15.8% Poverty Rate in Meagher County, Montana

Poverty Rate in Meagher County, Montana

How does the Poverty Rate in Meagher County, Montana compare to other counties in Montana?

Montana County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

15.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Meagher County, Montana who were born citizens of the United States is 15.8%.

22.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Meagher County, Montana who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 22.2%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Meagher County, Montana born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

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

Of the 1,948 residents of Meagher County, Montana who were born citizens of the United States, 307 (15.8%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 6 (22.2%) of 27 residents of Meagher County, Montana 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 Meagher County, Montana

The Poverty Rate in Meagher County is 15.8%.
Meagher County is in Montana.
Montana Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
White Sulphur Springs 15.7%

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2018 Montana 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 Montana 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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