20.9% Poverty Rate in Iron County, Utah

Poverty Rate in Iron County, Utah

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

Utah County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

20.6%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Iron County, Utah who were born citizens of the United States is 20.6%.

28.5%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Iron County, Utah who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 28.5%.

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

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

Of the 46,229 residents of Iron County, Utah who were born citizens of the United States, 9,531 (20.6%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 470 (28.5%) of 1,651 residents of Iron 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 Iron County, Utah

The Poverty Rate in Iron County is 20.9%.
Iron County is in Utah.
Utah Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Cedar City 25.6%

29,753

Enoch 12.9%

6,257

Parowan 5.3%

2,876

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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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