What is the poverty rate in Ben Avon borough, Pennsylvania?
The poverty rate in Ben Avon is 3.4%. One out of every 29.4 residents of Ben Avon lives in poverty.
How many people in Ben Avon borough, Pennsylvania live in poverty?
64 of 1,880 Ben Avon residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.
How does the poverty rate in Ben Avon compare to the rest of Pennsylvania?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Pennsylvania is 13.1%, meaning Ben Avon has a dramatically lower than average percentage of residents below the poverty line when compared to the rest of Pennsylvania.
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The Poverty Rate of white residents in Ben Avon borough, Pennsylvania is dramatically lower than the national average of 10.3%. 48 of 1,774 white Pennsylvanians live below the poverty line. Approximately 94.2% of the total population of Ben Avon borough, Pennsylvania are white.
The Poverty Rate for men who live in Ben Avon borough, Pennsylvania is 2.1%.
The Poverty Rate for women who live in Ben Avon borough, Pennsylvania is 4.5%.
19 of 890 males in Ben Avon live below the poverty line.
45 of 990 females in Ben Avon live below the poverty line.
Understanding where poverty hits hardest in Ben Avon can be better understood by segmenting poverty by whether or not the resident is in school or not.
Poverty for younger ages in Ben Avon is seen as the most undesirable for the future of the community.
Poverty for developing children and young adults in Ben Avon can have drastic impacts on graduation and college attendance rates.
Adult students in college, graduate or professional schools generally bring employers, revenue and higher living wages post-graduation and are seen as a positive to the community.
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The Poverty Rate for residents of Ben Avon borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 2.7%.
The Poverty Rate for residents of Ben Avon borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 29.4%.
Of the 1,829 residents of Ben Avon borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 49 (2.7%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
Conversely, 15 (29.4%) of 51 residents of Ben Avon borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US reported income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
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Which areas have the highest rate of poverty in Pennsylvania? We breakdown the poverty rate by city and county across Pennsylvania and rank communities with the highest and lowest concentrations of residents living below the poverty line.Pennsylvania Poverty Statistics