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POV40: Age, Sex, Household Relationship, by Region and Residence -- Ratio of Income to Poverty Level: 2008

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

    Below 50 percent of poverty (5) Below 75 percent of poverty (5) Below 100 percent of poverty (5) Below 125 percent of poverty (5) Below 150 percent of poverty (5) Below 175 percent of poverty (5) Below 185 percent of poverty (5) Below 200 percent of poverty (5)
All income levels Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6)

Inside principal cities

Both Sexes
                          Total (1) 97,217 7,705 7.9 12,208 12.6 17,222 17.7 22,806 23.5 27,812 28.6 33,104 34.1 35,043 36.0 37,465 38.5
Under 18 years 24,097 2,899 12.0 4,633 19.2 6,262 26.0 8,048 33.4 9,541 39.6 11,043 45.8 11,507 47.8 12,063 50.1
18 to 24 years 10,280 1,275 12.4 1,856 18.1 2,510 24.4 3,218 31.3 3,916 38.1 4,509 43.9 4,759 46.3 5,039 49.0
25 to 34 years 15,945 1,143 7.2 1,732 10.9 2,414 15.1 3,162 19.8 3,892 24.4 4,694 29.4 5,070 31.8 5,451 34.2
35 to 44 years 13,397 812 6.1 1,283 9.6 1,839 13.7 2,452 18.3 3,073 22.9 3,722 27.8 3,966 29.6 4,266 31.8
45 to 54 years 13,192 744 5.6 1,223 9.3 1,683 12.8 2,203 16.7 2,664 20.2 3,192 24.2 3,401 25.8 3,733 28.3
55 to 59 years 5,384 241 4.5 441 8.2 629 11.7 854 15.9 984 18.3 1,188 22.1 1,274 23.7 1,369 25.4
60 to 64 years 4,238 198 4.7 326 7.7 543 12.8 706 16.7 868 20.5 1,050 24.8 1,110 26.2 1,201 28.3
65 years and over 10,684 394 3.7 714 6.7 1,343 12.6 2,163 20.2 2,875 26.9 3,705 34.7 3,956 37.0 4,342 40.6
      65 to 74 years 5,528 193 3.5 321 5.8 647 11.7 1,048 19.0 1,323 23.9 1,705 30.8 1,819 32.9 1,993 36.1
      75 years and over 5,157 200 3.9 393 7.6 695 13.5 1,115 21.6 1,552 30.1 1,999 38.8 2,137 41.4 2,349 45.6

Male
 
          Total
47,569 3,392 7.1 5,394 11.3 7,687 16.2 10,154 21.3 12,517 26.3 15,053 31.6 15,996 33.6 17,175 36.1
Under 18 years 12,232 1,420 11.6 2,302 18.8 3,126 25.6 4,039 33.0 4,819 39.4 5,598 45.8 5,815 47.5 6,080 49.7
18 to 24 years 5,141 521 10.1 806 15.7 1,124 21.9 1,439 28.0 1,791 34.8 2,110 41.0 2,247 43.7 2,392 46.5
25 to 34 years 8,085 416 5.2 628 7.8 931 11.5 1,237 15.3 1,604 19.8 2,004 24.8 2,190 27.1 2,411 29.8
35 to 44 years 6,753 349 5.2 533 7.9 784 11.6 1,075 15.9 1,361 20.1 1,674 24.8 1,806 26.7 1,960 29.0
45 to 54 years 6,443 345 5.4 557 8.6 765 11.9 999 15.5 1,234 19.1 1,472 22.8 1,580 24.5 1,742 27.0
55 to 59 years 2,539 95 3.7 183 7.2 267 10.5 369 14.6 437 17.2 514 20.3 564 22.2 602 23.7
60 to 64 years 1,983 99 5.0 162 8.2 255 12.9 306 15.4 359 18.1 433 21.9 459 23.1 499 25.1
65 years and over 4,394 147 3.3 223 5.1 435 9.9 689 15.7 912 20.7 1,246 28.4 1,335 30.4 1,490 33.9
      65 to 74 years 2,438 70 2.9 98 4.0 208 8.5 350 14.4 459 18.8 628 25.8 670 27.5 740 30.3
      75 years and over 1,957 77 3.9 125 6.4 228 11.6 339 17.3 453 23.1 618 31.6 665 34.0 750 38.3

