10.2% Poverty Rate in Cheshire County, New Hampshire

Poverty Rate in Cheshire County, New Hampshire

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

New Hampshire County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

10.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Cheshire County, New Hampshire who were born citizens of the United States is 10.2%.

9.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Cheshire County, New Hampshire who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 9.7%.

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

Residents of Cheshire 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 69,216 residents of Cheshire County, New Hampshire who were born citizens of the United States, 7,074 (10.2%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 223 (9.7%) of 2,289 residents of Cheshire 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 Cheshire County, New Hampshire

The Poverty Rate in Cheshire County is 10.2%.
Cheshire County is in New Hampshire.
New Hampshire Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Jaffrey 18.5%

2,307

Keene 13.7%

20,085

Hinsdale 17.0%

1,439

Marlborough 15.2%

1,110

Troy 4.2%

1,155

West Swanzey 30.3%

1,333

Winchester 13.2%

1,972

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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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