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Demographic Data Report for Pennsylvania by County
Poverty: Persons below poverty
All Ages, All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
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People (Below Poverty)
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Rank within US
(of 3146 counties)
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Pennsylvania 12.4 1,539,183 23 of 52
United States 13.4 42,510,843 N/A
Bucks County 5.9 36,275 96
Montgomery County 5.9 47,517 101
Chester County 6.4 32,620 144
Cumberland County 6.9 16,370 184
Adams County 7.8 7,622 267
Butler County 8.2 14,957 344
Northampton County 8.6 25,000 387
Washington County 9.2 18,660 520
Franklin County 9.3 14,050 523
Perry County 9.3 4,223 531
Elk County 9.5 2,836 560
Pike County 9.5 5,248 566
York County 9.6 41,925 582
Delaware County 10.0 54,356 664
Westmoreland County 10.0 34,582 668
Lancaster County 10.1 53,659 696
Wyoming County 10.4 2,764 747
Snyder County 10.4 3,983 752
Montour County 10.5 1,836 757
Lebanon County 10.8 14,715 827
Juniata County 10.8 2,637 832
Beaver County 11.0 17,994 875
Armstrong County 11.1 7,215 881
Monroe County 11.2 18,550 901
Fulton County 11.3 1,624 917
Wayne County 11.4 5,455 957
Allegheny County 11.6 138,335 1,002
Carbon County 11.7 7,328 1,023
Union County 11.8 4,258 1,052
Bedford County 11.9 5,679 1,065
Berks County 12.0 48,573 1,085
Susquehanna County 12.0 4,864 1,095
Dauphin County 12.3 33,354 1,164
Huntingdon County 12.3 4,917 1,170
Somerset County 12.4 8,559 1,181
Schuylkill County 12.4 16,816 1,203
Lehigh County 12.5 44,387 1,212
Warren County 12.6 4,926 1,244
Bradford County 12.7 7,643 1,260
Venango County 12.9 6,513 1,290
Northumberland County 13.2 11,552 1,353
Sullivan County 13.2 782 1,355
Tioga County 13.2 5,340 1,361
Crawford County 13.2 10,855 1,366
Greene County 13.5 4,482 1,411
Mifflin County 13.5 6,127 1,414
Potter County 13.5 2,229 1,416
Lycoming County 13.6 14,691 1,449
Lawrence County 13.8 11,670 1,491
Mercer County 13.9 14,470 1,515
Clearfield County 14.6 10,777 1,639
Blair County 14.7 17,648 1,667
Lackawanna County 14.7 29,788 1,674
Luzerne County 14.7 45,053 1,682
Columbia County 15.0 9,150 1,746
Jefferson County 15.1 6,511 1,785
Cameron County 15.3 698 1,812
Cambria County 15.4 19,466 1,842
Clinton County 15.5 5,777 1,869
Erie County 16.0 41,793 1,945
McKean County 16.1 6,172 1,967
Clarion County 16.3 6,107 1,999
Indiana County 16.3 12,898 2,004
Fayette County 17.3 21,911 2,178
Forest County 18.1 654 2,307
Centre County 18.2 26,030 2,317
Philadelphia County 24.3 373,727 2,898
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 08/18/2022 10:26 pm.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Poverty: Persons below poverty, see the dictionary.
Health Service Areas are a single county or cluster of contiguous counties which are relatively self-contained with respect to hospital care. For more detailed information, please see Health Service Area information page. Puerto Rico is being treated as a Health Service Area for this data presentation.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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