24.7% Poverty Rate in Clay County, South Dakota

Poverty Rate in Clay County, South Dakota

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

South Dakota County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

24.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Clay County, South Dakota who were born citizens of the United States is 24.3%.

36.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Clay County, South Dakota who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 36.1%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Clay County, South Dakota born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

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

Of the 11,327 residents of Clay County, South Dakota who were born citizens of the United States, 2,755 (24.3%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 146 (36.1%) of 404 residents of Clay County, South Dakota 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 Clay County, South Dakota

The Poverty Rate in Clay County is 24.7%.
Clay County is in South Dakota.
South Dakota Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Vermillion 32.0%

8,599

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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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