11.8% Poverty Rate in Licking County, Ohio

Poverty Rate in Licking County, Ohio

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

Ohio County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

11.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Licking County, Ohio who were born citizens of the United States is 11.9%.

5.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Licking County, Ohio who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 5.2%.

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

Residents of Licking 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 163,236 residents of Licking County, Ohio who were born citizens of the United States, 19,422 (11.9%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 169 (5.2%) of 3,259 residents of Licking 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 Licking County, Ohio

The Poverty Rate in Licking County is 11.8%.
Licking County is in Ohio.
Ohio Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Beechwood Trails 0.0%

3,135

Granville 3.0%

3,593

Granville South 2.2%

1,325

Hanover 5.2%

1,181

Harbor Hills 14.0%

1,659

Heath 13.3%

10,360

Hebron 14.4%

2,265

Johnstown 9.0%

5,124

Newark 20.5%

47,400

Pataskala 8.5%

15,155

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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