What is the poverty rate in Nanticoke, Pennsylvania?
The poverty rate in Nanticoke is 18.7%. One out of every 5.4 residents of Nanticoke lives in poverty.
How many people in Nanticoke, Pennsylvania live in poverty?
1,885 of 10,093 Nanticoke residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.
How does the poverty rate in Nanticoke compare to the rest of Pennsylvania?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Pennsylvania is 13.1%, meaning Nanticoke 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 Nanticoke, Pennsylvania is dramatically higher than the national average of 10.3%. 1,559 of 9,365 white Pennsylvanians live below the poverty line. Approximately 91.0% of the total population of Nanticoke, Pennsylvania are white.
The Poverty Rate for men who live in Nanticoke, Pennsylvania is 15.5%.
The Poverty Rate for women who live in Nanticoke, Pennsylvania is 21.9%.
783 of 5,053 males in Nanticoke live below the poverty line.
1,102 of 5,040 females in Nanticoke live below the poverty line.
Understanding where poverty hits hardest in Nanticoke can be better understood by segmenting poverty by whether or not the resident is in school or not.
Poverty for younger ages in Nanticoke is seen as the most undesirable for the future of the community.
Poverty for developing children and young adults in Nanticoke 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 Nanticoke, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 18.6%.
The Poverty Rate for residents of Nanticoke, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 35.8%.
Of the 10,026 residents of Nanticoke, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 1,861 (18.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
Conversely, 24 (35.8%) of 67 residents of Nanticoke, 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