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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)

White alone
 
People in families, total (2)
197,763 26,174 13.2 159,476 14,531 9.1 11,277 2,093 18.6 27,010 9,551 35.4
  Under 18 years 55,450 11,593 20.9 42,242 5,757 13.6 3,174 855 26.9 10,035 4,982 49.6
    Under 5 years 15,639 3,860 24.7 12,080 1,916 15.9 959 304 31.7 2,600 1,640 63.1
    5 to 17 years 39,811 7,734 19.4 30,162 3,841 12.7 2,215 551 24.9 7,434 3,342 44.9
  18 to 64 years 120,309 12,784 10.6 98,122 7,447 7.6 7,327 1,132 15.4 14,860 4,205 28.3
    18 to 24 years 16,994 2,462 14.5 11,824 1,080 9.1 1,621 285 17.6 3,549 1,097 30.9
    25 to 34 years 23,497 3,426 14.6 18,504 1,952 10.5 1,748 254 14.5 3,244 1,220 37.6
    35 to 44 years 27,490 3,047 11.1 22,921 1,886 8.2 1,435 234 16.3 3,134 928 29.6
    45 to 54 years 29,524 2,265 7.7 24,545 1,344 5.5 1,639 242 14.8 3,339 679 20.3
    55 to 59 years 12,512 828 6.6 10,920 559 5.1 603 83 13.8 988 186 18.8
    60 to 64 years 10,293 757 7.4 9,408 627 6.7 280 34 12.1 606 96 15.9
  65 years and over 22,003 1,797 8.2 19,112 1,327 6.9 775 106 13.7 2,115 364 17.2
    65 to 74 years 13,107 956 7.3 11,784 719 6.1 329 50 15.3 995 187 18.8
    75 years and over 8,896 840 9.4 7,328 608 8.3 447 56 12.5 1,120 177 15.8
Male 98,431 12,082 12.3 81,186 7,332 9.0 8,124 1,446 17.8 9,121 3,303 36.2
  Under 18 years 28,422 5,932 20.9 21,626 2,905 13.4 1,758 479 27.2 5,038 2,549 50.6
    Under 5 years 8,013 2,003 25.0 6,197 984 15.9 503 165 32.8 1,313 854 65.1
    5 to 17 years 20,409 3,929 19.3 15,429 1,921 12.4 1,255 314 25.0 3,725 1,694 45.5
  18 to 64 years 58,750 5,338 9.1 48,994 3,704 7.6 5,887 919 15.6 3,870 715 18.5
    18 to 24 years 8,634 1,062 12.3 6,017 511 8.5 1,187 226 19.0 1,430 324 22.7
    25 to 34 years 11,285 1,273 11.3 8,940 916 10.2 1,510 223 14.7 835 134 16.0
    35 to 44 years 13,226 1,241 9.4 11,422 965 8.5 1,240 195 15.8 565 80 14.1
    45 to 54 years 14,272 1,001 7.0 12,250 692 5.7 1,281 189 14.8 741 120 16.1
    55 to 59 years 6,123 396 6.5 5,448 291 5.3 459 59 12.9 216 46 21.4
    60 to 64 years 5,210 366 7.0 4,917 328 6.7 210 27 12.7 84 12 13.8
  65 years and over 11,259 812 7.2 10,567 723 6.8 480 49 10.2 212 40 18.7
    65 to 74 years 6,697 415 6.2 6,377 365 5.7 218 26 11.9 101 24 24.0
    75 years and over 4,562 396 8.7 4,189 358 8.5 262 23 8.7 111 15 13.8
Female 99,332 14,093 14.2 78,290 7,198 9.2 3,153 647 20.5 17,889 6,248 34.9
  Under 18 years 27,028 5,661 20.9 20,616 2,852 13.8 1,416 376 26.5 4,996 2,433 48.7
    Under 5 years 7,626 1,856 24.3 5,883 932 15.8 456 139 30.5 1,287 786 61.0
    5 to 17 years 19,402 3,805 19.6 14,732 1,921 13.0 961 237 24.6 3,709 1,647 44.4
  18 to 64 years 61,559 7,446 12.1 49,128 3,742 7.6 1,441 213 14.8 10,990 3,491 31.8
    18 to 24 years 8,360 1,401 16.8 5,807 569 9.8 434 59 13.7 2,119 772 36.4
    25 to 34 years 12,212 2,153 17.6 9,564 1,036 10.8 238 31 13.0 2,409 1,086 45.1
    35 to 44 years 14,264 1,806 12.7 11,499 920 8.0 196 38 19.5 2,569 848 33.0
    45 to 54 years 15,252 1,264 8.3 12,295 651 5.3 358 53 14.9 2,598 559 21.5
    55 to 59 years 6,389 432 6.8 5,472 268 4.9 144 24 16.8 773 140 18.1
    60 to 64 years 5,083 391 7.7 4,491 299 6.7 71 7 (B) 522 85 16.2
  65 years and over 10,744 985 9.2 8,546 604 7.1 296 58 19.5 1,903 324 17.0
    65 to 74 years 6,410 541 8.4 5,407 354 6.5 110 24 22.1 893 163 18.2
    75 years and over 4,334 444 10.3 3,139 250 8.0 185 33 17.9 1,009 162 16.0

Poverty Footnotes


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