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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 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)

Asian alone
 
People in families, total (2)
11,719 2,585 22.1 9,670 1,906 19.7 741 216 29.2 1,308 462 35.3
  Under 18 years 3,035 861 28.4 2,539 620 24.4 132 53 40.3 364 188 51.7
    Under 5 years 922 245 26.6 816 192 23.6 22 11 (B) 84 42 50.0
    5 to 17 years 2,113 616 29.2 1,723 428 24.8 109 42 38.7 280 146 52.2
  18 to 64 years 7,598 1,447 19.0 6,281 1,065 17.0 527 141 26.7 789 240 30.4
    18 to 24 years 889 251 28.2 621 147 23.7 118 44 36.9 150 60 39.7
    25 to 34 years 1,675 264 15.7 1,394 194 13.9 111 22 20.0 170 47 27.8
    35 to 44 years 2,049 407 19.9 1,748 326 18.6 116 23 19.8 186 58 31.4
    45 to 54 years 1,757 300 17.1 1,484 218 14.7 101 32 31.3 172 51 29.5
    55 to 59 years 711 127 17.8 590 103 17.4 55 15 (B) 65 10 (B)
    60 to 64 years 517 98 19.0 444 78 17.5 27 6 (B) 46 14 (B)
  65 years and over 1,086 277 25.5 849 220 25.9 82 22 27.0 155 34 22.0
    65 to 74 years 643 163 25.4 514 129 25.1 56 14 (B) 74 21 (B)
    75 years and over 443 113 25.6 335 92 27.3 27 8 (B) 81 13 16.4
Male 5,583 1,236 22.1 4,687 951 20.3 465 134 28.8 430 152 35.3
  Under 18 years 1,531 456 29.8 1,276 327 25.7 68 27 (B) 188 101 53.7
    Under 5 years 481 133 27.6 423 101 23.9 8 5 (B) 50 27 (B)
    5 to 17 years 1,051 323 30.7 853 226 26.6 60 22 (B) 138 74 53.9
  18 to 64 years 3,570 646 18.1 2,990 506 16.9 360 94 26.1 219 46 20.9
    18 to 24 years 468 131 28.0 337 83 24.5 77 27 35.7 55 21 (B)
    25 to 34 years 769 110 14.3 621 81 13.0 86 19 21.7 62 11 (B)
    35 to 44 years 944 162 17.1 811 143 17.6 83 15 17.7 50 4 (B)
    45 to 54 years 822 149 18.1 717 118 16.4 67 25 (B) 39 7 (B)
    55 to 59 years 333 56 16.9 294 52 17.6 34 5 (B) 6 0 (B)
    60 to 64 years 234 38 16.3 211 31 14.8 14 4 (B) 9 3 (B)
  65 years and over 482 134 27.8 422 117 27.7 37 12 (B) 23 5 (B)
    65 to 74 years 301 77 25.5 264 65 24.7 25 8 (B) 12 3 (B)
    75 years and over 181 57 31.8 158 52 32.7 12 4 (B) 11 2 (B)
Female 6,137 1,348 22.0 4,982 955 19.2 276 83 29.9 878 311 35.4
  Under 18 years 1,504 406 27.0 1,264 293 23.2 64 26 (B) 176 87 49.6
    Under 5 years 442 112 25.4 394 91 23.2 15 6 (B) 34 15 (B)
    5 to 17 years 1,062 294 27.6 870 201 23.1 50 20 (B) 142 72 50.7
  18 to 64 years 4,029 800 19.9 3,292 559 17.0 167 47 28.1 570 194 34.1
    18 to 24 years 421 119 28.3 284 65 22.8 41 16 (B) 96 38 40.1
    25 to 34 years 906 153 16.9 773 114 14.7 25 4 (B) 108 36 33.4
    35 to 44 years 1,105 245 22.2 938 183 19.5 32 8 (B) 135 54 40.0
    45 to 54 years 935 151 16.2 767 100 13.1 34 7 (B) 133 44 33.2
    55 to 59 years 378 71 18.6 297 51 17.2 22 10 (B) 60 10 (B)
    60 to 64 years 283 60 21.3 233 47 19.9 12 2 (B) 37 12 (B)
  65 years and over 604 142 23.6 427 103 24.2 45 10 (B) 132 29 22.2
    65 to 74 years 342 87 25.3 250 63 25.4 30 6 (B) 62 18 (B)
    75 years and over 262 56 21.3 177 40 22.5 15 4 (B) 70 12 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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