Virginia's Poverty Rate

Virginia's latest poverty rate (as of 2019) is 8.8%, the 10th highest in all states. The average poverty rate in recent 10 years is 10.27%.

Year Poverty Rate Source
2019 8.8 [29]
2018 9.8 [29]
2017 10.5 [29]
2017 10.3 [29]
2016 11.4 [29]
2015 10.9 [29]
2014 10.2 [29]
2013 10.4 [29]
2013 9.8 [29]
2012 10.6 [29]
2011 11.4 [29]
2010 10.7 [29]
2009 10.7 [29]
2008 10.3 [29]
2007 8.6 [29]
2006 8.6 [29]
2005 9.2 [29]
2004 9.4 [29]
2003 10.0 [29]
2002 9.9 [29]
2001 8.0 [29]
2000 8.3 [29]
1999 7.9 [29]
1998 8.8 [29]
1997 12.7 [29]
1996 12.3 [29]
1995 10.2 [29]
1994 10.7 [29]
1993 9.7 [29]
1992 9.5 [29]
1991 9.9 [29]
1990 11.1 [29]
1989 10.9 [29]
1988 10.8 [29]
1987 9.9 [29]
1986 9.7 [29]
1985 10.0 [29]
1984 10.0 [29]
1983 11.3 [29]
1982 12.5 [29]
1981 12.6 [29]
1980 12.4 [29]

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