15.6% Poverty Rate in Anderson County, South Carolina

Poverty Rate in Anderson County, South Carolina

How does the Poverty Rate in Anderson County, South Carolina compare to other counties in South Carolina?

South Carolina County Poverty Rate Comparison

What is the poverty rate for residents of Anderson County, South Carolina born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

15.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Anderson County, South Carolina who were born citizens of the United States is 15.6%.

15.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Anderson County, South Carolina who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 15.8%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Anderson County, South Carolina born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Foreign-born residents of Anderson County, South Carolina have a higher poverty rate than those who were born US citizens.

Of the 185,901 residents of Anderson County, South Carolina who were born citizens of the United States, 28,944 (15.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 832 (15.8%) of 5,269 residents of Anderson County, South Carolina 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 Anderson County, South Carolina

The Poverty Rate in Anderson County is 15.6%.
Anderson County is in South Carolina.
South Carolina Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Belton 30.3%

4,268

Anderson 23.2%

25,222

Centerville 5.6%

6,955

Homeland Park 23.2%

6,111

Iva 28.7%

1,138

Northlake 6.3%

4,224

Pelzer 24.8%

1,304

Pendleton 30.3%

3,107

Williamston 12.7%

4,088

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2018 South Carolina 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 South Carolina 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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