Percentage of population at or below poverty level

Source:2011 Bureau of US Census Data as of July, 2013

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  Percentage
Region/County (CI)
Reg- 1 Western New York
Allegany 18.1 (15.4-20.8)
Cattaraugus 18.7 (16.5-20.9)
Chautauqua 19.8 (17.5-22.1)
Erie 15.3 (14.4-16.2)
Genesee 13.0 (11.1-14.9)
Niagara 12.9 (11.1-14.7)
Orleans 14.5 (11.8-17.2)
Wyoming 11.6 (9.2-14.0)
Reg- 2 Finger Lakes
Chemung 16.4 (13.5-19.3)
Livingston 13.5 (11.7-15.3)
Monroe 16.4 (15.2-17.6)
Ontario 10.7 (9.1-12.3)
Schuyler 14.1 (11.3-16.9)
Seneca 13.3 (10.7-15.9)
Steuben 18.1 (16.3-19.9)
Wayne 12.8 (11.0-14.6)
Yates 15.1 (12.1-18.1)
Reg- 3 Central New York
Cayuga 14.0 (11.7-16.3)
Cortland 17.7 (14.9-20.5)
Herkimer 16.9 (14.8-19.0)
Jefferson 17.4 (14.8-20.0)
Lewis 12.1 (9.5-14.7)
Madison 11.9 (9.5-14.3)
Oneida 17.1 (15.5-18.7)
Onondaga 15.6 (14.4-16.8)
Oswego 19.3 (16.8-21.8)
St. Lawrence 18.8 (16.3-21.3)
Tompkins 20.0 (18.0-22.0)
Reg- 4 New York-Penn
Broome 17.5 (15.4-19.6)
Chenango 16.6 (13.7-19.5)
Tioga 10.9 (8.8-13.0)
Reg- 5 Northeastern New York
Albany 13.6 (12.1-15.1)
Clinton 15.5 (13.2-17.8)
Columbia 10.4 (8.3-12.5)
Delaware 17.1 (14.4-19.8)
Essex 14.6 (12.0-17.2)
Franklin 20.7 (17.6-23.8)
Fulton 16.6 (13.9-19.3)
Greene 16.0 (13.4-18.6)
Hamilton 10.7 (8.2-13.2)
Montgomery 19.0 (16.2-21.8)
Otsego 16.4 (13.8-19.0)
Rensselaer 12.0 (10.0-14.0)
Saratoga 7.1 (6.1-8.1)
Schenectady 14.1 (12.3-15.9)
Schoharie 11.4 (8.8-14.0)
Warren 13.9 (11.8-16.0)
Washington 14.1 (11.4-16.8)
Reg- 6 Hudson Valley
Dutchess 10.1 (8.7-11.5)
Orange 13.9 (12.3-15.5)
Putnam 5.9 (4.8-7.0)
Rockland 14.1 (12.3-15.9)
Sullivan 17.0 (14.2-19.8)
Ulster 14.5 (12.6-16.4)
Westchester 10.0 (9.1-10.9)
Reg- 7 New York City
Bronx 30.3 (29.1-31.5)
Kings 23.6 (22.6-24.6)
New York 18.4 (17.2-19.6)
Queens 16.0 (14.9-17.1)
Richmond 12.5 (10.6-14.4)
Reg- 8 Nassau-Suffolk
Nassau 7.0 (6.2-7.8)
Suffolk 6.9 (6.0-7.8)
New York State 16.1 (15.9-16.3)

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