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POV02: People in Families by Family Structure, Age, and Sex, Iterated by Income-to-Poverty Ratio and Race: 2009

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2010 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 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
People in families, total (2)
31,306 11,707 37.4 14,952 2,987 20.0 2,674 1,043 39.0 13,680 7,677 56.1
  Under 18 years 11,153 5,630 50.5 4,361 1,166 26.7 837 436 52.1 5,955 4,028 67.6
    Under 5 years 3,213 1,841 57.3 1,236 400 32.3 271 163 60.0 1,706 1,279 75.0
    5 to 17 years 7,939 3,789 47.7 3,125 766 24.5 566 273 48.4 4,249 2,749 64.7
  18 to 64 years 18,105 5,545 30.6 9,354 1,568 16.8 1,674 556 33.2 7,078 3,422 48.3
    18 to 24 years 3,574 1,450 40.6 1,245 249 20.0 354 116 32.9 1,975 1,085 54.9
    25 to 34 years 4,098 1,500 36.6 1,940 411 21.2 380 135 35.6 1,778 954 53.6
    35 to 44 years 3,958 1,150 29.1 2,206 363 16.5 348 131 37.6 1,404 656 46.8
    45 to 54 years 3,920 836 21.3 2,282 257 11.2 372 115 30.9 1,266 465 36.7
    55 to 59 years 1,421 322 22.7 899 135 15.0 130 38 29.1 392 149 38.1
    60 to 64 years 1,134 285 25.2 781 152 19.4 91 21 22.8 263 113 43.0
  65 years and over 2,048 532 26.0 1,238 253 20.5 163 51 31.2 647 228 35.3
    65 to 74 years 1,226 279 22.8 820 147 17.9 69 21 (B) 337 111 32.8
    75 years and over 822 253 30.8 418 106 25.5 94 29 31.3 309 117 37.9
Male 14,529 5,111 35.2 7,738 1,556 20.1 1,900 739 38.9 4,891 2,816 57.6
  Under 18 years 5,643 2,883 51.1 2,199 606 27.6 475 244 51.3 2,969 2,034 68.5
    Under 5 years 1,633 940 57.6 629 208 33.0 141 87 61.7 863 645 74.8
    5 to 17 years 4,011 1,943 48.5 1,570 398 25.4 335 157 46.9 2,106 1,388 65.9
  18 to 64 years 8,023 2,023 25.2 4,826 800 16.6 1,326 461 34.8 1,871 763 40.8
    18 to 24 years 1,721 628 36.5 638 125 19.6 285 100 34.9 797 403 50.5
    25 to 34 years 1,790 485 27.1 1,016 217 21.4 313 113 36.2 460 154 33.5
    35 to 44 years 1,646 376 22.8 1,114 179 16.0 286 106 37.1 246 91 37.0
    45 to 54 years 1,718 305 17.8 1,171 132 11.2 285 94 32.9 262 80 30.6
    55 to 59 years 648 117 18.1 482 67 13.9 92 31 33.3 74 19 (B)
    60 to 64 years 499 112 22.4 404 80 19.7 65 18 (B) 31 15 (B)
  65 years and over 863 204 23.6 713 150 21.1 98 34 34.3 51 20 (B)
    65 to 74 years 532 108 20.3 468 82 17.5 45 18 (B) 19 7 (B)
    75 years and over 331 96 29.1 246 68 27.8 53 15 (B) 32 12 (B)
Female 16,776 6,597 39.3 7,214 1,431 19.8 774 304 39.3 8,788 4,861 55.3
  Under 18 years 5,509 2,747 49.9 2,162 560 25.9 361 192 53.3 2,986 1,994 66.8
    Under 5 years 1,581 902 57.0 607 192 31.6 130 76 58.3 843 634 75.2
    5 to 17 years 3,928 1,845 47.0 1,555 368 23.7 231 116 50.4 2,143 1,361 63.5
  18 to 64 years 10,082 3,521 34.9 4,528 768 17.0 348 94 27.1 5,207 2,659 51.1
    18 to 24 years 1,853 822 44.4 607 124 20.4 68 17 (B) 1,178 682 57.9
    25 to 34 years 2,308 1,015 44.0 924 194 21.0 67 22 (B) 1,318 799 60.7
    35 to 44 years 2,312 774 33.5 1,093 185 16.9 62 24 (B) 1,157 565 48.8
    45 to 54 years 2,202 531 24.1 1,111 125 11.3 88 22 24.5 1,003 384 38.3
    55 to 59 years 773 205 26.6 417 69 16.4 37 7 (B) 318 130 40.8
    60 to 64 years 635 173 27.3 377 72 19.1 26 3 (B) 232 98 42.4
  65 years and over 1,185 328 27.7 524 103 19.6 65 17 (B) 595 208 35.0
    65 to 74 years 694 172 24.7 352 65 18.5 24 3 (B) 318 103 32.5
    75 years and over 491 157 32.0 172 38 22.1 41 14 (B) 277 105 37.8

Poverty Footnotes

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