9.8% Poverty Rate in Douglas County, Nevada

Poverty Rate in Douglas County, Nevada

How does the Poverty Rate in Douglas County, Nevada compare to other counties in Nevada?

Nevada County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

9.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Douglas County, Nevada who were born citizens of the United States is 9.6%.

12.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Douglas County, Nevada who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 12.6%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Douglas County, Nevada born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

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

Of the 43,724 residents of Douglas County, Nevada who were born citizens of the United States, 4,195 (9.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 452 (12.6%) of 3,574 residents of Douglas County, Nevada 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 Douglas County, Nevada

The Poverty Rate in Douglas County is 9.8%.
Douglas County is in Nevada.
Nevada Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
East Valley 1.4%

1,391

Gardnerville 13.9%

5,885

Gardnerville Ranchos 9.8%

11,103

Indian Hills 9.6%

5,882

Johnson Lane 4.7%

6,134

Kingsbury 8.2%

2,303

Minden 12.5%

3,110

Ruhenstroth 7.8%

1,212

Topaz Ranch Estates 14.5%

1,610

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2018 Nevada 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 Nevada 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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