18.5% Poverty Rate in Rockingham County, North Carolina

Poverty Rate in Rockingham County, North Carolina

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

North Carolina County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

18.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Rockingham County, North Carolina who were born citizens of the United States is 18.2%.

26.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Rockingham County, North Carolina who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 26.3%.

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

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

Of the 86,947 residents of Rockingham County, North Carolina who were born citizens of the United States, 15,830 (18.2%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 823 (26.3%) of 3,127 residents of Rockingham 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 Rockingham County, North Carolina

The Poverty Rate in Rockingham County is 18.5%.
Rockingham County is in North Carolina.
North Carolina Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Eden 25.7%

14,939

Madison 19.6%

2,462

Mayodan 25.6%

2,581

Reidsville 24.2%

13,610

Stoneville 15.6%

1,442

Wentworth 11.1%

2,410

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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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