9.9% Poverty Rate in Pike County, Pennsylvania

Poverty Rate in Pike County, Pennsylvania

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

Pennsylvania County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

9.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Pike County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 9.9%.

9.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Pike County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 9.3%.

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

Residents of Pike 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 50,707 residents of Pike County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 5,043 (9.9%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 409 (9.3%) of 4,387 residents of Pike 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 Pike County, Pennsylvania

The Poverty Rate in Pike County is 9.9%.
Pike County is in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Birchwood Lakes 15.9%

1,062

Conashaugh Lakes 3.6%

1,680

Gold Key Lake 26.9%

1,611

Hemlock Farms 7.1%

3,326

Matamoras 11.2%

2,239

Milford 9.7%

1,090

Pine Ridge 8.0%

2,481

Pocono Ranch Lands 10.4%

1,225

Pocono Woodland Lakes 2.8%

3,425

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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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