13.0% Poverty Rate in Wayne County, Ohio

Poverty Rate in Wayne County, Ohio

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

Ohio County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

13.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Wayne County, Ohio who were born citizens of the United States is 13.0%.

13.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Wayne County, Ohio who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 13.3%.

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

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

Of the 109,791 residents of Wayne County, Ohio who were born citizens of the United States, 14,316 (13.0%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 295 (13.3%) of 2,225 residents of Wayne 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 Wayne County, Ohio

The Poverty Rate in Wayne County is 13.0%.
Wayne County is in Ohio.
Ohio Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Apple Creek 14.7%

1,042

Dalton 4.3%

1,578

Doylestown 8.1%

2,945

Kidron 11.4%

1,030

Orrville 14.1%

8,235

Shreve 12.5%

1,506

Smithville 9.5%

1,321

West Salem 18.5%

1,462

Wooster 18.5%

23,847

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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