4.0% Poverty Rate in Carver County, Minnesota

Poverty Rate in Carver County, Minnesota

How does the Poverty Rate in Carver County, Minnesota compare to other counties in Minnesota?

Minnesota County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

3.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Carver County, Minnesota who were born citizens of the United States is 3.8%.

8.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Carver County, Minnesota who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 8.4%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Carver County, Minnesota born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

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

Of the 93,227 residents of Carver County, Minnesota who were born citizens of the United States, 3,547 (3.8%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 387 (8.4%) of 4,619 residents of Carver County, Minnesota 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 Carver County, Minnesota

The Poverty Rate in Carver County is 4.0%.
Carver County is in Minnesota.
Minnesota Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Carver 0.8%

4,457

Chaska 5.2%

25,448

Cologne 1.8%

1,729

Mayer 2.8%

1,961

Norwood Young America 5.5%

3,686

Victoria 2.7%

8,666

Waconia 1.8%

11,591

Watertown 8.8%

4,278

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2018 Minnesota 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 Minnesota 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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