13.6% Poverty Rate in Summit County, Ohio

Poverty Rate in Summit County, Ohio

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

Ohio County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

13.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Summit County, Ohio who were born citizens of the United States is 13.4%.

16.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Summit County, Ohio who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 16.1%.

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

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

Of the 505,484 residents of Summit County, Ohio who were born citizens of the United States, 67,904 (13.4%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 4,328 (16.1%) of 26,888 residents of Summit 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 Summit County, Ohio

The Poverty Rate in Summit County is 13.6%.
Summit County is in Ohio.
Ohio Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Akron 24.1%

193,133

Barberton 18.1%

25,875

Boston Heights 3.0%

1,209

Clinton 14.4%

1,284

Cuyahoga Falls 10.4%

48,895

Fairlawn 6.7%

7,087

Green 10.2%

25,556

Hudson 2.6%

22,136

Lakemore 12.8%

3,075

Macedonia 1.7%

11,671

Montrose-Ghent 5.4%

4,624

Munroe Falls 6.7%

5,049

New Franklin 4.2%

14,111

Northfield 11.6%

3,658

Portage Lakes 8.0%

6,903

Reminderville 4.6%

3,990

Richfield 2.7%

3,533

Sawyerwood 17.1%

1,323

Silver Lake 3.0%

2,450

Stow 5.6%

34,260

Twinsburg 6.7%

18,723

Twinsburg Heights 53.4%

1,010

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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