6.9% Poverty Rate in Collin County, Texas

Poverty Rate in Collin County, Texas

How does the Poverty Rate in Collin County, Texas compare to other counties in Texas?

Texas County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

6.2%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Collin County, Texas who were born citizens of the United States is 6.2%.

9.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Collin County, Texas who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 9.6%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Collin County, Texas born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

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

Of the 729,978 residents of Collin County, Texas who were born citizens of the United States, 45,234 (6.2%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 17,205 (9.6%) of 179,830 residents of Collin County, Texas 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 Collin County, Texas

The Poverty Rate in Collin County is 6.9%.
Collin County is in Texas.
Texas Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Allen 5.1%

96,237

Anna 7.3%

11,318

Blue Ridge 21.0%

1,026

Fairview 3.3%

8,473

Farmersville 8.4%

3,409

Lavon 0.7%

2,823

Lowry Crossing 4.1%

1,663

Lucas 9.2%

6,847

McKinney 7.0%

163,456

Melissa 0.6%

7,672

Murphy 4.7%

20,336

Nevada 14.0%

1,001

Parker 4.8%

4,388

Princeton 11.5%

8,947

St. Paul 6.6%

1,038

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2018 Texas 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 Texas 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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