What is the poverty rate in Brentwood borough, Pennsylvania?
The poverty rate in Brentwood is 8.1%. One out of every 12.4 residents of Brentwood lives in poverty.
How many people in Brentwood borough, Pennsylvania live in poverty?
767 of 9,474 Brentwood residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.
How does the poverty rate in Brentwood compare to the rest of Pennsylvania?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Pennsylvania is 13.1%, meaning Brentwood 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 Brentwood borough, Pennsylvania is dramatically lower than the national average of 10.3%. 539 of 8,302 white Pennsylvanians live below the poverty line. Approximately 87.1% of the total population of Brentwood borough, Pennsylvania are white.
The Poverty Rate for men who live in Brentwood borough, Pennsylvania is 5.5%.
The Poverty Rate for women who live in Brentwood borough, Pennsylvania is 10.5%.
251 of 4,575 males in Brentwood live below the poverty line.
516 of 4,899 females in Brentwood live below the poverty line.
Understanding where poverty hits hardest in Brentwood can be better understood by segmenting poverty by whether or not the resident is in school or not.
Poverty for younger ages in Brentwood is seen as the most undesirable for the future of the community.
Poverty for developing children and young adults in Brentwood 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 Brentwood borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 7.0%.
The Poverty Rate for residents of Brentwood borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 23.8%.
Of the 8,831 residents of Brentwood borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 614 (7.0%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
Conversely, 153 (23.8%) of 643 residents of Brentwood borough, 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