What is the poverty rate in Linglestown, Pennsylvania?
The poverty rate in Linglestown is 6.7%. One out of every 14.9 residents of Linglestown lives in poverty.
How many people in Linglestown, Pennsylvania live in poverty?
401 of 5,980 Linglestown residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.
How does the poverty rate in Linglestown compare to the rest of Pennsylvania?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Pennsylvania is 13.1%, meaning Linglestown has a dramatically lower 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 Linglestown, Pennsylvania is dramatically lower than the national average of 10.3%. 374 of 5,268 white Pennsylvanians live below the poverty line. Approximately 88.1% of the total population of Linglestown, Pennsylvania are white.
The Poverty Rate for men who live in Linglestown, Pennsylvania is 5.5%.
The Poverty Rate for women who live in Linglestown, Pennsylvania is 7.8%.
158 of 2,872 males in Linglestown live below the poverty line.
243 of 3,108 females in Linglestown live below the poverty line.
Understanding where poverty hits hardest in Linglestown can be better understood by segmenting poverty by whether or not the resident is in school or not.
Poverty for younger ages in Linglestown is seen as the most undesirable for the future of the community.
Poverty for developing children and young adults in Linglestown 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 Linglestown, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 6.4%.
The Poverty Rate for residents of Linglestown, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 20.6%.
Of the 5,849 residents of Linglestown, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 374 (6.4%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
Conversely, 27 (20.6%) of 131 residents of Linglestown, 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