12.9% Poverty Rate in Emery County, Utah

Poverty Rate in Emery County, Utah

How does the Poverty Rate in Emery County, Utah compare to other counties in Utah?

Utah County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

12.7%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Emery County, Utah who were born citizens of the United States is 12.7%.

29.3%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Emery County, Utah who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 29.3%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Emery County, Utah born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

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

Of the 10,167 residents of Emery County, Utah who were born citizens of the United States, 1,288 (12.7%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 51 (29.3%) of 174 residents of Emery County, Utah 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 Emery County, Utah

The Poverty Rate in Emery County is 12.9%.
Emery County is in Utah.
Utah Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Castle Dale 17.4%

1,631

Ferron 15.1%

1,527

Huntington 8.4%

1,843

Orangeville 4.6%

1,540

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2018 Utah 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 Utah 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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