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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)

South, Outside principal cities

Both Sexes
                          Total (1) 57,028 2,786 4.9 4,269 7.5 6,216 10.9 8,718 15.3 11,328 19.9 14,059 24.7 15,278 26.8 16,832 29.5
Under 18 years 14,073 979 7.0 1,511 10.7 2,105 15.0 2,935 20.9 3,661 26.0 4,418 31.4 4,717 33.5 5,127 36.4
18 to 24 years 5,117 348 6.8 504 9.9 717 14.0 976 19.1 1,197 23.4 1,439 28.1 1,562 30.5 1,674 32.7
25 to 34 years 7,126 342 4.8 549 7.7 775 10.9 1,056 14.8 1,379 19.3 1,714 24.0 1,866 26.2 2,078 29.2
35 to 44 years 8,095 283 3.5 444 5.5 683 8.4 931 11.5 1,301 16.1 1,621 20.0 1,758 21.7 1,939 24.0
45 to 54 years 8,550 303 3.5 468 5.5 667 7.8 911 10.7 1,150 13.5 1,424 16.7 1,560 18.2 1,774 20.7
55 to 59 years 3,701 149 4.0 214 5.8 295 8.0 404 10.9 494 13.4 651 17.6 696 18.8 748 20.2
60 to 64 years 3,061 154 5.0 208 6.8 293 9.6 410 13.4 529 17.3 633 20.7 707 23.1 773 25.2
65 years and over 7,306 228 3.1 371 5.1 681 9.3 1,094 15.0 1,617 22.1 2,160 29.6 2,412 33.0 2,720 37.2
      65 to 74 years 4,201 110 2.6 179 4.3 326 7.8 510 12.1 753 17.9 1,001 23.8 1,135 27.0 1,328 31.6
      75 years and over 3,105 117 3.8 192 6.2 355 11.4 584 18.8 864 27.8 1,159 37.3 1,276 41.1 1,391 44.8

Male
 
          Total
28,013 1,241 4.4 1,930 6.9 2,792 10.0 3,938 14.1 5,121 18.3 6,427 22.9 7,028 25.1 7,775 27.8
Under 18 years 7,193 529 7.4 833 11.6 1,108 15.4 1,527 21.2 1,860 25.9 2,256 31.4 2,415 33.6 2,630 36.6
18 to 24 years 2,618 113 4.3 183 7.0 294 11.2 428 16.3 530 20.2 667 25.5 730 27.9 781 29.8
25 to 34 years 3,563 122 3.4 197 5.5 289 8.1 414 11.6 590 16.5 737 20.7 816 22.9 935 26.2
35 to 44 years 3,950 112 2.8 188 4.8 301 7.6 398 10.1 561 14.2 712 18.0 782 19.8 868 22.0
45 to 54 years 4,206 151 3.6 226 5.4 316 7.5 438 10.4 574 13.7 707 16.8 772 18.4 880 20.9
55 to 59 years 1,734 78 4.5 105 6.1 142 8.2 197 11.4 242 13.9 317 18.3 336 19.4 351 20.3
60 to 64 years 1,461 66 4.5 98 6.7 141 9.6 197 13.5 240 16.4 292 20.0 321 21.9 350 23.9
65 years and over 3,287 70 2.1 100 3.1 199 6.1 338 10.3 523 15.9 738 22.4 855 26.0 980 29.8
      65 to 74 years 2,000 33 1.6 44 2.2 90 4.5 160 8.0 252 12.6 371 18.6 439 21.9 521 26.1
      75 years and over 1,286 37 2.9 57 4.4 109 8.5 178 13.8 271 21.1 366 28.5 416 32.4 459 35.7

Female
 
          Total
29,015 1,545 5.3 2,339 8.1 3,425 11.8 4,780 16.5 6,207 21.4 7,632 26.3 8,250 28.4 9,057 31.2
Under 18 years 6,879 449 6.5 678 9.9 997 14.5 1,408 20.5 1,801 26.2 2,162 31.4 2,302 33.5 2,497 36.3
18 to 24 years 2,499 235 9.4 321 12.9 422 16.9 549 22.0 667 26.7 772 30.9 832 33.3 893 35.7
25 to 34 years 3,562 220 6.2 352 9.9 485 13.6 642 18.0 789 22.1 976 27.4 1,050 29.5 1,143 32.1
35 to 44 years 4,145 171 4.1 256 6.2 382 9.2 533 12.9 739 17.8 909 21.9 976 23.5 1,071 25.8
45 to 54 years 4,345 152 3.5 242 5.6 350 8.1 473 10.9 576 13.2 716 16.5 788 18.1 894 20.6
55 to 59 years 1,967 71 3.6 109 5.5 153 7.8 206 10.5 253 12.8 334 17.0 360 18.3 397 20.2
60 to 64 years 1,599 89 5.5 110 6.9 152 9.5 213 13.3 289 18.1 341 21.3 386 24.2 423 26.5
65 years and over 4,019 158 3.9 271 6.7 482 12.0 756 18.8 1,094 27.2 1,422 35.4 1,556 38.7 1,739 43.3
      65 to 74 years 2,201 78 3.5 135 6.1 236 10.7 350 15.9 501 22.8 629 28.6 697 31.7 807 36.7
      75 years and over 1,819 80 4.4 135 7.4 246 13.6 407 22.4 593 32.6 793 43.6 860 47.3 932 51.3

