10.5% Poverty Rate in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania

Poverty Rate in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania

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

Pennsylvania County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

10.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Lebanon County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 10.0%.

22.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Lebanon County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 22.9%.

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

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

Of the 128,926 residents of Lebanon County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 12,885 (10.0%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 1,199 (22.9%) of 5,226 residents of Lebanon 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 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania

The Poverty Rate in Lebanon County is 10.5%.
Lebanon County is in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Avon 3.6%

1,622

Annville 15.0%

3,444

Campbelltown 3.2%

4,379

Cleona 4.4%

2,239

Cornwall 3.5%

4,106

Fredericksburg 6.1%

1,606

Jonestown 10.2%

1,756

Lebanon 25.1%

25,488

Lebanon South 10.8%

2,416

Myerstown 9.4%

3,008

Newmanstown 19.4%

2,681

Palmyra 10.4%

7,431

Pleasant Hill 22.1%

2,730

Richland 6.8%

1,498

Sand Hill 11.4%

2,342

Schaefferstown 2.9%

1,081

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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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