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POV02: People in Families by Family Structure, Age, and Sex, 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)

  People in families (total) (2) Married-couple families (11) People in families with a male householder, no wife present People in families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6)

All races
 
People in families, total (2)
248,301 38,995 15.7 189,191 18,365 9.7 15,083 3,058 20.3 44,027 17,572 39.9
  Under 18 years 73,153 17,961 24.6 51,351 7,294 14.2 4,262 1,253 29.4 17,541 9,414 53.7
    Under 5 years 20,858 5,913 28.3 14,845 2,412 16.2 1,261 415 32.9 4,753 3,086 64.9
    5 to 17 years 52,295 12,048 23.0 36,506 4,882 13.4 3,001 838 27.9 12,788 6,328 49.5
  18 to 64 years 149,742 18,633 12.4 116,401 9,420 8.1 9,792 1,656 16.9 23,548 7,557 32.1
    18 to 24 years 22,230 3,893 17.5 14,191 1,402 9.9 2,206 418 18.9 5,833 2,073 35.5
    25 to 34 years 30,197 5,021 16.6 22,354 2,436 10.9 2,377 372 15.6 5,466 2,213 40.5
    35 to 44 years 34,423 4,309 12.5 27,506 2,359 8.6 1,935 334 17.3 4,983 1,616 32.4
    45 to 54 years 35,983 3,217 8.9 28,965 1,706 5.9 2,123 362 17.1 4,896 1,149 23.5
    55 to 59 years 14,869 1,182 8.0 12,631 748 5.9 784 115 14.7 1,454 319 21.9
    60 to 64 years 12,040 1,011 8.4 10,755 769 7.2 368 54 14.8 917 187 20.4
  65 years and over 25,405 2,401 9.5 21,439 1,650 7.7 1,029 149 14.5 2,938 602 20.5
    65 to 74 years 15,159 1,294 8.5 13,291 909 6.8 464 67 14.5 1,404 318 22.6
    75 years and over 10,246 1,107 10.8 8,147 741 9.1 565 82 14.6 1,534 284 18.5
Male 122,174 17,606 14.4 96,206 9,273 9.6 10,748 2,126 19.8 15,220 6,208 40.8
  Under 18 years 37,384 9,147 24.5 26,236 3,673 14.0 2,356 709 30.1 8,792 4,764 54.2
    Under 5 years 10,671 3,037 28.5 7,632 1,234 16.2 655 229 34.9 2,385 1,574 66.0
    5 to 17 years 26,713 6,110 22.9 18,604 2,439 13.1 1,701 481 28.3 6,407 3,190 49.8
  18 to 64 years 72,047 7,421 10.3 58,137 4,695 8.1 7,777 1,339 17.2 6,133 1,388 22.6
    18 to 24 years 11,191 1,659 14.8 7,232 668 9.2 1,612 326 20.2 2,348 665 28.3
    25 to 34 years 14,233 1,734 12.2 10,779 1,139 10.6 2,035 331 16.2 1,420 264 18.6
    35 to 44 years 16,238 1,640 10.1 13,689 1,196 8.7 1,651 280 17.0 898 164 18.3
    45 to 54 years 17,184 1,384 8.1 14,509 898 6.2 1,614 278 17.2 1,062 208 19.6
    55 to 59 years 7,209 544 7.6 6,333 396 6.2 596 85 14.3 280 64 22.8
    60 to 64 years 5,992 459 7.7 5,597 397 7.1 269 39 14.6 125 23 18.2
  65 years and over 12,743 1,039 8.1 11,833 905 7.6 615 77 12.6 295 57 19.2
    65 to 74 years 7,630 532 7.0 7,197 462 6.4 295 40 13.5 139 30 21.9
    75 years and over 5,112 506 9.9 4,637 442 9.5 320 38 11.7 156 26 16.9
Female 126,127 21,389 17.0 92,985 9,092 9.8 4,335 933 21.5 28,807 11,364 39.4
  Under 18 years 35,769 8,815 24.6 25,115 3,621 14.4 1,905 544 28.5 8,748 4,650 53.2
    Under 5 years 10,187 2,877 28.2 7,213 1,178 16.3 606 187 30.8 2,368 1,512 63.9
    5 to 17 years 25,582 5,938 23.2 17,903 2,443 13.6 1,299 357 27.5 6,381 3,138 49.2
  18 to 64 years 77,695 11,212 14.4 58,264 4,726 8.1 2,015 317 15.7 17,416 6,169 35.4
    18 to 24 years 11,039 2,234 20.2 6,959 734 10.5 594 92 15.4 3,485 1,408 40.4
    25 to 34 years 15,964 3,287 20.6 11,576 1,297 11.2 342 41 12.0 4,046 1,949 48.2
    35 to 44 years 18,185 2,669 14.7 13,817 1,163 8.4 283 54 19.1 4,085 1,452 35.5
    45 to 54 years 18,799 1,833 9.7 14,457 807 5.6 509 84 16.6 3,834 941 24.5
    55 to 59 years 7,660 638 8.3 6,298 353 5.6 188 30 16.2 1,174 255 21.7
    60 to 64 years 6,048 552 9.1 5,158 372 7.2 98 15 15.4 792 164 20.8
  65 years and over 12,662 1,363 10.8 9,605 746 7.8 414 72 17.4 2,643 545 20.6
    65 to 74 years 7,529 761 10.1 6,095 447 7.3 169 27 16.2 1,265 287 22.7
    75 years and over 5,134 601 11.7 3,511 299 8.5 245 45 18.3 1,378 258 18.7

Poverty Footnotes


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