13.1% Poverty Rate in Sullivan County, Pennsylvania

Poverty Rate in Sullivan County, Pennsylvania

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

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

13.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Sullivan County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 13.0%.

16.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Sullivan County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 16.4%.

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

Foreign-born residents of Sullivan County, Pennsylvania have a higher poverty rate than those who were born US citizens.

Of the 5,858 residents of Sullivan County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 762 (13.0%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 21 (16.4%) of 128 residents of Sullivan 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 Sullivan County, Pennsylvania

The Poverty Rate in Sullivan County is 13.1%.
Sullivan County is in Pennsylvania.
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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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