What is the poverty rate in Brownstown, Pennsylvania?
The poverty rate in Brownstown is 8.6%. One out of every 11.6 residents of Brownstown lives in poverty.
How many people in Brownstown, Pennsylvania live in poverty?
196 of 2,274 Brownstown residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.
How does the poverty rate in Brownstown compare to the rest of Pennsylvania?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Pennsylvania is 13.1%, meaning Brownstown 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 Brownstown, Pennsylvania is dramatically lower than the national average of 10.3%. 195 of 2,180 white Pennsylvanians live below the poverty line. Approximately 95.9% of the total population of Brownstown, Pennsylvania are white.
The Poverty Rate for men who live in Brownstown, Pennsylvania is 10.6%.
The Poverty Rate for women who live in Brownstown, Pennsylvania is 6.7%.
119 of 1,121 males in Brownstown live below the poverty line.
77 of 1,153 females in Brownstown live below the poverty line.
Understanding where poverty hits hardest in Brownstown can be better understood by segmenting poverty by whether or not the resident is in school or not.
Poverty for younger ages in Brownstown is seen as the most undesirable for the future of the community.
Poverty for developing children and young adults in Brownstown 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 Brownstown, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 8.8%.
The Poverty Rate for residents of Brownstown, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 0.0%.
Of the 2,230 residents of Brownstown, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 196 (8.8%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
Conversely, 0 (0.0%) of 44 residents of Brownstown, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US reported income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
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