24.3% Poverty Rate in Sampson County, North Carolina

Poverty Rate in Sampson County, North Carolina

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

North Carolina County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

23.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Sampson County, North Carolina who were born citizens of the United States is 23.1%.

35.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Sampson County, North Carolina who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 35.7%.

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

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

Of the 56,672 residents of Sampson County, North Carolina who were born citizens of the United States, 13,076 (23.1%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 2,195 (35.7%) of 6,145 residents of Sampson 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 Sampson County, North Carolina

The Poverty Rate in Sampson County is 24.3%.
Sampson County is in North Carolina.
North Carolina Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Clinton 28.8%

8,085

Plain View 11.9%

2,101

Roseboro 28.6%

1,376

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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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