Families Living Below Poverty Level

The percentage of families who are below poverty. 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: 2016
Value: 10.3

County

10.3

State

10.5

National

HP 2020

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  • 3.1
  • 9.1
  • 15.1

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2016 10.3
    2015 10.1
    2011-2015 10.6
    2014 9.5
    2013 10.4
    2011-2013 11.3
    2009-2013 11.2
    2012 11.6
    2010-2012 11.4
    2008-2012 10.9
    2011 11.9
    2010 10.8
    2008-2010 10.1
    2006-2010 10
    2009 10.6
    2007-2009 9.8
    2005-2009 9.5
    2008 9.5
    2006-2008 9.3
    2007 9.8
    2005-2007 9
    2006 9.1
    2005 8.9
    1999 7.5
    1989 9.5
    1979 7.1
    1969 6.3

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Hamilton, OH; Montgomery, OH; Summit, OH; Milwaukee, WI;

  • 10.3
    • 10.3
    • 12.3
    • 14.7
  • 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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