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POV01: Age and Sex of All People, Family Members and Unrelated Individuals Iterated by Income-to-Poverty Ratio and Race: 2008

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  All people (1) People in families (2) People in unrelated subfamilies (3) Unrelated individuals (4)
All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
Total (1)
37,966 9,379 24.7 30,986 7,339 23.7 145 71 48.8 6,835 1,970 28.8
  Under 18 years 11,172 3,878 34.7 11,034 3,792 34.4 96 46 47.9 42 40 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 3,156 1,278 40.5 3,118 1,256 40.3 38 22 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 8,016 2,600 32.4 7,916 2,536 32.0 58 24 (B) 42 40 (B)
  18 to 64 years 23,565 4,855 20.6 18,020 3,281 18.2 48 24 (B) 5,496 1,550 28.2
    18 to 24 years 4,196 1,179 28.1 3,524 870 24.7 10 10 (B) 662 299 45.1
    25 to 34 years 5,382 1,219 22.7 4,102 952 23.2 21 7 (B) 1,259 261 20.7
    35 to 44 years 5,169 914 17.7 4,028 696 17.3 14 7 (B) 1,127 211 18.7
    45 to 54 years 5,286 884 16.7 3,961 472 11.9 3 0 (B) 1,322 412 31.2
    55 to 59 years 2,010 378 18.8 1,378 171 12.4 0 0 (X) 631 207 32.8
    60 to 64 years 1,522 280 18.4 1,028 120 11.7 0 0 (X) 494 160 32.3
  65 years and over 3,229 646 20.0 1,932 266 13.8 0 0 (X) 1,297 380 29.3
    65 to 74 years 1,854 327 17.6 1,141 146 12.8 0 0 (X) 713 181 25.3
    75 years and over 1,375 319 23.2 791 119 15.1 0 0 (X) 584 199 34.1
Male 17,687 4,045 22.9 14,268 3,079 21.6 46 29 (B) 3,373 936 27.8
  Under 18 years 5,644 1,977 35.0 5,572 1,924 34.5 44 28 (B) 27 25 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 1,600 635 39.7 1,583 623 39.4 17 12 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 4,043 1,342 33.2 3,990 1,301 32.6 26 16 (B) 27 25 (B)
  18 to 64 years 10,783 1,891 17.5 7,875 1,062 13.5 2 2 (B) 2,906 827 28.5
    18 to 24 years 2,026 521 25.7 1,678 359 21.4 0 0 (X) 348 162 46.5
    25 to 34 years 2,491 395 15.9 1,745 238 13.6 0 0 (X) 746 158 21.1
    35 to 44 years 2,312 306 13.3 1,663 196 11.8 2 2 (B) 647 108 16.7
    45 to 54 years 2,398 379 15.8 1,720 166 9.7 1 0 (B) 677 213 31.4
    55 to 59 years 902 176 19.5 621 61 9.8 0 0 (X) 281 115 40.8
    60 to 64 years 655 114 17.4 448 42 9.3 0 0 (X) 207 72 35.0
  65 years and over 1,261 177 14.0 821 92 11.3 0 0 (X) 440 84 19.1
    65 to 74 years 777 97 12.5 508 51 10.0 0 0 (X) 268 46 17.3
    75 years and over 484 79 16.4 312 42 13.4 0 0 (X) 171 38 21.9
Female 20,279 5,334 26.3 16,718 4,260 25.5 98 41 41.9 3,463 1,033 29.8
  Under 18 years 5,529 1,901 34.4 5,461 1,868 34.2 52 19 (B) 15 15 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 1,556 643 41.3 1,535 633 41.2 21 10 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 3,973 1,258 31.7 3,926 1,235 31.5 32 8 (B) 15 15 (B)
  18 to 64 years 12,782 2,964 23.2 10,145 2,219 21.9 46 23 (B) 2,591 723 27.9
    18 to 24 years 2,170 659 30.3 1,846 511 27.7 10 10 (B) 314 137 43.6
    25 to 34 years 2,891 824 28.5 2,357 714 30.3 21 7 (B) 513 103 20.1
    35 to 44 years 2,858 608 21.3 2,365 500 21.1 12 5 (B) 480 103 21.4
    45 to 54 years 2,887 506 17.5 2,240 306 13.7 2 0 (B) 645 200 31.0
    55 to 59 years 1,108 203 18.3 757 110 14.5 0 0 (X) 350 93 26.5
    60 to 64 years 867 165 19.1 580 78 13.5 0 0 (X) 288 87 30.3
  65 years and over 1,969 469 23.8 1,112 173 15.6 0 0 (X) 857 296 34.5
    65 to 74 years 1,078 230 21.3 633 96 15.1 0 0 (X) 445 134 30.2
    75 years and over 891 239 26.9 479 78 16.2 0 0 (X) 413 162 39.2
Householder (7) 14,597 3,420 23.4 9,359 2,055 22.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 5,238 1,365 26.1
  Under 18 years 38 12 (B) 36 11 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 2 2 (B)
  18 to 24 years 938 383 40.9 591 261 44.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 346 122 35.3
  25 to 34 years 2,743 792 28.9 1,952 665 34.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 791 126 16.0
  35 to 44 years 3,145 636 20.2 2,295 491 21.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 850 145 17.1
  45 to 54 years 3,135 566 18.0 2,101 268 12.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 1,033 297 28.8
  55 to 59 years 1,285 271 21.1 750 107 14.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 535 164 30.7
  60 to 64 years 1,015 215 21.2 565 74 13.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 449 141 31.3
  65 years and over 2,298 545 23.7 1,068 178 16.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 1,230 367 29.8
    65+ and living alone (8) 1,177 357 30.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 1,177 357 30.4
      Male 355 72 20.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 355 72 20.2
      Female 822 286 34.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 822 286 34.7

Poverty Footnotes


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