13.0% Poverty Rate in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania

Poverty Rate in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania

How does the Poverty Rate in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania compare to other counties in Pennsylvania?

Pennsylvania County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

12.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Armstrong County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 12.9%.

32.5%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Armstrong County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 32.5%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Armstrong County, Pennsylvania born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

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

Of the 65,603 residents of Armstrong County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 8,446 (12.9%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 131 (32.5%) of 403 residents of Armstrong County, Pennsylvania 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 Armstrong County, Pennsylvania

The Poverty Rate in Armstrong County is 13.0%.
Armstrong County is in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Apollo 20.2%

1,433

Ford City 22.6%

2,868

Freeport 14.3%

1,774

Kittanning 25.5%

3,762

Leechburg 21.7%

2,110

Lenape Heights 7.4%

1,322

North Apollo 14.0%

1,367

Orchard Hills 16.0%

2,464

West Hills 9.5%

1,114

West Kittanning 4.9%

1,234

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2018 Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania 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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