18.6% Poverty Rate in Lawrence County, Ohio

Poverty Rate in Lawrence County, Ohio

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

Ohio County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

18.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Lawrence County, Ohio who were born citizens of the United States is 18.7%.

10.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Lawrence County, Ohio who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 10.9%.

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

Residents of Lawrence County, Ohio who were born as US Citizens have a higher poverty rate than those who were born citizens of a country outside of the United States.

Of the 59,744 residents of Lawrence County, Ohio who were born citizens of the United States, 11,157 (18.7%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 44 (10.9%) of 405 residents of Lawrence 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 Lawrence County, Ohio

The Poverty Rate in Lawrence County is 18.6%.
Lawrence County is in Ohio.
Ohio Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Burlington 12.5%

2,573

Coal Grove 18.8%

1,837

Ironton 20.7%

10,632

South Point 8.3%

3,801

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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