17.7% Poverty Rate in Fayette County, Ohio

Poverty Rate in Fayette County, Ohio

How does the Poverty Rate in Fayette County, Ohio compare to other counties in Ohio?

Ohio County Poverty Rate Comparison

What is the poverty rate for residents of Fayette County, Ohio born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

17.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Fayette County, Ohio who were born citizens of the United States is 17.3%.

36.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Fayette County, Ohio who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 36.3%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Fayette County, Ohio born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Foreign-born residents of Fayette County, Ohio have a higher poverty rate than those who were born US citizens.

Of the 27,548 residents of Fayette County, Ohio who were born citizens of the United States, 4,778 (17.3%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 166 (36.3%) of 457 residents of Fayette County, Ohio 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 Fayette County, Ohio

The Poverty Rate in Fayette County is 17.7%.
Fayette County is in Ohio.
Ohio Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Jeffersonville 21.3%

1,228

Washington Court House 20.1%

13,599

2018 Ohio 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 Ohio 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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