13.5% Poverty Rate in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania

Poverty Rate in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania

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

Pennsylvania County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

13.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Mifflin County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 13.6%.

1.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Mifflin County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 1.7%.

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

Residents of Mifflin County, Pennsylvania who were born as US Citizens have a higher poverty rate than those who were born citizens of a country outside of the United States.

Of the 45,076 residents of Mifflin County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 6,125 (13.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 8 (1.7%) of 465 residents of Mifflin 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 Mifflin County, Pennsylvania

The Poverty Rate in Mifflin County is 13.5%.
Mifflin County is in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Belleville 10.5%

1,685

Burnham 7.9%

1,949

Church Hill 7.3%

1,645

Highland Park 8.0%

1,084

Lewistown 22.8%

7,991

Milroy 12.3%

1,706

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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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