Household Relationship
 
      Total (1)
57,028 2,786 4.9 4,269 7.5 6,216 10.9 8,718 15.3 11,328 19.9 14,059 24.7 15,278 26.8 16,832 29.5
          65 years and over 7,306 228 3.1 371 5.1 681 9.3 1,094 15.0 1,617 22.1 2,160 29.6 2,412 33.0 2,720 37.2
In families (2) 48,596 1,937 4.0 3,027 6.2 4,528 9.3 6,496 13.4 8,472 17.4 10,746 22.1 11,710 24.1 12,980 26.7
      Householder 15,568 583 3.7 907 5.8 1,333 8.6 1,909 12.3 2,497 16.0 3,187 20.5 3,491 22.4 3,871 24.9
          Under 65 years 12,910 505 3.9 798 6.2 1,164 9.0 1,651 12.8 2,103 16.3 2,633 20.4 2,844 22.0 3,121 24.2
          65 years and over 2,658 77 2.9 109 4.1 169 6.4 258 9.7 394 14.8 554 20.9 647 24.3 750 28.2
      Related children under
        18 years (9)
13,871 900 6.5 1,419 10.2 2,007 14.5 2,822 20.3 3,524 25.4 4,280 30.9 4,574 33.0 4,984 35.9
              Under 6 years 4,596 396 8.6 637 13.9 822 17.9 1,102 24.0 1,341 29.2 1,596 34.7 1,697 36.9 1,832 39.9
              6 to 17 years 9,275 503 5.4 781 8.4 1,185 12.8 1,720 18.5 2,183 23.5 2,684 28.9 2,878 31.0 3,151 34.0
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
4,705 135 2.9 212 4.5 380 8.1 543 11.5 722 15.3 946 20.1 1,022 21.7 1,138 24.2
 
In married-couple families (11)
37,932 815 2.1 1,272 3.4 2,078 5.5 3,131 8.3 4,435 11.7 6,022 15.9 6,745 17.8 7,727 20.4
      Husbands (11) 12,002 242 2.0 354 2.9 570 4.7 857 7.1 1,229 10.2 1,704 14.2 1,927 16.1 2,204 18.4
          Under 65 years 9,564 186 1.9 282 2.9 457 4.8 695 7.3 947 9.9 1,274 13.3 1,407 14.7 1,592 16.6
          65 years and over 2,438 57 2.3 72 2.9 113 4.6 162 6.6 281 11.5 430 17.6 520 21.3 612 25.1
      Wives (11) 12,002 242 2.0 354 2.9 570 4.7 857 7.1 1,229 10.2 1,704 14.2 1,927 16.1 2,204 18.4
          Under 65 years 10,223 195 1.9 294 2.9 474 4.6 716 7.0 1,001 9.8 1,348 13.2 1,500 14.7 1,697 16.6
          65 years and over 1,779 47 2.7 60 3.4 96 5.4 141 7.9 228 12.8 356 20.0 427 24.0 506 28.5
      Related children under
        18 years (9)
10,096 276 2.7 472 4.7 767 7.6 1,165 11.5 1,592 15.8 2,072 20.5 2,290 22.7 2,591 25.7
              Under 6 years 3,337 102 3.1 200 6.0 282 8.4 426 12.8 574 17.2 743 22.3 821 24.6 926 27.7
              6 to 17 years 6,760 174 2.6 272 4.0 485 7.2 739 10.9 1,017 15.1 1,329 19.7 1,469 21.7 1,665 24.6
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
3,020 42 1.4 74 2.4 129 4.3 186 6.2 282 9.3 409 13.6 446 14.8 520 17.2
 
