37.5% Poverty Rate in McKinley County, New Mexico

Poverty Rate in McKinley County, New Mexico

How does the Poverty Rate in McKinley County, New Mexico compare to other counties in New Mexico?

New Mexico County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

37.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of McKinley County, New Mexico who were born citizens of the United States is 37.6%.

31.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of McKinley County, New Mexico who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 31.9%.

Poverty Rate for residents of McKinley County, New Mexico born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Residents of McKinley County, New Mexico 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 70,576 residents of McKinley County, New Mexico who were born citizens of the United States, 26,563 (37.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 523 (31.9%) of 1,641 residents of McKinley County, New Mexico 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 McKinley County, New Mexico

The Poverty Rate in McKinley County is 37.5%.
McKinley County is in New Mexico.
New Mexico Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Black Rock 56.8%

1,626

Crownpoint 30.9%

2,345

Gallup 29.9%

21,783

Navajo 62.1%

1,676

Thoreau 45.5%

1,353

Twin Lakes 40.6%

1,035

Zuni Pueblo 35.8%

7,532

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2018 New Mexico 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 Mexico 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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