6.1% Poverty Rate in Bucks County, Pennsylvania

Poverty Rate in Bucks County, Pennsylvania

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

Pennsylvania County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

5.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Bucks County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 5.8%.

9.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Bucks County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 9.3%.

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

Foreign-born residents of Bucks County, Pennsylvania have a higher poverty rate than those who were born US citizens.

Of the 563,531 residents of Bucks County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 32,845 (5.8%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 5,067 (9.3%) of 54,564 residents of Bucks 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 Bucks County, Pennsylvania

The Poverty Rate in Bucks County is 6.1%.
Bucks County is in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Bristol 18.2%

9,595

Brittany Farms-The Highlands 3.9%

3,723

Chalfont 2.5%

4,072

Churchville 3.3%

3,901

Cornwells Heights 4.2%

1,080

Croydon 11.5%

9,844

Doylestown 8.0%

7,844

Dublin 11.1%

2,073

Eddington 11.4%

2,052

Fairless Hills 6.0%

8,663

Feasterville 6.7%

3,273

Langhorne 8.0%

1,319

Langhorne Manor 10.8%

979

Levittown 5.4%

51,626

Milford Square 0.0%

1,057

Morrisville 6.4%

8,630

New Britain 6.5%

2,252

New Hope 6.3%

2,506

Newtown 3.7%

2,036

Newtown Grant 3.3%

3,615

Penndel 15.2%

2,736

Perkasie 7.2%

8,505

Plumsteadville 5.0%

2,674

Quakertown 10.4%

8,671

Richboro 0.7%

6,427

Richlandtown 3.7%

1,225

Sellersville 9.1%

4,231

Spinnerstown 11.1%

1,683

Trevose 1.9%

3,426

Tullytown 10.9%

1,883

Village Shires 5.1%

3,804

Warminster Heights 13.9%

3,919

Woodbourne 3.4%

3,779

Woodside 6.7%

2,482

Yardley 2.7%

2,289

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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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