What is the poverty rate in Bethel Park municipality, Pennsylvania?
The poverty rate in Bethel Park is 5.1%. One out of every 19.6 residents of Bethel Park lives in poverty.
How many people in Bethel Park municipality, Pennsylvania live in poverty?
1,634 of 31,947 Bethel Park residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.
How does the poverty rate in Bethel Park compare to the rest of Pennsylvania?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Pennsylvania is 13.1%, meaning Bethel Park 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 Bethel Park municipality, Pennsylvania is dramatically lower than the national average of 10.3%. 1,573 of 29,800 white Pennsylvanians live below the poverty line. Approximately 92.6% of the total population of Bethel Park municipality, Pennsylvania are white.
The Poverty Rate for men who live in Bethel Park municipality, Pennsylvania is 4.6%.
The Poverty Rate for women who live in Bethel Park municipality, Pennsylvania is 5.6%.
714 of 15,473 males in Bethel Park live below the poverty line.
920 of 16,474 females in Bethel Park live below the poverty line.
Understanding where poverty hits hardest in Bethel Park can be better understood by segmenting poverty by whether or not the resident is in school or not.
Poverty for younger ages in Bethel Park is seen as the most undesirable for the future of the community.
Poverty for developing children and young adults in Bethel Park 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 Bethel Park municipality, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 5.1%.
The Poverty Rate for residents of Bethel Park municipality, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 4.6%.
Of the 30,733 residents of Bethel Park municipality, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 1,578 (5.1%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
Conversely, 56 (4.6%) of 1,214 residents of Bethel Park municipality, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US reported income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
|South Park Township||6.2%|
|Upper St. Clair||2.9%|
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