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POV03: People in Families with Related Children Under 18 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) People in 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 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
People in families, with related
 children under 18 years, total (9)
21,796 8,818 40.5 9,706 1,930 19.9 1,587 664 41.9 10,503 6,224 59.3
  Under 18 years 11,131 5,141 46.2 4,357 981 22.5 830 374 45.1 5,944 3,785 63.7
      Under 5 years 3,213 1,678 52.2 1,236 313 25.3 271 144 52.9 1,706 1,221 71.6
      5 to 17 years 7,918 3,463 43.7 3,121 669 21.4 559 231 41.3 4,238 2,564 60.5
  18 to 64 years 10,262 3,540 34.5 5,185 906 17.5 727 281 38.7 4,349 2,352 54.1
      18 to 24 years 2,032 941 46.3 699 149 21.4 147 65 44.3 1,186 726 61.2
      25 to 34 years 2,759 1,114 40.4 1,320 284 21.5 182 71 39.2 1,256 759 60.4
      35 to 44 years 2,912 826 28.4 1,696 260 15.3 189 86 45.3 1,026 481 46.9
      45 to 54 years 1,864 439 23.6 1,062 127 12.0 154 42 27.5 647 270 41.7
      55 to 59 years 422 123 29.1 241 39 16.2 32 11 (B) 149 73 48.8
      60 to 64 years 274 97 35.4 166 47 28.2 23 6 (B) 85 44 51.7
  65 years and over 403 137 34.1 164 42 25.8 30 9 (B) 210 86 41.3
      65 to 74 years 270 84 30.9 117 31 26.3 21 5 (B) 132 48 36.4
      75 years and over 133 54 40.4 47 12 (B) 8 4 (B) 78 38 49.4
Male 9,680 3,708 38.3 4,931 1,005 20.4 1,093 457 41.8 3,657 2,246 61.4
  Under 18 years 5,635 2,642 46.9 2,197 515 23.4 469 212 45.3 2,969 1,915 64.5
      Under 5 years 1,633 866 53.0 629 169 26.8 141 79 55.8 863 618 71.6
      5 to 17 years 4,002 1,776 44.4 1,568 346 22.1 328 134 40.7 2,106 1,297 61.6
  18 to 64 years 3,903 1,025 26.3 2,631 461 17.5 602 240 39.8 669 324 48.3
      18 to 24 years 836 339 40.5 341 76 22.3 119 52 43.9 375 210 56.0
      25 to 34 years 903 262 29.0 619 138 22.3 150 64 42.9 135 60 44.7
      35 to 44 years 1,083 218 20.2 858 125 14.5 163 71 43.3 62 23 (B)
      45 to 54 years 772 129 16.7 576 72 12.4 123 37 30.1 73 20 (B)
      55 to 59 years 190 35 18.6 144 21 14.8 28 9 (B) 17 5 (B)
      60 to 64 years 119 41 34.7 93 30 32.1 19 6 (B) 7 5 (B)
  65 years and over 143 42 29.6 103 30 28.7 22 5 (B) 18 8 (B)
      65 to 74 years 104 29 27.4 76 22 29.3 20 5 (B) 9 2 (B)
      75 years and over 38 14 (B) 28 7 (B) 2 0 (B) 9 6 (B)
Female 12,116 5,110 42.2 4,775 924 19.4 494 208 42.0 6,846 3,978 58.1
  Under 18 years 5,496 2,499 45.5 2,161 467 21.6 361 162 44.9 2,975 1,870 62.9
      Under 5 years 1,581 812 51.4 607 144 23.7 130 65 49.8 843 603 71.5
      5 to 17 years 3,916 1,687 43.1 1,553 323 20.8 231 97 42.1 2,132 1,267 59.4
  18 to 64 years 6,359 2,515 39.6 2,554 445 17.4 125 42 33.4 3,680 2,029 55.1
      18 to 24 years 1,196 602 50.3 357 73 20.5 28 13 (B) 811 516 63.6
      25 to 34 years 1,855 851 45.9 701 146 20.8 33 7 (B) 1,121 698 62.3
      35 to 44 years 1,829 608 33.2 838 135 16.1 26 15 (B) 964 458 47.5
      45 to 54 years 1,091 311 28.5 487 56 11.4 31 5 (B) 574 250 43.6
      55 to 59 years 232 87 37.6 97 18 18.5 3 2 (B) 132 68 51.4
      60 to 64 years 156 56 35.9 73 17 (B) 5 0 (B) 78 39 49.7
  65 years and over 260 95 36.5 61 13 (B) 8 4 (B) 191 79 41.1
      65 to 74 years 166 55 33.2 41 9 (B) 2 0 (B) 123 46 37.8
      75 years and over 95 40 42.4 19 4 (B) 7 4 (B) 69 32 (B)

Poverty Footnotes

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