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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 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
People in families, total (2)
31,306 20,888 66.7 14,952 7,652 51.2 2,674 1,892 70.8 13,680 11,343 82.9
  Under 18 years 11,153 8,744 78.4 4,361 2,699 61.9 837 666 79.6 5,955 5,379 90.3
    Under 5 years 3,213 2,600 80.9 1,236 797 64.5 271 229 84.6 1,706 1,573 92.2
    5 to 17 years 7,939 6,145 77.4 3,125 1,902 60.9 566 436 77.1 4,249 3,806 89.6
  18 to 64 years 18,105 10,921 60.3 9,354 4,294 45.9 1,674 1,120 66.9 7,078 5,507 77.8
    18 to 24 years 3,574 2,478 69.3 1,245 605 48.6 354 245 69.4 1,975 1,628 82.4
    25 to 34 years 4,098 2,733 66.7 1,940 1,039 53.6 380 253 66.5 1,778 1,441 81.0
    35 to 44 years 3,958 2,387 60.3 2,206 1,053 47.7 348 238 68.4 1,404 1,095 78.0
    45 to 54 years 3,920 2,007 51.2 2,282 879 38.5 372 243 65.4 1,266 884 69.8
    55 to 59 years 1,421 715 50.3 899 356 39.5 130 87 67.3 392 272 69.4
    60 to 64 years 1,134 603 53.1 781 362 46.3 91 53 58.8 263 187 71.3
  65 years and over 2,048 1,223 59.7 1,238 659 53.2 163 107 65.5 647 457 70.7
    65 to 74 years 1,226 684 55.8 820 412 50.2 69 49 (B) 337 223 66.1
    75 years and over 822 539 65.6 418 247 59.2 94 58 61.2 309 234 75.7
Male 14,529 9,402 64.7 7,738 3,965 51.2 1,900 1,342 70.6 4,891 4,094 83.7
  Under 18 years 5,643 4,432 78.5 2,199 1,368 62.2 475 369 77.7 2,969 2,695 90.8
    Under 5 years 1,633 1,313 80.4 629 402 63.9 141 117 83.4 863 794 91.9
    5 to 17 years 4,011 3,119 77.8 1,570 966 61.5 335 252 75.2 2,106 1,901 90.3
  18 to 64 years 8,023 4,480 55.8 4,826 2,212 45.8 1,326 907 68.4 1,871 1,361 72.8
    18 to 24 years 1,721 1,143 66.4 638 310 48.6 285 206 72.1 797 626 78.5
    25 to 34 years 1,790 1,039 58.0 1,016 538 53.0 313 198 63.3 460 302 65.7
    35 to 44 years 1,646 895 54.4 1,114 533 47.8 286 196 68.5 246 166 67.6
    45 to 54 years 1,718 846 49.2 1,171 456 38.9 285 196 68.9 262 194 73.8
    55 to 59 years 648 310 47.8 482 190 39.4 92 69 74.3 74 51 (B)
    60 to 64 years 499 248 49.7 404 185 45.7 65 42 (B) 31 21 (B)
  65 years and over 863 490 56.8 713 386 54.1 98 66 66.9 51 38 (B)
    65 to 74 years 532 284 53.3 468 236 50.4 45 36 (B) 19 12 (B)
    75 years and over 331 206 62.3 246 150 61.1 53 30 (B) 32 26 (B)
Female 16,776 11,486 68.5 7,214 3,687 51.1 774 550 71.1 8,788 7,249 82.5
  Under 18 years 5,509 4,312 78.3 2,162 1,331 61.6 361 296 82.0 2,986 2,685 89.9
    Under 5 years 1,581 1,287 81.4 607 395 65.1 130 112 85.8 843 779 92.5
    5 to 17 years 3,928 3,025 77.0 1,555 936 60.2 231 184 79.9 2,143 1,905 88.9
  18 to 64 years 10,082 6,441 63.9 4,528 2,083 46.0 348 213 61.2 5,207 4,146 79.6
    18 to 24 years 1,853 1,335 72.1 607 294 48.5 68 40 (B) 1,178 1,001 85.0
    25 to 34 years 2,308 1,694 73.4 924 501 54.2 67 54 (B) 1,318 1,139 86.4
    35 to 44 years 2,312 1,492 64.5 1,093 521 47.7 62 42 (B) 1,157 929 80.3
    45 to 54 years 2,202 1,161 52.7 1,111 424 38.1 88 47 53.7 1,003 690 68.8
    55 to 59 years 773 405 52.4 417 166 39.7 37 19 (B) 318 220 69.3
    60 to 64 years 635 354 55.8 377 177 47.0 26 11 (B) 232 166 71.5
  65 years and over 1,185 733 61.9 524 273 52.1 65 41 (B) 595 419 70.3
    65 to 74 years 694 400 57.7 352 176 49.9 24 14 (B) 318 211 66.2
    75 years and over 491 333 67.8 172 97 56.4 41 27 (B) 277 208 75.0

Poverty Footnotes

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