9.1% Poverty Rate in Belknap County, New Hampshire

Poverty Rate in Belknap County, New Hampshire

How does the Poverty Rate in Belknap County, New Hampshire compare to other counties in New Hampshire?

New Hampshire County Poverty Rate Comparison

What is the poverty rate for residents of Belknap County, New Hampshire born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

9.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Belknap County, New Hampshire who were born citizens of the United States is 9.3%.

3.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Belknap County, New Hampshire who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 3.7%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Belknap County, New Hampshire born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Residents of Belknap County, New Hampshire who were born as US Citizens have a higher poverty rate than those who were born citizens of a country outside of the United States.

Of the 57,693 residents of Belknap County, New Hampshire who were born citizens of the United States, 5,362 (9.3%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 59 (3.7%) of 1,605 residents of Belknap County, New Hampshire 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 Belknap County, New Hampshire

The Poverty Rate in Belknap County is 9.1%.
Belknap County is in New Hampshire.
New Hampshire Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Laconia 14.3%

15,657

Belmont 7.9%

1,883

Meredith 22.9%

1,679

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2018 New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire 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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