15.4% Poverty Rate in St. Louis County, Minnesota

Poverty Rate in St. Louis County, Minnesota

How does the Poverty Rate in St. Louis County, Minnesota compare to other counties in Minnesota?

Minnesota County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

15.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of St. Louis County, Minnesota who were born citizens of the United States is 15.2%.

23.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of St. Louis County, Minnesota who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 23.2%.

Poverty Rate for residents of St. Louis County, Minnesota born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

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

Of the 187,850 residents of St. Louis County, Minnesota who were born citizens of the United States, 28,535 (15.2%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 1,039 (23.2%) of 4,472 residents of St. Louis 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 St. Louis County, Minnesota

The Poverty Rate in St. Louis County is 15.4%.
St. Louis County is in Minnesota.
Minnesota Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Aurora 22.3%

1,686

Babbitt 11.6%

1,487

Buhl 12.8%

931

Chisholm 12.8%

4,899

Duluth 20.3%

80,511

Ely 15.6%

3,212

Eveleth 13.4%

3,562

Gilbert 10.3%

1,745

Hermantown 5.2%

8,840

Hibbing 19.5%

15,902

Hoyt Lakes 9.0%

2,048

Mountain Iron 16.9%

2,873

Proctor 8.8%

2,925

Rice Lake 5.6%

4,126

Virginia 24.0%

8,296

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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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