12.1% Poverty Rate in Lincoln County, Nevada

Poverty Rate in Lincoln County, Nevada

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

Nevada County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

11.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Lincoln County, Nevada who were born citizens of the United States is 11.9%.

18.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Lincoln County, Nevada who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 18.0%.

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

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

Of the 4,563 residents of Lincoln County, Nevada who were born citizens of the United States, 544 (11.9%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 24 (18.0%) of 133 residents of Lincoln 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 Lincoln County, Nevada

The Poverty Rate in Lincoln County is 12.1%.
Lincoln County is in Nevada.
Nevada Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Caliente 10.8%

1,076

Panaca 2.9%

1,174

Pioche 34.6%

817

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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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