10.3% Poverty Rate in York County, Pennsylvania

Poverty Rate in York County, Pennsylvania

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

Pennsylvania County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

10.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of York County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States is 10.0%.

16.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of York County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 16.6%.

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

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

Of the 416,119 residents of York County, Pennsylvania who were born citizens of the United States, 41,655 (10.0%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 2,688 (16.6%) of 16,187 residents of York 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 York County, Pennsylvania

The Poverty Rate in York County is 10.3%.
York County is in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Dallastown 20.1%

3,712

Dillsburg 9.4%

2,574

Dover 7.4%

2,081

East York 8.3%

8,155

Emigsville 15.7%

2,918

Glen Rock 14.1%

1,910

Goldsboro 13.7%

1,250

Grantley 1.8%

2,081

Hallam 6.0%

2,658

Hanover 16.1%

15,210

Jacobus 9.8%

1,903

Loganville 8.6%

1,169

Manchester 3.8%

2,754

Mount Wolf 6.6%

1,624

New Freedom 5.6%

4,586

North York 18.2%

2,083

Parkville 6.9%

6,773

Pennville 2.5%

1,673

Queens Gate 12.8%

1,219

Red Lion 7.6%

6,237

Shiloh 7.0%

10,894

Shrewsbury 3.6%

3,715

Spring Grove 9.5%

2,271

Spry 7.4%

4,874

Stewartstown 7.4%

1,992

Stonybrook 3.1%

2,191

Susquehanna Trails 9.6%

2,170

Tyler Run 4.2%

1,558

Valley Green 9.2%

4,337

Valley View 5.7%

2,463

Weigelstown 6.2%

13,110

West York 18.3%

4,510

Windsor 23.1%

1,197

Wrightsville 18.2%

2,193

York 35.8%

42,984

Yorklyn 6.0%

1,906

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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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