16.9% Poverty Rate in Davidson County, Tennessee

Poverty Rate in Davidson County, Tennessee

How does the Poverty Rate in Davidson County, Tennessee compare to other counties in Tennessee?

Tennessee County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

16.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Davidson County, Tennessee who were born citizens of the United States is 16.1%.

22.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Davidson County, Tennessee who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 22.6%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Davidson County, Tennessee born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

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

Of the 574,124 residents of Davidson County, Tennessee who were born citizens of the United States, 92,215 (16.1%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 18,888 (22.6%) of 83,598 residents of Davidson County, Tennessee 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 Davidson County, Tennessee

The Poverty Rate in Davidson County is 16.9%.
Davidson County is in Tennessee.
Tennessee Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Belle Meade 3.9%

2,584

Forest Hills 3.7%

4,981

Nashville-Davidson metropolitan government (balance) 17.2%

633,709

Oak Hill 0.6%

4,681

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2018 Tennessee 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 Tennessee 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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