Female
 
          Total
49,648 4,313 8.7 6,813 13.7 9,535 19.2 12,652 25.5 15,295 30.8 18,051 36.4 19,047 38.4 20,290 40.9
Under 18 years 11,865 1,479 12.5 2,330 19.6 3,136 26.4 4,008 33.8 4,722 39.8 5,445 45.9 5,692 48.0 5,983 50.4
18 to 24 years 5,139 754 14.7 1,050 20.4 1,387 27.0 1,779 34.6 2,124 41.3 2,399 46.7 2,512 48.9 2,648 51.5
25 to 34 years 7,860 727 9.2 1,104 14.0 1,483 18.9 1,925 24.5 2,288 29.1 2,690 34.2 2,880 36.6 3,040 38.7
35 to 44 years 6,644 463 7.0 751 11.3 1,056 15.9 1,377 20.7 1,712 25.8 2,048 30.8 2,160 32.5 2,306 34.7
45 to 54 years 6,749 399 5.9 666 9.9 917 13.6 1,204 17.8 1,430 21.2 1,720 25.5 1,821 27.0 1,992 29.5
55 to 59 years 2,845 146 5.1 258 9.1 362 12.7 485 17.0 547 19.2 674 23.7 710 25.0 767 27.0
60 to 64 years 2,255 100 4.4 164 7.3 288 12.8 401 17.8 508 22.5 616 27.3 651 28.9 703 31.2
65 years and over 6,290 247 3.9 490 7.8 907 14.4 1,474 23.4 1,963 31.2 2,458 39.1 2,621 41.7 2,852 45.3
      65 to 74 years 3,090 123 4.0 223 7.2 440 14.2 698 22.6 864 28.0 1,077 34.8 1,149 37.2 1,254 40.6
      75 years and over 3,200 124 3.9 268 8.4 467 14.6 776 24.2 1,099 34.3 1,382 43.2 1,472 46.0 1,599 50.0

Household Relationship
 
      Total (1)
97,217 7,705 7.9 12,208 12.6 17,222 17.7 22,806 23.5 27,812 28.6 33,104 34.1 35,043 36.0 37,465 38.5
          65 years and over 10,684 394 3.7 714 6.7 1,343 12.6 2,163 20.2 2,875 26.9 3,705 34.7 3,956 37.0 4,342 40.6
In families (2) 75,835 5,283 7.0 8,758 11.5 12,518 16.5 16,662 22.0 20,366 26.9 24,651 32.5 25,914 34.2 27,675 36.5
      Householder 23,673 1,497 6.3 2,440 10.3 3,458 14.6 4,625 19.5 5,645 23.8 6,942 29.3 7,324 30.9 7,874 33.3
          Under 65 years 20,279 1,386 6.8 2,260 11.1 3,135 15.5 4,165 20.5 5,049 24.9 6,079 30.0 6,380 31.5 6,828 33.7
          65 years and over 3,395 111 3.3 179 5.3 323 9.5 460 13.6 595 17.5 863 25.4 943 27.8 1,046 30.8
      Related children under
        18 years (9)
23,738 2,765 11.6 4,483 18.9 6,084 25.6 7,826 33.0 9,285 39.1 10,763 45.3 11,220 47.3 11,771 49.6
              Under 6 years 8,768 1,179 13.4 1,824 20.8 2,366 27.0 3,043 34.7 3,592 41.0 4,134 47.2 4,280 48.8 4,469 51.0
              6 to 17 years 14,970 1,586 10.6 2,659 17.8 3,718 24.8 4,784 32.0 5,693 38.0 6,629 44.3 6,941 46.4 7,301 48.8
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
7,457 287 3.8 563 7.5 950 12.7 1,305 17.5 1,676 22.5 2,093 28.1 2,213 29.7 2,397 32.1
 
In married-couple families (11)
52,071 1,692 3.2 3,120 6.0 5,050 9.7 7,160 13.8 9,296 17.9 11,908 22.9 12,710 24.4 13,787 26.5
      Husbands (11) 15,918 437 2.7 774 4.9 1,241 7.8 1,782 11.2 2,312 14.5 3,059 19.2 3,286 20.6 3,608 22.7
          Under 65 years 13,176 353 2.7 652 5.0 1,025 7.8 1,471 11.2 1,911 14.5 2,450 18.6 2,613 19.8 2,852 21.6
          65 years and over 2,742 85 3.1 121 4.4 216 7.9 311 11.3 401 14.6 609 22.2 673 24.5 756 27.6
      Wives (11) 15,918 437 2.7 774 4.9 1,241 7.8 1,782 11.2 2,312 14.5 3,059 19.2 3,286 20.6 3,608 22.7
          Under 65 years 13,798 369 2.7 675 4.9 1,074 7.8 1,529 11.1 1,988 14.4 2,568 18.6 2,728 19.8 2,980 21.6
          65 years and over 2,120 68 3.2 99 4.7 167 7.9 253 11.9 323 15.3 491 23.2 558 26.3 628 29.6
      Related children under
        18 years (9)
14,817 682 4.6 1,329 9.0 2,093 14.1 2,907 19.6 3,732 25.2 4,600 31.0 4,876 32.9 5,206 35.1
              Under 6 years 5,724 288 5.0 554 9.7 839 14.6 1,181 20.6 1,519 26.5 1,856 32.4 1,958 34.2 2,083 36.4
              6 to 17 years 9,093 394 4.3 775 8.5 1,255 13.8 1,725 19.0 2,213 24.3 2,744 30.2 2,918 32.1 3,124 34.4
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
4,032 72 1.8 156 3.9 315 7.8 438 10.9 588 14.6 752 18.7 803 19.9 887 22.0
 
