15.1%

Poverty Rate

in San Diego County

Poverty data 2011 from U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey.

Percent of population living below the federal poverty level.

  • County of San Diego 15.1%
  • City of San Diego 16.0%
  • City of El Cajon 23.5%
  • City of Escondido 21.6%
  • City of Vista 20.3%
  • City of Chula Vista 11.6%
  • Children in San Diego County 19.1%