17.3% Poverty Rate in Nye County, Nevada

Poverty Rate in Nye County, Nevada

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

Nevada County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

16.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Nye County, Nevada who were born citizens of the United States is 16.7%.

23.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Nye County, Nevada who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 23.8%.

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

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

Of the 39,438 residents of Nye County, Nevada who were born citizens of the United States, 6,598 (16.7%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 790 (23.8%) of 3,319 residents of Nye 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 Nye County, Nevada

The Poverty Rate in Nye County is 17.3%.
Nye County is in Nevada.
Nevada Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Pahrump 17.8%

35,527

Tonopah 16.0%

2,101

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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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