13.6% Poverty Rate in Bedford County, Pennsylvania

Poverty Rate in Bedford County, Pennsylvania

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

Pennsylvania County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

13.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Bedford County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 13.7%.

8.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Bedford County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 8.9%.

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

Residents of Bedford County, Pennsylvania 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 47,998 residents of Bedford County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 6,561 (13.7%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 24 (8.9%) of 270 residents of Bedford 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 Bedford County, Pennsylvania

The Poverty Rate in Bedford County is 13.6%.
Bedford County is in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Bedford 17.9%

2,762

Earlston 19.6%

1,077

Everett 24.2%

1,904

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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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