26.4% Poverty Rate in Jones County, North Carolina

Poverty Rate in Jones County, North Carolina

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

North Carolina County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

25.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Jones County, North Carolina who were born citizens of the United States is 25.7%.

50.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Jones County, North Carolina who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 50.9%.

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

Foreign-born residents of Jones County, North Carolina have a higher poverty rate than those who were born US citizens.

Of the 9,453 residents of Jones County, North Carolina who were born citizens of the United States, 2,425 (25.7%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 145 (50.9%) of 285 residents of Jones 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 Jones County, North Carolina

The Poverty Rate in Jones County is 26.4%.
Jones County is in North Carolina.
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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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