13.7% Poverty Rate in Lyon County, Nevada

Poverty Rate in Lyon County, Nevada

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

Nevada County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

13.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Lyon County, Nevada who were born citizens of the United States is 13.3%.

20.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Lyon County, Nevada who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 20.0%.

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

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

Of the 48,576 residents of Lyon County, Nevada who were born citizens of the United States, 6,458 (13.3%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 690 (20.0%) of 3,454 residents of Lyon 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 Lyon County, Nevada

The Poverty Rate in Lyon County is 13.7%.
Lyon County is in Nevada.
Nevada Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Dayton 15.8%

9,290

Fernley 11.2%

19,222

Silver Springs 15.7%

4,756

Smith Valley 6.1%

1,564

Stagecoach 21.7%

1,950

Yerington 14.1%

2,945

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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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