10.4% Poverty Rate in Laramie County, Wyoming

Poverty Rate in Laramie County, Wyoming

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

Wyoming County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

10.0%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Laramie County, Wyoming who were born citizens of the United States is 10.0%.

19.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Laramie County, Wyoming who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 19.8%.

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

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

Of the 91,746 residents of Laramie County, Wyoming who were born citizens of the United States, 9,210 (10.0%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 618 (19.8%) of 3,125 residents of Laramie County, Wyoming 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 Laramie County, Wyoming

The Poverty Rate in Laramie County is 10.4%.
Laramie County is in Wyoming.
Wyoming Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Fox Farm-College 21.0%

4,401

Cheyenne 10.7%

61,963

Pine Bluffs 9.6%

1,108

Ranchettes 2.5%

5,963

South Greeley 16.6%

4,472

Warren AFB 1.3%

1,559

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2018 Wyoming 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 Wyoming 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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