What is the poverty rate in Carbondale, Pennsylvania?
The poverty rate in Carbondale is 24.2%. One out of every 4.1 residents of Carbondale lives in poverty.
How many people in Carbondale, Pennsylvania live in poverty?
2,014 of 8,332 Carbondale residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.
How does the poverty rate in Carbondale compare to the rest of Pennsylvania?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Pennsylvania is 13.1%, meaning Carbondale has a dramatically higher 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 Carbondale, Pennsylvania is dramatically higher than the national average of 10.3%. 1,792 of 7,752 white Pennsylvanians live below the poverty line. Approximately 89.9% of the total population of Carbondale, Pennsylvania are white.
The Poverty Rate for men who live in Carbondale, Pennsylvania is 22.2%.
The Poverty Rate for women who live in Carbondale, Pennsylvania is 25.8%.
858 of 3,860 males in Carbondale live below the poverty line.
1,156 of 4,472 females in Carbondale live below the poverty line.
Understanding where poverty hits hardest in Carbondale can be better understood by segmenting poverty by whether or not the resident is in school or not.
Poverty for younger ages in Carbondale is seen as the most undesirable for the future of the community.
Poverty for developing children and young adults in Carbondale 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 Carbondale, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 24.6%.
The Poverty Rate for residents of Carbondale, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 7.7%.
Of the 8,137 residents of Carbondale, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 1,999 (24.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
Conversely, 15 (7.7%) of 195 residents of Carbondale, 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