32.3% Poverty Rate in Pike County, Mississippi

Poverty Rate in Pike County, Mississippi

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

Mississippi County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

32.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Pike County, Mississippi who were born citizens of the United States is 32.3%.

27.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Pike County, Mississippi who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 27.8%.

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

Residents of Pike County, Mississippi who were born as US Citizens have a higher poverty rate than those who were born citizens of a country outside of the United States.

Of the 38,362 residents of Pike County, Mississippi who were born citizens of the United States, 12,392 (32.3%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 60 (27.8%) of 216 residents of Pike 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 Pike County, Mississippi

The Poverty Rate in Pike County is 32.3%.
Pike County is in Mississippi.
Mississippi Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
McComb 40.0%

12,241

Magnolia 30.2%

1,751

Summit 46.3%

2,404

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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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