Poverty Rates in Kent County - 1979, 1989, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007

Kent County Poverty Rate
 IndividualsChildren
19798.50%11.10%
19899.00%12.80%
19978.70%13.40%
19998.90%10.40%
200013.40%8.60%
200111.80%15.20%
20028.60%11.60%
20038.40%9.80%
200410.40%13.90%
200512.10%16.30%

YearAll PeopleUnder 1818 and Over
20028.6%11.6%7.4%
20038.4%9.8%7.8%
200410.4%14.2%8.9%
200512.1%16.7%10.4%
200612.9%16.9%11.3%
200713.2%18.6%11.1%


Narrative: Data only included for the years 1979, 1989, 1997, and 1999-2007

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Description: The percentage of adults and children living in poverty in Kent County. Table entitled 'povertyACS_U2' is all from ACS.
Added/Updated: 1/28/2009
Timeframe: 1/1/1979 to 12/1/2005
Source: American Community Survey 2000-2007
Author: U.S. Census Bureau
Data Provider: U.S. Census; Kids Count in Michigan, American Community Survey for 2001-2003 figures
Data Series:
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Universe: Kent County Residents
Tags: economic well-being, poverty

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