The 2020 ACS 5-year estimates indicate a wide gap in income for persons without a high school education or equivalency and a subsequently higher poverty rate the less education one has achieved.

According to the 2020 ACS 5-year estimates, there is a direct correlation between poverty and level of educational achievement.

On average, males make more than twice as much as females for those with a high school education, some college, or an associate degree.