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Poverty Rate

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Percent of the population below the federal poverty level, 2005.

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24% - Tulare County: 23.2% Del Norte County: 22.5% Imperial County: 21.3% Fresno County: 20.8% Kern County: 20.8% Kings County: 20.6% Modoc County: 20.4% Butte County: 19.2% Merced County: 18.6% Lake County: 18.3% Madera County: 18.3% Tehama County: 17.8% Glenn County: 17.5% Siskiyou County: 17.5% Yuba County: 17.1% Mendocino County: 17.0% Lassen County: 16.9% Alpine County: 16.6% Humboldt County: 16.5% Los Angeles County: 16.2% Trinity County: 16.0% Yolo County: 15.2% San Bernardino County: 15.0% San Joaquin County: 14.7% Stanislaus County: 14.5% Colusa County: 14.2% Monterey County: 14.1% Shasta County: 13.8% Sacramento County: 13.6% San Luis Obispo County: 13.5% California State Average: 13.3% Mariposa County: 12.7% Santa Barbara County: 12.7% San Francisco County: 12.2% Tuolumne County: 12.2% Sutter County: 11.9% Alameda County: 11.8% Santa Cruz County: 11.8% Inyo County: 11.6% Plumas County: 11.6% Riverside County: 11.5% San Diego County: 11.0% Sierra County: 10.7% Calaveras County: 10.5% San Benito County: 10.1% Amador County: 10.0% Ventura County: 9.7% Mono County: 9.3% Solano County: 9.2% Orange County: 8.9% Sonoma County: 8.9% Santa Clara County: 8.4% Contra Costa County: 8.1% Napa County: 7.5% Nevada County: 7.5% El Dorado County: 7.4% San Mateo County: 6.9% Marin County: 6.5% Placer County: 5.6%  
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12% -
6% -

Tulare County

Del Norte County

Imperial County

Fresno County

Kern County

Kings County

Modoc County

Butte County

Merced County

Lake County

Madera County

Tehama County

Glenn County

Siskiyou County

Yuba County

Mendocino County

Lassen County

Alpine County

Humboldt County

Los Angeles County

Trinity County

Yolo County

San Bernardino County

San Joaquin County

Stanislaus County

Colusa County

Monterey County

Shasta County

Sacramento County

San Luis Obispo County

California State Average

Mariposa County

Santa Barbara County

San Francisco County

Tuolumne County

Sutter County

Alameda County

Santa Cruz County

Inyo County

Plumas County

Riverside County

San Diego County

Sierra County

Calaveras County

San Benito County

Amador County

Ventura County

Mono County

Solano County

Orange County

Sonoma County

Santa Clara County

Contra Costa County

Napa County

Nevada County

El Dorado County

San Mateo County

Marin County

Placer County

CA Reference Color State Average    Lassen County Reference Color Lassen County
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Source of Data: U.S. Census Bureau California QuickFacts

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