26.9% Poverty Rate in Calhoun County, Mississippi

Poverty Rate in Calhoun County, Mississippi

How does the Poverty Rate in Calhoun County, Mississippi compare to other counties in Mississippi?

Mississippi County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

25.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Calhoun County, Mississippi who were born citizens of the United States is 25.9%.

58.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Calhoun County, Mississippi who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 58.3%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Calhoun County, Mississippi born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

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

Of the 13,831 residents of Calhoun County, Mississippi who were born citizens of the United States, 3,577 (25.9%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 259 (58.3%) of 444 residents of Calhoun County, Mississippi 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 Calhoun County, Mississippi

The Poverty Rate in Calhoun County is 26.9%.
Calhoun County is in Mississippi.
Mississippi Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Bruce 34.1%

1,728

Calhoun City 36.9%

1,758

Derma 36.7%

1,036

Vardaman 27.5%

1,307

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2018 Mississippi 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 Mississippi 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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