13.1% Poverty Rate in Camden County, New Jersey

Poverty Rate in Camden County, New Jersey

How does the Poverty Rate in Camden County, New Jersey compare to other counties in New Jersey?

New Jersey County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

12.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Camden County, New Jersey who were born citizens of the United States is 12.7%.

16.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Camden County, New Jersey who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 16.3%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Camden County, New Jersey born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Foreign-born residents of Camden County, New Jersey have a higher poverty rate than those who were born US citizens.

Of the 447,882 residents of Camden County, New Jersey who were born citizens of the United States, 56,712 (12.7%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 9,146 (16.3%) of 56,131 residents of Camden County, New Jersey 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 Camden County, New Jersey

The Poverty Rate in Camden County is 13.1%.
Camden County is in New Jersey.
New Jersey Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Blackwood 12.6%

4,776

Brooklawn 13.6%

1,986

Camden 37.4%

73,016

Cherry Hill Mall 8.8%

13,907

Chesilhurst 16.7%

1,642

Clementon 16.7%

4,918

Ashland 3.0%

7,980

Audubon 5.9%

8,702

Barclay 4.2%

4,400

Barrington 6.7%

6,683

Bellmawr 20.2%

11,482

Berlin 6.2%

7,451

Collingswood 5.7%

13,900

Echelon 11.0%

11,050

Ellisburg 16.3%

3,973

Gibbsboro 4.5%

2,179

Glendora 8.4%

4,175

Gloucester City 11.2%

11,250

Golden Triangle 14.3%

4,336

Greentree 3.6%

11,179

Haddonfield 2.9%

11,428

Haddon Heights 4.8%

7,513

Kingston Estates 6.1%

6,206

Laurel Springs 5.6%

1,907

Lawnside 21.0%

2,910

Lindenwold 17.5%

17,471

Magnolia 12.3%

4,268

Merchantville 3.1%

3,769

Mount Ephraim 11.6%

4,641

Oaklyn 4.6%

3,994

Pine Hill 13.6%

10,497

Runnemede 10.6%

8,371

Somerdale 10.2%

5,381

Springdale 2.7%

13,680

Stratford 9.1%

6,927

Woodlynne 22.1%

2,947

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2018 New Jersey 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 Jersey 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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