9.4% Poverty Rate in Union County, North Carolina

Poverty Rate in Union County, North Carolina

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

North Carolina County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

8.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Union County, North Carolina who were born citizens of the United States is 8.8%.

15.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Union County, North Carolina who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 15.3%.

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

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

Of the 199,994 residents of Union County, North Carolina who were born citizens of the United States, 17,669 (8.8%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 2,957 (15.3%) of 19,354 residents of Union 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 Union County, North Carolina

The Poverty Rate in Union County is 9.4%.
Union County is in North Carolina.
North Carolina Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Hemby Bridge 8.2%

1,563

Indian Trail 8.4%

36,977

Lake Park 7.2%

3,585

Marshville 12.8%

2,499

Marvin 2.4%

6,174

Mineral Springs 10.8%

2,904

Monroe 21.5%

33,728

Unionville 4.4%

6,423

Waxhaw 3.9%

13,296

Wesley Chapel 2.9%

8,445

Wingate 28.8%

2,795

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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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