40.5% Poverty Rate in Buffalo County, South Dakota

Poverty Rate in Buffalo County, South Dakota

How does the Poverty Rate in Buffalo County, South Dakota compare to other counties in South Dakota?

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Poverty Rate in Buffalo County, South Dakota

The Poverty Rate in Buffalo County is 40.5%.
Buffalo County is in South Dakota.
South Dakota Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Fort Thompson 50.4%

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2018 South Dakota 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 Dakota 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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