citizens of the United States, 83,797 (11.0%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 17,299 (18.4%) of 94,164 residents of Macomb 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 Macomb County, Michigan

The Poverty Rate in Macomb County is 11.8%.
Macomb County is in Michigan.
Michigan Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Armada 8.9%

1,779

Center Line 20.3%

8,071

Eastpointe 17.9%

32,535

Fraser 11.2%

14,503

Mount Clemens 22.4%

14,787

New Baltimore 7.0%

12,268

New Haven 13.1%

4,660

Romeo 13.2%

3,975

Roseville 17.6%

47,164

St. Clair Shores 8.5%

59,511

Sterling Heights 12.0%

131,179

Utica 10.2%

4,792

Warren 19.4%

133,865

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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