In families with male
  householder, no spouse present
2,746 165 6.0 256 9.3 373 13.6 616 22.4 760 27.7 940 34.2 1,004 36.5 1,060 38.6
      Householder 950 56 5.9 87 9.2 127 13.3 202 21.3 252 26.5 303 31.9 327 34.4 346 36.4
          Under 65 years 871 55 6.3 83 9.6 119 13.6 185 21.2 229 26.3 277 31.8 297 34.1 314 36.0
          65 years and over 79 2 1.9 4 4.4 8 9.9 18 22.3 23 29.4 26 33.1 30 37.5 32 41.0
      Related children
        18 years (9)
754 78 10.4 111 14.7 145 19.2 241 31.9 285 37.8 358 47.5 368 48.8 395 52.4
              Under 6 years 250 36 14.3 45 17.9 62 24.6 94 37.7 109 43.6 143 56.9 148 59.1 160 64.1
              6 to 17 years 504 42 8.4 66 13.0 84 16.6 147 29.1 176 35.0 216 42.8 220 43.7 235 46.6
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
300 12 3.9 17 5.5 34 11.2 47 15.7 58 19.4 78 26.0 87 29.2 91 30.4
 
In families with female
  householder, no spouse present
7,918 956 12.1 1,499 18.9 2,078 26.2 2,749 34.7 3,277 41.4 3,785 47.8 3,961 50.0 4,193 52.9
      Householder 2,616 284 10.9 466 17.8 636 24.3 849 32.5 1,016 38.8 1,180 45.1 1,238 47.3 1,321 50.5
          Under 65 years 2,259 258 11.4 426 18.9 577 25.6 763 33.8 908 40.2 1,051 46.5 1,102 48.8 1,172 51.9
          65 years and over 357 25 7.1 40 11.1 59 16.5 86 24.1 108 30.3 128 36.0 136 38.1 149 41.7
      Related children under
        18 years (9)
3,021 546 18.1 836 27.7 1,095 36.2 1,416 46.9 1,647 54.5 1,850 61.2 1,916 63.4 1,997 66.1
              Under 6 years 1,009 259 25.6 393 38.9 479 47.4 582 57.6 658 65.2 711 70.4 727 72.1 746 73.9
              6 to 17 years 2,011 287 14.3 444 22.1 616 30.6 834 41.5 989 49.2 1,139 56.6 1,189 59.1 1,251 62.2
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
1,385 81 5.9 122 8.8 217 15.7 310 22.4 382 27.6 458 33.1 488 35.2 527 38.1
 
In unrelated subfamilies (3)
213 78 36.8 96 45.0 103 48.6 114 53.3 141 66.2 141 66.2 145 68.2 149 69.9
          Under 18 years 131 50 38.5 63 47.8 67 50.8 73 55.8 92 70.5 92 70.5 95 72.4 95 72.4
              Under 6 years 59 33 (B) 38 (B) 40 (B) 40 (B) 40 (B) 40 (B) 42 (B) 42 (B)
              6 to 17 years 72 18 (B) 25 (B) 26 (B) 33 (B) 52 (B) 52 (B) 53 (B) 53 (B)
          18 years and over 82 28 34.1 33 40.5 37 45.0 40 49.2 49 59.4 49 59.4 50 61.4 54 65.9
 
Unrelated individuals (4)
8,218 770 9.4 1,146 13.9 1,585 19.3 2,108 25.6 2,715 33.0 3,173 38.6 3,423 41.6 3,704 45.1
      Male 3,923 313 8.0 490 12.5 659 16.8 872 22.2 1,120 28.5 1,294 33.0 1,412 36.0 1,535 39.1
          Under 65 years 3,329 302 9.1 472 14.2 588 17.7 728 21.9 919 27.6 1,043 31.3 1,138 34.2 1,244 37.4
              Living alone 1,679 111 6.6 187 11.1 254 15.1 312 18.6 395 23.5 438 26.1 478 28.4 531 31.6
          65 years and over 594 11 1.9 19 3.2 71 11.9 144 24.3 201 33.7 252 42.3 274 46.2 291 49.0
              Living alone 484 10 2.1 16 3.3 57 11.8 119 24.5 170 35.2 202 41.7 218 45.0 225 46.6
      Female 4,295 457 10.6 656 15.3 926 21.6 1,235 28.8 1,595 37.1 1,878 43.7 2,011 46.8 2,168 50.5
          Under 65 years 2,794 379 13.6 498 17.8 626 22.4 752 26.9 907 32.5 1,030 36.9 1,112 39.8 1,197 42.9
              Living alone 1,583 122 7.7 192 12.1 256 16.2 317 20.0 392 24.8 463 29.3 511 32.3 562 35.5
          65 years and over 1,501 78 5.2 158 10.5 299 19.9 483 32.2 688 45.8 848 56.5 898 59.8 971 64.7
              Living alone 1,414 71 5.0 141 10.0 280 19.8 450 31.8 635 44.9 795 56.2 842 59.6 902 63.8

Poverty Footnotes

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