14.2% Poverty Rate in Washington County, Utah

Poverty Rate in Washington County, Utah

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

Utah County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

13.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Washington County, Utah who were born citizens of the United States is 13.9%.

20.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Washington County, Utah who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 20.0%.

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

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

Of the 144,719 residents of Washington County, Utah who were born citizens of the United States, 20,093 (13.9%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 1,785 (20.0%) of 8,916 residents of Washington 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 Washington County, Utah

The Poverty Rate in Washington County is 14.2%.
Washington County is in Utah.
Utah Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Enterprise 8.4%

1,663

Hildale 46.8%

2,868

Hurricane 11.9%

14,931

Ivins 11.5%

7,908

La Verkin 17.4%

4,225

St. George 15.5%

79,077

Santa Clara 5.3%

6,835

Toquerville 8.2%

1,943

Washington 14.0%

24,168

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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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