20.6% Poverty Rate in Jackson County, Ohio

Poverty Rate in Jackson County, Ohio

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

Ohio County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

20.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Jackson County, Ohio who were born citizens of the United States is 20.3%.

53.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Jackson County, Ohio who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 53.2%.

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

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

Of the 31,775 residents of Jackson County, Ohio who were born citizens of the United States, 6,450 (20.3%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 177 (53.2%) of 333 residents of Jackson 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 Jackson County, Ohio

The Poverty Rate in Jackson County is 20.6%.
Jackson County is in Ohio.
Ohio Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Jackson 19.2%

6,232

Oak Hill 28.0%

1,741

Wellston 25.3%

5,434

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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