Other pages about the topic: Poverty

Poverty rate for single-parent families headed by a female householder (mapped by county)

2020

Klickitat County had the highest percentage of single mother families in poverty at 56.4%.

The lowest poverty rates for families headed by single mothers was found in Columbia County at 10.1%.

Families in poverty by household type

Family Type With
Children
Without
Children
Married Couple 4.4% 2.5%
Male Householder, No Wife Present 13.6% 5.7%
Female Householder, No Husband Present 29.5% 8.3%