16.2% Poverty Rate in Johnson County, Missouri

Poverty Rate in Johnson County, Missouri

How does the Poverty Rate in Johnson County, Missouri compare to other counties in Missouri?

Missouri County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

15.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Johnson County, Missouri who were born citizens of the United States is 15.6%.

36.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Johnson County, Missouri who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 36.3%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Johnson County, Missouri born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

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

Of the 47,870 residents of Johnson County, Missouri who were born citizens of the United States, 7,477 (15.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 476 (36.3%) of 1,312 residents of Johnson County, Missouri 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 Johnson County, Missouri

The Poverty Rate in Johnson County is 16.2%.
Johnson County is in Missouri.
Missouri Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Holden 16.5%

2,315

Knob Noster 13.9%

2,769

Warrensburg 27.1%

16,871

Whiteman AFB 3.5%

2,953

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2018 Missouri 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 Missouri 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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