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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
Total (1)
37,966 17,344 45.7 30,986 13,875 44.8 145 117 80.7 6,835 3,353 49.0
  Under 18 years 11,172 6,542 58.6 11,034 6,424 58.2 96 77 80.5 42 40 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 3,156 1,957 62.0 3,118 1,932 62.0 38 25 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 8,016 4,584 57.2 7,916 4,492 56.7 58 52 (B) 42 40 (B)
  18 to 64 years 23,565 9,286 39.4 18,020 6,754 37.5 48 39 (B) 5,496 2,493 45.4
    18 to 24 years 4,196 2,124 50.6 3,524 1,676 47.6 10 10 (B) 662 437 66.0
    25 to 34 years 5,382 2,249 41.8 4,102 1,785 43.5 21 15 (B) 1,259 449 35.7
    35 to 44 years 5,169 1,827 35.3 4,028 1,431 35.5 14 11 (B) 1,127 386 34.2
    45 to 54 years 5,286 1,803 34.1 3,961 1,174 29.6 3 3 (B) 1,322 626 47.4
    55 to 59 years 2,010 715 35.6 1,378 390 28.3 0 0 (X) 631 325 51.5
    60 to 64 years 1,522 569 37.4 1,028 299 29.1 0 0 (X) 494 270 54.5
  65 years and over 3,229 1,517 47.0 1,932 697 36.1 0 0 (X) 1,297 820 63.2
    65 to 74 years 1,854 785 42.3 1,141 383 33.6 0 0 (X) 713 401 56.3
    75 years and over 1,375 732 53.2 791 314 39.6 0 0 (X) 584 418 71.7
Male 17,687 7,493 42.4 14,268 5,910 41.4 46 38 (B) 3,373 1,545 45.8
  Under 18 years 5,644 3,261 57.8 5,572 3,200 57.4 44 36 (B) 27 25 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 1,600 981 61.3 1,583 969 61.2 17 12 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 4,043 2,279 56.4 3,990 2,231 55.9 26 24 (B) 27 25 (B)
  18 to 64 years 10,783 3,741 34.7 7,875 2,457 31.2 2 2 (B) 2,906 1,282 44.1
    18 to 24 years 2,026 967 47.7 1,678 732 43.6 0 0 (X) 348 235 67.4
    25 to 34 years 2,491 809 32.5 1,745 560 32.1 0 0 (X) 746 249 33.4
    35 to 44 years 2,312 666 28.8 1,663 446 26.8 2 2 (B) 647 218 33.7
    45 to 54 years 2,398 774 32.3 1,720 465 27.0 1 1 (B) 677 308 45.5
    55 to 59 years 902 307 34.0 621 146 23.6 0 0 (X) 281 160 57.1
    60 to 64 years 655 219 33.5 448 108 24.1 0 0 (X) 207 111 53.8
  65 years and over 1,261 491 39.0 821 253 30.9 0 0 (X) 440 238 54.1
    65 to 74 years 777 279 35.9 508 141 27.8 0 0 (X) 268 138 51.3
    75 years and over 484 212 43.9 312 112 35.8 0 0 (X) 171 100 58.5
Female 20,279 9,852 48.6 16,718 7,965 47.6 98 79 80.1 3,463 1,808 52.2
  Under 18 years 5,529 3,281 59.3 5,461 3,224 59.0 52 42 (B) 15 15 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 1,556 976 62.7 1,535 963 62.7 21 13 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 3,973 2,305 58.0 3,926 2,261 57.6 32 29 (B) 15 15 (B)
  18 to 64 years 12,782 5,545 43.4 10,145 4,297 42.4 46 37 (B) 2,591 1,211 46.8
    18 to 24 years 2,170 1,157 53.3 1,846 944 51.1 10 10 (B) 314 203 64.5
    25 to 34 years 2,891 1,440 49.8 2,357 1,226 52.0 21 15 (B) 513 200 39.0
    35 to 44 years 2,858 1,162 40.7 2,365 985 41.6 12 9 (B) 480 168 34.9
    45 to 54 years 2,887 1,029 35.6 2,240 709 31.7 2 2 (B) 645 318 49.3
    55 to 59 years 1,108 408 36.8 757 243 32.1 0 0 (X) 350 165 47.1
    60 to 64 years 867 349 40.3 580 191 32.9 0 0 (X) 288 158 55.1
  65 years and over 1,969 1,025 52.1 1,112 443 39.9 0 0 (X) 857 582 67.9
    65 to 74 years 1,078 506 46.9 633 242 38.2 0 0 (X) 445 264 59.3
    75 years and over 891 520 58.3 479 202 42.1 0 0 (X) 413 318 77.1
Householder (7) 14,597 6,417 44.0 9,359 3,967 42.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 5,238 2,450 46.8
  Under 18 years 38 30 (B) 36 28 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 2 2 (B)
  18 to 24 years 938 578 61.6 591 379 64.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 346 199 57.5
  25 to 34 years 2,743 1,370 49.9 1,952 1,137 58.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 791 233 29.4
  35 to 44 years 3,145 1,233 39.2 2,295 966 42.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 850 266 31.3
  45 to 54 years 3,135 1,074 34.3 2,101 618 29.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 1,033 456 44.1
  55 to 59 years 1,285 505 39.3 750 234 31.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 535 271 50.6
  60 to 64 years 1,015 423 41.7 565 178 31.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 449 244 54.4
  65 years and over 2,298 1,204 52.4 1,068 425 39.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 1,230 779 63.3
    65+ and living alone (8) 1,177 753 64.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 1,177 753 64.0
      Male 355 196 55.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 355 196 55.3
      Female 822 557 67.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 822 557 67.7

Poverty Footnotes


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