What is the poverty rate in Meadville, Pennsylvania?
The poverty rate in Meadville is 24.9%. One out of every 4 residents of Meadville lives in poverty.
How many people in Meadville, Pennsylvania live in poverty?
2,838 of 11,413 Meadville residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.
How does the poverty rate in Meadville compare to the rest of Pennsylvania?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Pennsylvania is 13.1%, meaning Meadville 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 Meadville, Pennsylvania is dramatically higher than the national average of 10.3%. 2,325 of 10,239 white Pennsylvanians live below the poverty line. Approximately 78.1% of the total population of Meadville, Pennsylvania are white.
The Poverty Rate for men who live in Meadville, Pennsylvania is 25.1%.
The Poverty Rate for women who live in Meadville, Pennsylvania is 24.6%.
1,355 of 5,391 males in Meadville live below the poverty line.
1,483 of 6,022 females in Meadville live below the poverty line.
Understanding where poverty hits hardest in Meadville can be better understood by segmenting poverty by whether or not the resident is in school or not.
Poverty for younger ages in Meadville is seen as the most undesirable for the future of the community.
Poverty for developing children and young adults in Meadville 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 Meadville, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 24.8%.
The Poverty Rate for residents of Meadville, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 29.2%.
Of the 11,245 residents of Meadville, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 2,789 (24.8%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
Conversely, 49 (29.2%) of 168 residents of Meadville, 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