People 65+ Living Below Poverty Level

Shows the percentage of people who are below poverty, and are over 65 years of age. People and families are classified as being in poverty if their income is less than their poverty threshold. If their income is less than half their poverty threshold, they are below 50% of poverty; less than the threshold itself, they are in poverty (below 100% of poverty); less than 1.25 times the threshold, below 125% of poverty, and so on. The greater the ratio of income to poverty, the more people fall under the category, because higher ratios include more people with higher incomes.

Measurement Period: 2011
Value: 8

County

8

State

7.7

National

9.3

HP 2020

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  • 3.6
  • 10.6
  • 16.9

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2011 8
    2011 8
    2010 8.9
    2010 8.9
    2008-2010 7.8
    2008-2010 7.8
    2006-2010 8
    2006-2010 8
    2009 7.7
    2009 7.7
    2007-2009 7.1
    2007-2009 7.1
    2005-2009 7.9
    2005-2009 7.9
    2008 7.1
    2008 7.1
    2006-2008 7.4
    2006-2008 7.4
    2007 6.9
    2007 6.9
    2005-2007 7.9
    2005-2007 7.9
    2006 9.1
    2006 9.1
    2005 8
    2005 8
    1999 6.82713
    1999 6.82713
    1989 8.76245
    1989 8.76245
    1979 10.0972
    1979 10.0972

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Fresno, CA; Kern, CA; San Francisco, CA; San Joaquin, CA; District of Columbia, DC; Duval, FL; Hillsborough, FL; Orange, FL; Pinellas, FL; DeKalb, GA; Fulton, GA; Jefferson, KY; Suffolk, MA; Baltimore city, MD; Mecklenburg, NC; Erie, NY; Monroe, NY; Hamilton, OH; Montgomery, OH; Summit, OH; Davidson, TN; Shelby, TN; El Paso, TX; Hidalgo, TX; Travis, TX; Milwaukee, WI;

  • 8
    • 6.9
    • 16.9
    • 26.7
  • Peer counties are those counties similar in population composition and selected demographics. Of the peer counties, only the ones that have data for the same indicator/time frame have been included.

    This county has 38 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 3 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty

    All Peer Counties for Summit

    Jefferson, AL; Pima, AZ; Fresno, CA; Kern, CA; San Francisco, CA; San Joaquin, CA; District of Columbia, DC; Duval, FL; Hillsborough, FL; Orange, FL; Pinellas, FL; DeKalb, GA; Fulton, GA; Marion, IN; Jefferson, KY; Suffolk, MA; Baltimore city, MD; Jackson, MO; Mecklenburg, NC; Camden, NJ; Essex, NJ; Hudson, NJ; Bernalillo, NM; Erie, NY; Monroe, NY; Hamilton, OH; Montgomery, OH; Summit, OH; Oklahoma, OK; Tulsa, OK; Multnomah, OR; Providence, RI; Davidson, TN; Shelby, TN; El Paso, TX; Hidalgo, TX; Travis, TX; Pierce, WA; Milwaukee, WI;

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