Poverty by Race/Ethnicity: Del Norte County

In Del Norte County, 20.2% of the total population lives below the federal poverty level (FPL*).

In Del Norte County, the race/ethnicity with the highest percentage of poverty is the Asian, Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander population (49.9%). The Black/African American population has the lowest percentage of poverty (11.9%). Conversely, the total number of people in poverty is highest in the white population (3,405) and lowest in the Black/African American population (8), thus it is important to look at both the percentage and the actual numbers.