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Poverty Rate in Harris County, Texas

  • In Harris County, Texas, an estimated 768,699 of 4,673,897 people live in poverty.

FAQs

  • What is the poverty rate in Harris County, Texas?

    The poverty rate in Harris County, Texas is 16.4%.

  • How many people in Harris County, Texas live in poverty?

    In Harris County, Texas, an estimated 768,699 of 4,673,897 people live in poverty.

  • How does the poverty rate in Harris County, Texas compare to the average for Texas?

    The poverty rate in Harris County, Texas is 15.49% higher than the Texas average. In Harris County, Texas, an estimated 16.4% of 4,673,897 people live in poverty. In Texas, 14.2% of 28,933,638 people live in poverty.

  • How does the poverty rate in Harris County, Texas compare to the US?

    The poverty rate in Harris County, Texas is 28.12% higher than the US average. In Harris County, Texas, an estimated 16.4% of 4,673,897 people live in poverty. In the United States, 12.8% of 324,173,084 people live in poverty.