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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 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)

All races
 
People in families, total (2)
248,301 94,037 37.9 189,191 56,426 29.8 15,083 7,521 49.9 44,027 30,091 68.3
  Under 18 years 73,153 36,291 49.6 51,351 19,427 37.8 4,262 2,686 63.0 17,541 14,178 80.8
    Under 5 years 20,858 11,170 53.6 14,845 6,096 41.1 1,261 907 71.9 4,753 4,167 87.7
    5 to 17 years 52,295 25,121 48.0 36,506 13,331 36.5 3,001 1,779 59.3 12,788 10,010 78.3
  18 to 64 years 149,742 48,314 32.3 116,401 29,527 25.4 9,792 4,360 44.5 23,548 14,427 61.3
    18 to 24 years 22,230 9,101 40.9 14,191 4,300 30.3 2,206 1,044 47.3 5,833 3,757 64.4
    25 to 34 years 30,197 11,868 39.3 22,354 7,131 31.9 2,377 1,032 43.4 5,466 3,705 67.8
    35 to 44 years 34,423 11,536 33.5 27,506 7,411 26.9 1,935 927 47.9 4,983 3,198 64.2
    45 to 54 years 35,983 9,388 26.1 28,965 5,872 20.3 2,123 906 42.7 4,896 2,610 53.3
    55 to 59 years 14,869 3,410 22.9 12,631 2,417 19.1 784 307 39.2 1,454 685 47.1
    60 to 64 years 12,040 3,011 25.0 10,755 2,397 22.3 368 143 39.0 917 471 51.4
  65 years and over 25,405 9,433 37.1 21,439 7,471 34.9 1,029 475 46.2 2,938 1,486 50.6
    65 to 74 years 15,159 4,970 32.8 13,291 4,008 30.2 464 211 45.4 1,404 751 53.5
    75 years and over 10,246 4,463 43.6 8,147 3,464 42.5 565 264 46.8 1,534 735 47.9
Male 122,174 44,384 36.3 96,206 28,718 29.9 10,748 5,193 48.3 15,220 10,472 68.8
  Under 18 years 37,384 18,453 49.4 26,236 9,917 37.8 2,356 1,445 61.3 8,792 7,090 80.6
    Under 5 years 10,671 5,630 52.8 7,632 3,077 40.3 655 450 68.8 2,385 2,102 88.2
    5 to 17 years 26,713 12,823 48.0 18,604 6,840 36.8 1,701 995 58.5 6,407 4,988 77.8
  18 to 64 years 72,047 21,485 29.8 58,137 14,773 25.4 7,777 3,475 44.7 6,133 3,238 52.8
    18 to 24 years 11,191 4,261 38.1 7,232 2,122 29.4 1,612 767 47.6 2,348 1,371 58.4
    25 to 34 years 14,233 5,012 35.2 10,779 3,422 31.7 2,035 890 43.8 1,420 700 49.3
    35 to 44 years 16,238 4,976 30.6 13,689 3,758 27.5 1,651 785 47.5 898 434 48.3
    45 to 54 years 17,184 4,282 24.9 14,509 3,029 20.9 1,614 703 43.6 1,062 550 51.8
    55 to 59 years 7,209 1,593 22.1 6,333 1,247 19.7 596 229 38.4 280 117 41.9
    60 to 64 years 5,992 1,361 22.7 5,597 1,195 21.4 269 100 37.3 125 66 52.5
  65 years and over 12,743 4,446 34.9 11,833 4,028 34.0 615 273 44.5 295 145 49.1
    65 to 74 years 7,630 2,225 29.2 7,197 2,029 28.2 295 125 42.2 139 72 52.1
    75 years and over 5,112 2,220 43.4 4,637 1,999 43.1 320 149 46.5 156 73 46.5
Female 126,127 49,654 39.4 92,985 27,708 29.8 4,335 2,328 53.7 28,807 19,618 68.1
  Under 18 years 35,769 17,838 49.9 25,115 9,510 37.9 1,905 1,241 65.1 8,748 7,088 81.0
    Under 5 years 10,187 5,540 54.4 7,213 3,019 41.9 606 456 75.3 2,368 2,065 87.2
    5 to 17 years 25,582 12,298 48.1 17,903 6,490 36.3 1,299 784 60.4 6,381 5,023 78.7
  18 to 64 years 77,695 26,829 34.5 58,264 14,754 25.3 2,015 885 43.9 17,416 11,189 64.2
    18 to 24 years 11,039 4,840 43.8 6,959 2,177 31.3 594 277 46.6 3,485 2,386 68.5
    25 to 34 years 15,964 6,856 43.0 11,576 3,709 32.0 342 142 41.5 4,046 3,005 74.3
    35 to 44 years 18,185 6,560 36.1 13,817 3,653 26.4 283 142 50.2 4,085 2,765 67.7
    45 to 54 years 18,799 5,106 27.2 14,457 2,843 19.7 509 203 39.9 3,834 2,060 53.7
    55 to 59 years 7,660 1,816 23.7 6,298 1,170 18.6 188 78 41.5 1,174 568 48.4
    60 to 64 years 6,048 1,650 27.3 5,158 1,202 23.3 98 43 43.7 792 405 51.2
  65 years and over 12,662 4,987 39.4 9,605 3,444 35.9 414 202 48.7 2,643 1,341 50.8
    65 to 74 years 7,529 2,744 36.5 6,095 1,979 32.5 169 86 50.9 1,265 679 53.7
    75 years and over 5,134 2,242 43.7 3,511 1,464 41.7 245 115 47.1 1,378 662 48.1

Poverty Footnotes


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