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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
People in families, total (2)
31,306 14,321 45.7 14,952 4,095 27.4 2,674 1,276 47.7 13,680 8,951 65.4
  Under 18 years 11,153 6,532 58.6 4,361 1,522 34.9 837 495 59.2 5,955 4,515 75.8
    Under 5 years 3,213 2,064 64.2 1,236 491 39.7 271 187 69.1 1,706 1,386 81.2
    5 to 17 years 7,939 4,468 56.3 3,125 1,031 33.0 566 308 54.4 4,249 3,129 73.6
  18 to 64 years 18,105 7,036 38.9 9,354 2,204 23.6 1,674 709 42.4 7,078 4,123 58.3
    18 to 24 years 3,574 1,764 49.3 1,245 314 25.3 354 166 47.1 1,975 1,283 64.9
    25 to 34 years 4,098 1,845 45.0 1,940 592 30.5 380 157 41.4 1,778 1,095 61.6
    35 to 44 years 3,958 1,469 37.1 2,206 509 23.1 348 148 42.6 1,404 812 57.8
    45 to 54 years 3,920 1,173 29.9 2,282 410 18.0 372 161 43.2 1,266 602 47.6
    55 to 59 years 1,421 413 29.1 899 177 19.7 130 49 37.8 392 187 47.7
    60 to 64 years 1,134 372 32.8 781 200 25.6 91 28 30.9 263 144 54.7
  65 years and over 2,048 754 36.8 1,238 369 29.9 163 71 43.5 647 313 48.4
    65 to 74 years 1,226 415 33.8 820 231 28.2 69 30 (B) 337 154 45.6
    75 years and over 822 339 41.3 418 138 33.1 94 41 43.9 309 159 51.5
Male 14,529 6,284 43.2 7,738 2,129 27.5 1,900 906 47.7 4,891 3,249 66.4
  Under 18 years 5,643 3,319 58.8 2,199 780 35.5 475 281 59.0 2,969 2,259 76.1
    Under 5 years 1,633 1,041 63.7 629 242 38.5 141 101 71.6 863 698 80.8
    5 to 17 years 4,011 2,278 56.8 1,570 538 34.2 335 180 53.7 2,106 1,561 74.1
  18 to 64 years 8,023 2,679 33.4 4,826 1,131 23.4 1,326 582 43.9 1,871 966 51.6
    18 to 24 years 1,721 782 45.4 638 159 24.9 285 139 48.6 797 484 60.7
    25 to 34 years 1,790 623 34.8 1,016 306 30.1 313 133 42.3 460 185 40.2
    35 to 44 years 1,646 495 30.1 1,114 257 23.1 286 121 42.2 246 118 47.8
    45 to 54 years 1,718 477 27.8 1,171 221 18.9 285 126 44.4 262 130 49.4
    55 to 59 years 648 158 24.3 482 87 18.0 92 39 42.2 74 32 (B)
    60 to 64 years 499 144 28.9 404 102 25.1 65 25 (B) 31 18 (B)
  65 years and over 863 285 33.1 713 218 30.5 98 43 44.1 51 24 (B)
    65 to 74 years 532 161 30.2 468 130 27.8 45 21 (B) 19 10 (B)
    75 years and over 331 124 37.6 246 88 35.6 53 23 (B) 32 14 (B)
Female 16,776 8,038 47.9 7,214 1,966 27.3 774 370 47.8 8,788 5,702 64.9
  Under 18 years 5,509 3,213 58.3 2,162 742 34.3 361 215 59.4 2,986 2,256 75.6
    Under 5 years 1,581 1,023 64.7 607 248 40.9 130 87 66.4 843 688 81.6
    5 to 17 years 3,928 2,190 55.7 1,555 493 31.7 231 128 55.5 2,143 1,568 73.2
  18 to 64 years 10,082 4,357 43.2 4,528 1,072 23.7 348 127 36.6 5,207 3,157 60.6
    18 to 24 years 1,853 982 53.0 607 155 25.6 68 28 (B) 1,178 799 67.8
    25 to 34 years 2,308 1,222 52.9 924 287 31.0 67 25 (B) 1,318 910 69.1
    35 to 44 years 2,312 974 42.1 1,093 252 23.1 62 28 (B) 1,157 694 60.0
    45 to 54 years 2,202 696 31.6 1,111 189 17.0 88 34 39.3 1,003 473 47.1
    55 to 59 years 773 256 33.1 417 91 21.7 37 10 (B) 318 155 48.7
    60 to 64 years 635 228 35.8 377 99 26.2 26 3 (B) 232 126 54.2
  65 years and over 1,185 468 39.5 524 152 29.0 65 28 (B) 595 289 48.5
    65 to 74 years 694 254 36.5 352 101 28.7 24 9 (B) 318 144 45.1
    75 years and over 491 215 43.7 172 51 29.5 41 19 (B) 277 145 52.3

Poverty Footnotes

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