14.7% Poverty Rate in Sandoval County, New Mexico

Poverty Rate in Sandoval County, New Mexico

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

New Mexico County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

14.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Sandoval County, New Mexico who were born citizens of the United States is 14.8%.

12.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Sandoval County, New Mexico who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 12.8%.

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

Residents of Sandoval 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 129,707 residents of Sandoval County, New Mexico who were born citizens of the United States, 19,228 (14.8%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 1,030 (12.8%) of 8,077 residents of Sandoval 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 Sandoval County, New Mexico

The Poverty Rate in Sandoval County is 14.7%.
Sandoval County is in New Mexico.
New Mexico Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Bernalillo 19.0%

8,620

Corrales 6.6%

8,463

Jemez Pueblo 23.8%

2,017

Placitas 6.8%

4,696

San Felipe Pueblo 31.9%

2,786

Santo Domingo Pueblo 33.5%

2,596

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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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