14.1% Poverty Rate in Onslow County, North Carolina

Poverty Rate in Onslow County, North Carolina

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

North Carolina County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

14.1%

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

12.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Onslow County, North Carolina who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 12.0%.

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

Residents of Onslow 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 164,563 residents of Onslow County, North Carolina who were born citizens of the United States, 23,277 (14.1%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 835 (12.0%) of 6,935 residents of Onslow 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 Onslow County, North Carolina

The Poverty Rate in Onslow County is 14.1%.
Onslow County is in North Carolina.
North Carolina Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Half Moon 18.4%

7,569

Holly Ridge 13.7%

2,202

Jacksonville 14.0%

54,903

North Topsail Beach 15.9%

1,061

Piney Green 19.2%

13,448

Pumpkin Center 0.0%

1,473

Richlands 16.4%

2,197

Sneads Ferry 25.5%

2,910

Swansboro 20.0%

3,090

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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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