11.8% Poverty Rate in Utah County, Utah

Poverty Rate in Utah County, Utah

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

Utah County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

11.4%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Utah County, Utah who were born citizens of the United States is 11.4%.

17.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Utah County, Utah who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 17.1%.

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

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

Of the 521,287 residents of Utah County, Utah who were born citizens of the United States, 59,421 (11.4%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 6,973 (17.1%) of 40,885 residents of Utah 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 Utah County, Utah

The Poverty Rate in Utah County is 11.8%.
Utah County is in Utah.
Utah Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Alpine 5.3%

10,197

American Fork 9.6%

28,323

Benjamin 6.7%

1,213

Cedar Hills 6.8%

10,252

Eagle Mountain 8.0%

27,739

Elk Ridge 4.8%

3,215

Genola 14.5%

1,288

Goshen 14.2%

1,058

Highland 3.3%

17,912

Lehi 5.8%

58,271

Lindon 6.4%

10,761

Mapleton 3.8%

9,213

Orem 15.0%

92,286

Payson 10.1%

19,576

Pleasant Grove 11.9%

37,305

Provo 25.4%

106,736

Salem 6.5%

7,504

Saratoga Springs 1.9%

25,626

Spanish Fork 6.8%

36,822

Springville 7.0%

31,917

Vineyard 6.1%

2,958

West Mountain 5.2%

1,012

Woodland Hills 7.4%

1,465

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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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