14.4% Poverty Rate in Potter County, Pennsylvania

Poverty Rate in Potter County, Pennsylvania

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

Pennsylvania County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

14.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Potter County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 14.4%.

7.5%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Potter County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 7.5%.

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

Residents of Potter 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 16,668 residents of Potter County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 2,404 (14.4%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 11 (7.5%) of 147 residents of Potter 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 Potter County, Pennsylvania

The Poverty Rate in Potter County is 14.4%.
Potter County is in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Coudersport 13.6%

2,563

Galeton 16.8%

1,194

Shinglehouse 31.9%

1,048

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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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