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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 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
People in families, total (2)
31,306 27,015 86.3 14,952 11,575 77.4 2,674 2,442 91.3 13,680 12,997 95.0
  Under 18 years 11,153 10,408 93.3 4,361 3,784 86.8 837 802 95.9 5,955 5,822 97.8
    Under 5 years 3,213 3,025 94.1 1,236 1,087 87.9 271 267 98.5 1,706 1,671 97.9
    5 to 17 years 7,939 7,384 93.0 3,125 2,697 86.3 566 535 94.7 4,249 4,151 97.7
  18 to 64 years 18,105 14,933 82.5 9,354 6,845 73.2 1,674 1,492 89.1 7,078 6,595 93.2
    18 to 24 years 3,574 3,153 88.2 1,245 975 78.3 354 311 88.1 1,975 1,866 94.5
    25 to 34 years 4,098 3,551 86.6 1,940 1,541 79.4 380 336 88.5 1,778 1,674 94.1
    35 to 44 years 3,958 3,331 84.2 2,206 1,677 76.0 348 322 92.6 1,404 1,332 94.9
    45 to 54 years 3,920 2,986 76.2 2,282 1,524 66.8 372 334 89.8 1,266 1,128 89.1
    55 to 59 years 1,421 1,056 74.3 899 589 65.5 130 110 84.6 392 357 91.2
    60 to 64 years 1,134 856 75.4 781 539 69.0 91 79 86.8 263 238 90.7
  65 years and over 2,048 1,674 81.8 1,238 946 76.4 163 148 90.3 647 581 89.8
    65 to 74 years 1,226 973 79.4 820 610 74.4 69 68 (B) 337 296 87.7
    75 years and over 822 701 85.3 418 336 80.5 94 80 84.7 309 285 92.1
Male 14,529 12,335 84.9 7,738 5,950 76.9 1,900 1,738 91.5 4,891 4,648 95.0
  Under 18 years 5,643 5,248 93.0 2,199 1,891 86.0 475 459 96.5 2,969 2,898 97.6
    Under 5 years 1,633 1,522 93.2 629 542 86.2 141 139 98.6 863 841 97.4
    5 to 17 years 4,011 3,726 92.9 1,570 1,350 86.0 335 320 95.7 2,106 2,057 97.7
  18 to 64 years 8,023 6,414 79.9 4,826 3,521 73.0 1,326 1,189 89.6 1,871 1,705 91.1
    18 to 24 years 1,721 1,499 87.1 638 509 79.7 285 251 88.1 797 739 92.6
    25 to 34 years 1,790 1,472 82.2 1,016 787 77.4 313 276 88.2 460 409 88.8
    35 to 44 years 1,646 1,328 80.7 1,114 834 74.9 286 264 92.2 246 231 93.6
    45 to 54 years 1,718 1,281 74.6 1,171 792 67.6 285 259 91.1 262 230 87.6
    55 to 59 years 648 468 72.1 482 316 65.6 92 81 87.8 74 70 (B)
    60 to 64 years 499 366 73.3 404 283 70.0 65 57 (B) 31 26 (B)
  65 years and over 863 673 78.0 713 538 75.4 98 90 91.8 51 45 (B)
    65 to 74 years 532 397 74.5 468 336 71.9 45 45 (B) 19 16 (B)
    75 years and over 331 277 83.6 246 202 82.1 53 45 (B) 32 30 (B)
Female 16,776 14,679 87.5 7,214 5,625 78.0 774 704 91.0 8,788 8,350 95.0
  Under 18 years 5,509 5,160 93.7 2,162 1,893 87.5 361 344 95.1 2,986 2,924 97.9
    Under 5 years 1,581 1,503 95.1 607 545 89.7 130 128 98.5 843 829 98.4
    5 to 17 years 3,928 3,657 93.1 1,555 1,348 86.7 231 215 93.2 2,143 2,094 97.7
  18 to 64 years 10,082 8,518 84.5 4,528 3,325 73.4 348 303 87.3 5,207 4,890 93.9
    18 to 24 years 1,853 1,653 89.2 607 466 76.8 68 60 (B) 1,178 1,127 95.7
    25 to 34 years 2,308 2,079 90.1 924 754 81.7 67 60 (B) 1,318 1,265 96.0
    35 to 44 years 2,312 2,003 86.6 1,093 843 77.2 62 58 (B) 1,157 1,101 95.2
    45 to 54 years 2,202 1,705 77.4 1,111 732 65.9 88 75 85.4 1,003 898 89.5
    55 to 59 years 773 589 76.2 417 273 65.5 37 29 (B) 318 287 90.2
    60 to 64 years 635 490 77.1 377 256 67.9 26 22 (B) 232 212 91.3
  65 years and over 1,185 1,001 84.5 524 408 77.9 65 57 (B) 595 535 89.9
    65 to 74 years 694 577 83.1 352 274 77.7 24 23 (B) 318 280 88.1
    75 years and over 491 424 86.5 172 135 78.2 41 35 (B) 277 255 92.0

Poverty Footnotes

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