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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 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
Total (1)
37,966 22,151 58.3 30,986 17,733 57.2 145 140 96.9 6,835 4,278 62.6
  Under 18 years 11,172 7,919 70.9 11,034 7,783 70.5 96 93 97.1 42 42 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 3,156 2,371 75.1 3,118 2,333 74.8 38 38 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 8,016 5,548 69.2 7,916 5,450 68.9 58 55 (B) 42 42 (B)
  18 to 64 years 23,565 12,243 52.0 18,020 8,960 49.7 48 47 (B) 5,496 3,236 58.9
    18 to 24 years 4,196 2,582 61.5 3,524 2,052 58.2 10 10 (B) 662 520 78.5
    25 to 34 years 5,382 3,023 56.2 4,102 2,343 57.1 21 21 (B) 1,259 659 52.3
    35 to 44 years 5,169 2,492 48.2 4,028 1,906 47.3 14 12 (B) 1,127 574 50.9
    45 to 54 years 5,286 2,442 46.2 3,961 1,670 42.2 3 3 (B) 1,322 769 58.2
    55 to 59 years 2,010 939 46.7 1,378 558 40.5 0 0 (X) 631 381 60.3
    60 to 64 years 1,522 764 50.2 1,028 430 41.9 0 0 (X) 494 334 67.5
  65 years and over 3,229 1,989 61.6 1,932 989 51.2 0 0 (X) 1,297 999 77.1
    65 to 74 years 1,854 1,099 59.2 1,141 576 50.5 0 0 (X) 713 523 73.3
    75 years and over 1,375 890 64.8 791 413 52.3 0 0 (X) 584 477 81.7
Male 17,687 9,716 54.9 14,268 7,652 53.6 46 43 (B) 3,373 2,020 59.9
  Under 18 years 5,644 3,951 70.0 5,572 3,882 69.7 44 41 (B) 27 27 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 1,600 1,184 74.0 1,583 1,167 73.7 17 17 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 4,043 2,766 68.4 3,990 2,715 68.1 26 24 (B) 27 27 (B)
  18 to 64 years 10,783 5,077 47.1 7,875 3,392 43.1 2 2 (B) 2,906 1,683 57.9
    18 to 24 years 2,026 1,173 57.9 1,678 900 53.6 0 0 (X) 348 273 78.5
    25 to 34 years 2,491 1,203 48.3 1,745 814 46.7 0 0 (X) 746 389 52.1
    35 to 44 years 2,312 963 41.7 1,663 636 38.2 2 2 (B) 647 325 50.3
    45 to 54 years 2,398 1,055 44.0 1,720 671 39.0 1 1 (B) 677 383 56.6
    55 to 59 years 902 379 42.0 621 205 33.0 0 0 (X) 281 174 61.8
    60 to 64 years 655 305 46.5 448 166 37.0 0 0 (X) 207 139 67.1
  65 years and over 1,261 688 54.6 821 378 46.1 0 0 (X) 440 310 70.5
    65 to 74 years 777 404 52.0 508 219 43.0 0 0 (X) 268 186 69.2
    75 years and over 484 284 58.7 312 159 51.1 0 0 (X) 171 125 72.7
Female 20,279 12,435 61.3 16,718 10,080 60.3 98 97 98.3 3,463 2,258 65.2
  Under 18 years 5,529 3,968 71.8 5,461 3,901 71.4 52 52 (B) 15 15 (B)
    Under 5 years (1) 1,556 1,187 76.3 1,535 1,166 76.0 21 21 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
    5 to 17 years 3,973 2,781 70.0 3,926 2,735 69.7 32 32 (B) 15 15 (B)
  18 to 64 years 12,782 7,166 56.1 10,145 5,568 54.9 46 44 (B) 2,591 1,554 60.0
    18 to 24 years 2,170 1,409 64.9 1,846 1,152 62.4 10 10 (B) 314 247 78.6
    25 to 34 years 2,891 1,820 63.0 2,357 1,529 64.9 21 21 (B) 513 270 52.6
    35 to 44 years 2,858 1,529 53.5 2,365 1,270 53.7 12 10 (B) 480 248 51.6
    45 to 54 years 2,887 1,387 48.0 2,240 999 44.6 2 2 (B) 645 386 59.9
    55 to 59 years 1,108 561 50.6 757 353 46.6 0 0 (X) 350 207 59.2
    60 to 64 years 867 460 53.0 580 265 45.6 0 0 (X) 288 195 67.8
  65 years and over 1,969 1,301 66.1 1,112 611 55.0 0 0 (X) 857 689 80.4
    65 to 74 years 1,078 694 64.4 633 357 56.4 0 0 (X) 445 337 75.8
    75 years and over 891 606 68.0 479 254 53.1 0 0 (X) 413 352 85.4
Householder (7) 14,597 8,319 57.0 9,359 5,163 55.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 5,238 3,157 60.3
  Under 18 years 38 34 (B) 36 32 (B) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 2 2 (B)
  18 to 24 years 938 676 72.2 591 436 73.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 346 240 69.4
  25 to 34 years 2,743 1,743 63.5 1,952 1,377 70.5 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 791 366 46.3
  35 to 44 years 3,145 1,655 52.6 2,295 1,242 54.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 850 413 48.6
  45 to 54 years 3,135 1,490 47.5 2,101 922 43.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 1,033 568 54.9
  55 to 59 years 1,285 652 50.7 750 333 44.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 535 319 59.6
  60 to 64 years 1,015 549 54.1 565 246 43.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 449 303 67.4
  65 years and over 2,298 1,520 66.1 1,068 574 53.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) 1,230 945 76.8
    65+ and living alone (8) 1,177 907 77.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 1,177 907 77.1
      Male 355 248 69.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 355 248 69.8
      Female 822 659 80.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X) 822 659 80.2

Poverty Footnotes


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