What is the poverty rate in Pleasant Hills borough, Pennsylvania?
The poverty rate in Pleasant Hills is 5.5%. One out of every 18.2 residents of Pleasant Hills lives in poverty.
How many people in Pleasant Hills borough, Pennsylvania live in poverty?
447 of 8,136 Pleasant Hills residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.
How does the poverty rate in Pleasant Hills compare to the rest of Pennsylvania?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Pennsylvania is 13.1%, meaning Pleasant Hills 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 Pleasant Hills borough, Pennsylvania is dramatically lower than the national average of 10.3%. 343 of 7,738 white Pennsylvanians live below the poverty line. Approximately 94.1% of the total population of Pleasant Hills borough, Pennsylvania are white.
The Poverty Rate for men who live in Pleasant Hills borough, Pennsylvania is 3.7%.
The Poverty Rate for women who live in Pleasant Hills borough, Pennsylvania is 7.0%.
138 of 3,720 males in Pleasant Hills live below the poverty line.
309 of 4,416 females in Pleasant Hills live below the poverty line.
Understanding where poverty hits hardest in Pleasant Hills can be better understood by segmenting poverty by whether or not the resident is in school or not.
Poverty for younger ages in Pleasant Hills is seen as the most undesirable for the future of the community.
Poverty for developing children and young adults in Pleasant Hills 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 Pleasant Hills borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 5.4%.
The Poverty Rate for residents of Pleasant Hills borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 9.0%.
Of the 7,870 residents of Pleasant Hills borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 423 (5.4%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
Conversely, 24 (9.0%) of 266 residents of Pleasant Hills borough, 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