In families with male
  householder, no spouse present
5,496 348 6.3 570 10.4 904 16.4 1,197 21.8 1,592 29.0 2,037 37.1 2,161 39.3 2,326 42.3
      Householder 1,894 115 6.1 188 9.9 293 15.5 397 20.9 516 27.2 658 34.7 696 36.7 751 39.6
          Under 65 years 1,751 113 6.5 186 10.6 282 16.1 379 21.7 493 28.2 622 35.5 656 37.4 709 40.5
          65 years and over 143 2 1.2 2 1.2 11 7.7 17 12.1 23 15.8 36 25.0 40 28.1 42 29.2
      Related children
        18 years (9)
1,428 140 9.8 230 16.1 352 24.6 463 32.4 596 41.8 722 50.6 763 53.4 805 56.4
              Under 6 years 524 51 9.7 82 15.7 122 23.4 166 31.8 229 43.6 286 54.5 297 56.6 320 61.1
              6 to 17 years 904 89 9.8 147 16.3 229 25.4 297 32.8 368 40.7 436 48.3 466 51.5 484 53.6
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
547 28 5.2 36 6.6 62 11.3 79 14.4 103 18.9 130 23.7 146 26.7 164 30.0
 
In families with female
  householder, no spouse present
18,268 3,244 17.8 5,069 27.7 6,564 35.9 8,305 45.5 9,478 51.9 10,706 58.6 11,042 60.4 11,562 63.3
      Householder 5,861 945 16.1 1,478 25.2 1,924 32.8 2,447 41.7 2,818 48.1 3,225 55.0 3,341 57.0 3,515 60.0
          Under 65 years 5,166 912 17.6 1,410 27.3 1,808 35.0 2,286 44.2 2,609 50.5 2,965 57.4 3,068 59.4 3,219 62.3
          65 years and over 696 33 4.8 68 9.8 116 16.7 161 23.2 208 29.9 260 37.4 273 39.3 296 42.6
      Related children under
        18 years (9)
7,493 1,943 25.9 2,924 39.0 3,639 48.6 4,456 59.5 4,957 66.2 5,442 72.6 5,582 74.5 5,759 76.9
              Under 6 years 2,519 840 33.3 1,187 47.1 1,405 55.8 1,695 67.3 1,844 73.2 1,993 79.1 2,025 80.4 2,066 82.0
              6 to 17 years 4,973 1,103 22.2 1,736 34.9 2,234 44.9 2,761 55.5 3,113 62.6 3,449 69.3 3,557 71.5 3,693 74.3
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
2,879 186 6.5 371 12.9 574 19.9 789 27.4 984 34.2 1,211 42.1 1,263 43.9 1,346 46.7
 
In unrelated subfamilies (3)
376 97 25.8 123 32.7 157 41.8 207 54.9 247 65.6 284 75.5 292 77.7 295 78.5
          Under 18 years 217 62 28.5 73 33.9 95 43.9 125 57.5 149 68.6 171 79.0 176 81.2 177 81.8
              Under 6 years 73 35 (B) 40 (B) 48 (B) 60 (B) 62 (B) 65 (B) 66 (B) 66 (B)
              6 to 17 years 144 26 18.4 34 23.3 47 33.0 65 45.0 87 60.5 106 74.0 109 76.0 111 76.9
          18 years and over 160 35 22.2 50 31.2 62 38.9 82 51.5 98 61.6 113 70.6 117 73.1 118 73.9
 
Unrelated individuals (4)
21,006 2,324 11.1 3,326 15.8 4,547 21.6 5,937 28.3 7,199 34.3 8,169 38.9 8,837 42.1 9,495 45.2
      Male 10,650 1,143 10.7 1,608 15.1 2,160 20.3 2,726 25.6 3,271 30.7 3,715 34.9 4,052 38.0 4,400 41.3
          Under 65 years 9,411 1,096 11.6 1,529 16.2 1,980 21.0 2,414 25.6 2,844 30.2 3,187 33.9 3,513 37.3 3,793 40.3
              Living alone 4,605 436 9.5 644 14.0 854 18.5 1,045 22.7 1,226 26.6 1,362 29.6 1,488 32.3 1,607 34.9
          65 years and over 1,239 47 3.8 80 6.4 180 14.5 313 25.3 428 34.5 528 42.6 538 43.4 607 49.0
              Living alone 1,036 35 3.4 62 6.0 150 14.5 266 25.6 359 34.7 451 43.5 460 44.3 521 50.3
      Female 10,356 1,181 11.4 1,718 16.6 2,387 23.1 3,211 31.0 3,928 37.9 4,454 43.0 4,785 46.2 5,096 49.2
          Under 65 years 7,569 1,054 13.9 1,432 18.9 1,832 24.2 2,256 29.8 2,647 35.0 2,931 38.7 3,183 42.1 3,379 44.6
              Living alone 4,185 395 9.4 573 13.7 786 18.8 1,023 24.4 1,215 29.0 1,362 32.6 1,459 34.9 1,561 37.3
          65 years and over 2,788 128 4.6 286 10.2 555 19.9 955 34.3 1,281 46.0 1,523 54.6 1,602 57.5 1,717 61.6
              Living alone 2,628 112 4.3 263 10.0 516 19.6 889 33.8 1,200 45.6 1,432 54.5 1,500 57.1 1,608 61.2

Poverty Footnotes

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