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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 75% of poverty (5) Percentage below 75% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 75% of poverty (5) Percentage below 75% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 75% of poverty (5) Percentage below 75% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 75% of poverty (5) Percentage below 75% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
32,818 5,576 17.0 15,955 879 5.5 2,530 356 14.1 14,332 4,341 30.3
  Under 18 years 12,238 3,084 25.2 4,929 336 6.8 775 156 20.1 6,534 2,592 39.7
    Under 5 years 3,526 1,066 30.2 1,405 111 7.9 230 41 17.7 1,891 914 48.3
    5 to 17 years 8,711 2,018 23.2 3,523 225 6.4 545 115 21.1 4,643 1,678 36.1
  18 to 64 years 18,609 2,335 12.5 9,795 477 4.9 1,612 190 11.8 7,202 1,668 23.2
    18 to 24 years 3,697 642 17.4 1,360 80 5.9 395 50 12.6 1,943 512 26.4
    25 to 34 years 4,251 722 17.0 1,961 119 6.1 411 45 10.8 1,878 559 29.8
    35 to 44 years 4,151 484 11.7 2,314 104 4.5 320 42 13.1 1,518 338 22.2
    45 to 54 years 4,059 296 7.3 2,473 78 3.2 329 40 12.1 1,256 178 14.2
    55 to 59 years 1,408 116 8.2 939 55 5.9 104 8 7.4 365 53 14.5
    60 to 64 years 1,043 74 7.1 747 40 5.4 53 6 (B) 243 28 11.6
  65 years and over 1,971 158 8.0 1,232 66 5.4 144 10 7.0 596 82 13.7
    65 to 74 years 1,170 88 7.5 813 33 4.1 65 4 (B) 292 51 17.4
    75 years and over 801 70 8.8 419 33 7.9 78 6 7.7 304 31 10.2
Male 15,163 2,287 15.1 8,226 438 5.3 1,784 255 14.3 5,154 1,594 30.9
  Under 18 years 6,169 1,562 25.3 2,471 154 6.2 438 89 20.2 3,260 1,319 40.5
    Under 5 years 1,778 519 29.2 715 43 6.0 124 18 14.2 940 459 48.9
    5 to 17 years 4,391 1,042 23.7 1,757 111 6.3 314 71 22.7 2,321 860 37.1
  18 to 64 years 8,150 673 8.3 5,045 245 4.8 1,263 160 12.7 1,841 268 14.6
    18 to 24 years 1,766 239 13.5 691 39 5.6 289 40 13.9 786 161 20.4
    25 to 34 years 1,814 162 8.9 993 63 6.4 347 40 11.5 474 59 12.4
    35 to 44 years 1,713 107 6.2 1,182 45 3.8 274 37 13.4 257 25 9.9
    45 to 54 years 1,770 94 5.3 1,292 44 3.4 230 31 13.6 247 19 7.6
    55 to 59 years 633 41 6.5 498 31 6.3 86 6 7.5 49 3 (B)
    60 to 64 years 455 30 6.7 389 23 6.0 38 6 (B) 28 1 (B)
  65 years and over 844 52 6.1 709 39 5.5 83 6 7.3 52 7 (B)
    65 to 74 years 526 28 5.4 458 21 4.6 45 4 (B) 23 3 (B)
    75 years and over 318 23 7.4 250 18 7.1 38 2 (B) 29 4 (B)
Female 17,655 3,290 18.6 7,729 442 5.7 747 101 13.5 9,179 2,747 29.9
  Under 18 years 6,068 1,522 25.1 2,457 182 7.4 337 67 20.0 3,274 1,272 38.9
    Under 5 years 1,748 546 31.3 691 69 9.9 106 23 21.8 951 455 47.8
    5 to 17 years 4,320 975 22.6 1,767 113 6.4 231 44 19.1 2,323 818 35.2
  18 to 64 years 10,459 1,662 15.9 4,750 232 4.9 349 30 8.5 5,361 1,400 26.1
    18 to 24 years 1,931 403 20.9 669 42 6.2 106 10 9.4 1,157 352 30.4
    25 to 34 years 2,437 560 23.0 968 56 5.7 65 5 (B) 1,404 500 35.6
    35 to 44 years 2,438 377 15.5 1,132 60 5.3 46 5 (B) 1,260 312 24.8
    45 to 54 years 2,289 202 8.8 1,181 35 2.9 99 9 8.6 1,009 159 15.8
    55 to 59 years 775 75 9.7 441 24 5.4 18 1 (B) 316 50 15.7
    60 to 64 years 589 44 7.5 359 17 4.7 15 0 (B) 215 27 12.6
  65 years and over 1,127 106 9.4 523 27 5.2 61 4 (B) 544 75 13.8
    65 to 74 years 644 60 9.3 354 12 3.4 20 0 (B) 269 48 17.7
    75 years and over 483 47 9.7 168 15 9.1 40 4 (B) 274 27 10.0

Poverty Footnotes


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