What is the poverty rate in Tarentum borough, Pennsylvania?
The poverty rate in Tarentum is 24.7%. One out of every 4 residents of Tarentum lives in poverty.
How many people in Tarentum borough, Pennsylvania live in poverty?
1,107 of 4,480 Tarentum residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.
How does the poverty rate in Tarentum compare to the rest of Pennsylvania?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Pennsylvania is 13.1%, meaning Tarentum 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 Tarentum borough, Pennsylvania is dramatically higher than the national average of 10.3%. 655 of 3,700 white Pennsylvanians live below the poverty line. Approximately 82.6% of the total population of Tarentum borough, Pennsylvania are white.
The Poverty Rate for men who live in Tarentum borough, Pennsylvania is 22.8%.
The Poverty Rate for women who live in Tarentum borough, Pennsylvania is 26.4%.
479 of 2,101 males in Tarentum live below the poverty line.
628 of 2,379 females in Tarentum live below the poverty line.
Understanding where poverty hits hardest in Tarentum can be better understood by segmenting poverty by whether or not the resident is in school or not.
Poverty for younger ages in Tarentum is seen as the most undesirable for the future of the community.
Poverty for developing children and young adults in Tarentum 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 Tarentum borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 24.4%.
The Poverty Rate for residents of Tarentum borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 63.3%.
Of the 4,450 residents of Tarentum borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 1,088 (24.4%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
Conversely, 19 (63.3%) of 30 residents of Tarentum 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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|Upper St. Clair||2.9%|
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