11.5% Poverty Rate in Hennepin County, Minnesota

Poverty Rate in Hennepin County, Minnesota

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

Minnesota County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

10.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Hennepin County, Minnesota who were born citizens of the United States is 10.4%.

18.5%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Hennepin County, Minnesota who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 18.5%.

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

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

Of the 1,034,201 residents of Hennepin County, Minnesota who were born citizens of the United States, 107,369 (10.4%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 31,109 (18.5%) of 167,768 residents of Hennepin 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 Hennepin County, Minnesota

The Poverty Rate in Hennepin County is 11.5%.
Hennepin County is in Minnesota.
Minnesota Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Bloomington 7.3%

84,361

Brooklyn Center 18.2%

30,661

Brooklyn Park 10.5%

78,953

Champlin 4.2%

24,135

Corcoran 2.8%

5,671

Crystal 8.3%

22,726

Deephaven 2.7%

3,797

Eden Prairie 5.2%

63,512

Edina 4.7%

50,388

Excelsior 8.8%

2,331

Golden Valley 8.2%

20,882

Greenfield 0.8%

2,913

Hopkins 13.3%

17,934

Independence 4.6%

3,718

Long Lake 3.8%

1,697

Maple Grove 4.2%

68,250

Maple Plain 7.1%

1,838

Medina 5.8%

5,920

Minneapolis 20.7%

395,614

Minnetonka 5.0%

51,753

Minnetrista 3.7%

7,128

Mound 5.8%

9,321

New Hope 10.1%

20,199

Orono 4.4%

7,887

Osseo 6.5%

2,586

Plymouth 5.2%

75,420

Richfield 9.4%

35,725

Robbinsdale 9.5%

14,300

Rogers 1.8%

12,366

St. Bonifacius 6.7%

2,466

St. Louis Park 7.1%

47,432

Shorewood 2.9%

7,686

Spring Park 5.6%

1,597

Tonka Bay 1.6%

1,380

Wayzata 6.9%

4,438

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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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