What is the poverty rate in Greensburg, Pennsylvania?
The poverty rate in Greensburg is 24.6%. One out of every 4.1 residents of Greensburg lives in poverty.
How many people in Greensburg, Pennsylvania live in poverty?
3,299 of 13,432 Greensburg residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.
How does the poverty rate in Greensburg compare to the rest of Pennsylvania?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Pennsylvania is 13.1%, meaning Greensburg 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 Greensburg, Pennsylvania is dramatically higher than the national average of 10.3%. 2,528 of 11,619 white Pennsylvanians live below the poverty line. Approximately 80.3% of the total population of Greensburg, Pennsylvania are white.
The Poverty Rate for men who live in Greensburg, Pennsylvania is 22.3%.
The Poverty Rate for women who live in Greensburg, Pennsylvania is 26.5%.
1,356 of 6,091 males in Greensburg live below the poverty line.
1,943 of 7,341 females in Greensburg live below the poverty line.
Understanding where poverty hits hardest in Greensburg can be better understood by segmenting poverty by whether or not the resident is in school or not.
Poverty for younger ages in Greensburg is seen as the most undesirable for the future of the community.
Poverty for developing children and young adults in Greensburg 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 Greensburg, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 24.3%.
The Poverty Rate for residents of Greensburg, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 36.6%.
Of the 13,126 residents of Greensburg, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 3,187 (24.3%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
Conversely, 112 (36.6%) of 306 residents of Greensburg, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US reported income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
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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