10.5% Poverty Rate in Platte County, Wyoming

Poverty Rate in Platte County, Wyoming

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

Wyoming County Poverty Rate Comparison

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

9.8%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Platte County, Wyoming who were born citizens of the United States is 9.8%.

33.5%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Platte County, Wyoming who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 33.5%.

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

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

Of the 8,320 residents of Platte County, Wyoming who were born citizens of the United States, 815 (9.8%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 87 (33.5%) of 260 residents of Platte 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 Platte County, Wyoming

The Poverty Rate in Platte County is 10.5%.
Platte County is in Wyoming.
Wyoming Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Guernsey 18.7%

1,116

Wheatland 4.8%

3,515

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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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