15.6% Poverty Rate in Cambria County, Pennsylvania

Poverty Rate in Cambria County, Pennsylvania

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

Pennsylvania County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

15.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Cambria County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 15.6%.

20.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Cambria County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 20.3%.

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

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

Of the 127,192 residents of Cambria County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 19,839 (15.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 276 (20.3%) of 1,362 residents of Cambria 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 Cambria County, Pennsylvania

The Poverty Rate in Cambria County is 15.6%.
Cambria County is in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Belmont 8.4%

2,247

Cresson 16.5%

1,682

Dale 32.4%

1,058

East Conemaugh 23.7%

1,088

Ebensburg 10.6%

3,162

Elim 6.5%

2,989

Ferndale 18.7%

1,585

Gallitzin 22.6%

1,595

Geistown 8.0%

2,340

Hastings 16.0%

1,173

Johnstown 37.9%

19,816

Loretto 41.2%

301

Mundys Corner 12.5%

1,667

Nanty-Glo 20.9%

2,599

Northern Cambria 14.3%

3,590

Oakland 8.9%

1,395

Patton 13.6%

1,709

Portage 13.9%

2,588

Salix 14.3%

1,338

Southmont 4.4%

2,136

Vinco 2.1%

1,104

Westmont 6.9%

4,858

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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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