23.3% Poverty Rate in Hertford County, North Carolina

Poverty Rate in Hertford County, North Carolina

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

North Carolina County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

23.5%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Hertford County, North Carolina who were born citizens of the United States is 23.5%.

15.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Hertford County, North Carolina who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 15.0%.

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

Residents of Hertford 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 21,023 residents of Hertford County, North Carolina who were born citizens of the United States, 4,939 (23.5%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 60 (15.0%) of 401 residents of Hertford 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 Hertford County, North Carolina

The Poverty Rate in Hertford County is 23.3%.
Hertford County is in North Carolina.
North Carolina Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Ahoskie 35.4%

4,615

Murfreesboro 20.1%

2,255

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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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