14.1% Poverty Rate in Brunswick County, North Carolina

Poverty Rate in Brunswick County, North Carolina

How does the Poverty Rate in Brunswick County, North Carolina compare to other counties in North Carolina?

North Carolina County Poverty Rate Comparison

What is the poverty rate for residents of Brunswick County, North Carolina born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

14.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Brunswick County, North Carolina who were born citizens of the United States is 14.1%.

13.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Brunswick County, North Carolina who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 13.1%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Brunswick County, North Carolina born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Residents of Brunswick County, North Carolina 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 116,413 residents of Brunswick County, North Carolina who were born citizens of the United States, 16,463 (14.1%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 666 (13.1%) of 5,067 residents of Brunswick County, North Carolina 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 Brunswick County, North Carolina

The Poverty Rate in Brunswick County is 14.1%.
Brunswick County is in North Carolina.
North Carolina Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Boiling Spring Lakes 5.2%

5,772

Calabash 18.2%

1,503

Carolina Shores 6.7%

3,771

Belville 7.5%

2,137

Holden Beach 2.4%

1,037

Leland 15.3%

17,955

Navassa 22.1%

1,537

Northwest 16.3%

1,060

Oak Island 8.6%

7,383

St. James 2.0%

4,747

Shallotte 20.2%

3,684

Southport 12.0%

3,254

Sunset Beach 7.8%

3,754

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2018 North Carolina 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 North Carolina 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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