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Poverty Rate

Description

Percent of the population below the federal poverty level, 2007.

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24% - Tulare County: 23.2% Del Norte County: 22.3% Imperial County: 21.0% Fresno County: 20.0% Modoc County: 19.6% Merced County: 19.3% Tehama County: 19.3% Yuba County: 19.2% Kern County: 18.1% Siskiyou County: 17.7% Kings County: 17.2% Lassen County: 17.2% Butte County: 17.1% Trinity County: 17.0% Humboldt County: 16.9% Madera County: 16.9% Lake County: 16.4% Alpine County: 15.9% Glenn County: 15.8% Mendocino County: 15.4% Los Angeles County: 14.6% Yolo County: 14.5% San Joaquin County: 14.2% Stanislaus County: 13.6% Shasta County: 13.4% Colusa County: 12.7% Mariposa County: 12.5% Tuolumne County: 12.5% California State Average: 12.4% Sacramento County: 12.2% Santa Barbara County: 12.2% Sutter County: 12.2% Monterey County: 12.1% San Bernardino County: 12.1% Riverside County: 11.7% San Benito County: 11.7% Sierra County: 11.7% Plumas County: 11.5% San Luis Obispo County: 11.5% Inyo County: 11.4% San Diego County: 11.1% Alameda County: 11.0% San Francisco County: 10.6% Santa Cruz County: 10.6% Calaveras County: 10.3% Amador County: 10.1% Mono County: 9.6% Solano County: 9.6% Orange County: 8.9% Sonoma County: 8.9% Nevada County: 8.8% Contra Costa County: 8.7% Ventura County: 8.7% Napa County: 8.6% Santa Clara County: 8.3% El Dorado County: 8.2% Marin County: 6.8% Placer County: 6.0% San Mateo County: 6.0%  
18% -
12% -
6% -
 

Tulare County

Del Norte County

Imperial County

Fresno County

Modoc County

Merced County

Tehama County

Yuba County

Kern County

Siskiyou County

Kings County

Lassen County

Butte County

Trinity County

Humboldt County

Madera County

Lake County

Alpine County

Glenn County

Mendocino County

Los Angeles County

Yolo County

San Joaquin County

Stanislaus County

Shasta County

Colusa County

Mariposa County

Tuolumne County

California State Average

Sacramento County

Santa Barbara County

Sutter County

Monterey County

San Bernardino County

Riverside County

San Benito County

Sierra County

Plumas County

San Luis Obispo County

Inyo County

San Diego County

Alameda County

San Francisco County

Santa Cruz County

Calaveras County

Amador County

Mono County

Solano County

Orange County

Sonoma County

Nevada County

Contra Costa County

Ventura County

Napa County

Santa Clara County

El Dorado County

Marin County

Placer County

San Mateo County

 
 
CA Reference Color State Average
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Source of Data: U.S. Census Bureau California QuickFacts
http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/06000.html
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