15.0% Poverty Rate in Ramsey County, Minnesota

Poverty Rate in Ramsey County, Minnesota

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

Minnesota County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

13.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Ramsey County, Minnesota who were born citizens of the United States is 13.0%.

25.5%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Ramsey County, Minnesota who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 25.5%.

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

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

Of the 441,053 residents of Ramsey County, Minnesota who were born citizens of the United States, 57,273 (13.0%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 21,137 (25.5%) of 82,942 residents of Ramsey 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 Ramsey County, Minnesota

The Poverty Rate in Ramsey County is 15.0%.
Ramsey County is in Minnesota.
Minnesota Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Arden Hills 3.9%

8,198

Falcon Heights 12.0%

5,050

Lauderdale 18.8%

2,501

Little Canada 8.7%

10,158

Maplewood 8.7%

39,245

Mounds View 10.3%

12,809

New Brighton 11.8%

22,038

North Oaks 2.9%

4,871

North St. Paul 9.7%

12,206

Roseville 10.2%

34,217

St. Paul 20.4%

292,997

Shoreview 4.0%

26,394

Vadnais Heights 6.0%

13,274

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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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