7.2% Poverty Rate in Putnam County, Ohio

Poverty Rate in Putnam County, Ohio

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

Ohio County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

7.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Putnam County, Ohio who were born citizens of the United States is 7.0%.

20.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Putnam County, Ohio who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 20.3%.

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

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

Of the 33,363 residents of Putnam County, Ohio who were born citizens of the United States, 2,350 (7.0%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 66 (20.3%) of 325 residents of Putnam 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 Putnam County, Ohio

The Poverty Rate in Putnam County is 7.2%.
Putnam County is in Ohio.
Ohio Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Columbus Grove 9.8%

2,134

Continental 12.4%

1,026

Kalida 1.4%

1,248

Leipsic 16.7%

2,245

Ottawa 12.0%

4,345

Pandora 5.8%

1,102

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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