What is the poverty rate in Whitehall borough, Pennsylvania?
The poverty rate in Whitehall is 14.3%. One out of every 7 residents of Whitehall lives in poverty.
How many people in Whitehall borough, Pennsylvania live in poverty?
1,943 of 13,555 Whitehall residents reported income levels below the poverty line in the last year.
How does the poverty rate in Whitehall compare to the rest of Pennsylvania?
The Poverty Rate across the state of Pennsylvania is 13.1%, meaning Whitehall has a slightly 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 asian residents in Whitehall borough, Pennsylvania is dramatically higher than the national average of 11.9%. 672 of 1,132 asian Pennsylvanians live below the poverty line. Approximately 8.2% of the total population of Whitehall borough, Pennsylvania are asian.
The Poverty Rate of white residents in Whitehall borough, Pennsylvania is dramatically lower than the national average of 10.3%. 829 of 11,550 white Pennsylvanians live below the poverty line. Approximately 83.5% of the total population of Whitehall borough, Pennsylvania are white.
The Poverty Rate for men who live in Whitehall borough, Pennsylvania is 14.6%.
The Poverty Rate for women who live in Whitehall borough, Pennsylvania is 14.1%.
909 of 6,214 males in Whitehall live below the poverty line.
1,034 of 7,341 females in Whitehall live below the poverty line.
Understanding where poverty hits hardest in Whitehall can be better understood by segmenting poverty by whether or not the resident is in school or not.
Poverty for younger ages in Whitehall is seen as the most undesirable for the future of the community.
Poverty for developing children and young adults in Whitehall 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 Whitehall borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 9.6%.
The Poverty Rate for residents of Whitehall borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 50.5%.
Of the 11,977 residents of Whitehall borough, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 1,146 (9.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.
Conversely, 797 (50.5%) of 1,578 residents of Whitehall 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