U.S. Department of Commerce
Current Population Survey (CPS)
A joint effort between the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Census Bureau

Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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Table 2. Percent of Persons in Poverty, by Definition of Income and Selected Characteristics: 2009

    Percent Below Poverty Level
  Before taxes
  Money income  
Population Total
(thousands)
Excluding capital gains (current measure)
Definition 1
Definition 1 less government transfers
Definition 2
Definition 2 plus capital gains (4)
Definition 3
Definition 3 plus health insurance supplements to wage or salary income
Definition 4

All Races
Total 303820 14.3 23.7 23.7 23.0

Age
Under 18 years 74579 20.7 24.7 24.7 23.5
  Related children 73410 20.1 24.1 24.1 22.9
      Under 6 years 25104 23.8 26.9 26.9 25.8
18 to 24 years 29313 20.7 25.2 25.2 24.3
25 to 44 years 81532 13.3 17.2 17.2 16.4
45 to 64 years 79782 9.7 17.2 17.2 16.7
65 years and over 38613 8.9 48.0 48.0 47.7
  65 to 74 years 20956 8.0 40.7 40.7 40.2
  75 years and over 17657 10.0 56.7 56.7 56.4

Family Relationship
In families 249384 12.5 20.4 20.4 19.6
  Married-couple families 188001 7.2 14.5 14.5 13.9
      With related children under 18 112733 9.6 12.5 12.5 11.6
  Female hhlder, no husband present 45315 32.5 42.9 42.9 41.3
      With related children under 18 32862 39.9 47.5 47.5 45.6
Unrelated individuals 53079 22.0 38.5 38.5 38.1
  Living alone 31436 17.2 40.4 40.4 40.0
      65 years and over 11336 15.6 65.3 65.3 65.1

Region
Northeast 54571 12.2 21.5 21.5 20.7
Midwest 65980 13.3 23.8 23.8 22.9
South 112165 15.7 25.2 25.2 24.5
West 71103 14.8 23.1 23.1 22.2

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 229240 12.3 23.4 23.4 22.8
18 to 24 years old 29313 20.7 25.2 25.2 24.3
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 5727 30.8 36.8 36.8 35.3
25 years old and over 199928 11.0 23.2 23.2 22.6
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 25711 27.1 48.4 48.4 47.5
  High school graduate, no college 62456 12.4 28.7 28.7 27.9
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 51920 9.4 20.0 20.0 19.5
  Bachelor's degree or more 59840 4.1 9.2 9.2 9.0

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 182469 12.7 18.2 18.2 17.5
  Worked at full-time jobs 115667 4.6 6.2 6.2 5.7
      50 to 52 weeks 95295 2.7 3.3 3.3 2.9
  Worked at part-time jobs 25544 17.7 23.4 23.4 22.5
  Did not work 41258 32.0 48.3 48.3 47.5

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 18029 43.9 66.7 66.7 65.6
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
6564 60.9 76.9 76.9 76.4
    SSI 12686 36.4 63.1 63.1 61.8
  Food stamps 34377 58.1 72.7 72.7 71.4
  Housing assistance 11098 58.2 76.0 76.0 74.7
  Energy assistance 9890 53.4 75.4 75.4 73.7
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 37771 45.3 54.8 54.8 52.5
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
9835 64.2 84.6 84.6 84.3

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
169578 3.2 6.6 6.6 5.6
  Medicare 43424 11.5 52.3 52.3 51.9
      Also Medicaid 6264 32.0 72.6 72.6 71.8
  Medicaid 47469 42.0 56.4 56.4 55.3
Not covered 50605 27.5 34.6 34.6 34.1

 

  Percent Below Poverty Level
After taxes
Definition 4 less Social Security payroll taxes
Definition 5
Definition 5 less Federal income taxes
Definition 6
Definition 6 plus Earned Income Tax Credit
Definition 7
Definition 7 less state income taxes
Definition 8
Definition 8 plus nonmeans- tested government cash transfers (5)
Definition 9

All Races
Total 24.0 23.1 21.5 21.6 13.1

Age
Under 18 years 25.0 23.0 19.6 19.5 16.6
  Related children 24.4 22.5 19.0 19.0 16.1
      Under 6 years 27.5 25.3 21.5 21.4 19.1
18 to 24 years 25.9 24.9 23.3 23.5 20.0
25 to 44 years 17.6 16.6 14.9 15.0 11.9
45 to 64 years 17.4 17.2 16.6 16.6 10.2
65 years and over 48.0 48.2 48.0 48.1 9.8
  65 to 74 years 40.7 40.8 40.6 40.6 8.9
  75 years and over 56.7 56.9 56.8 56.9 10.9

Family Relationship
In families 20.6 19.6 17.7 17.7 10.8
  Married-couple families 14.6 13.8 12.5 12.5 5.8
      With related children under 18 12.7 11.3 9.2 9.1 7.0
  Female hhlder, no husband present 43.3 41.4 37.2 37.2 29.3
      With related children under 18 47.9 45.2 39.7 39.6 34.5
Unrelated individuals 39.4 38.9 38.8 39.1 23.4
  Living alone 40.8 40.7 40.7 40.9 18.7
      65 years and over 65.3 65.7 65.7 65.7 16.7

Region
Northeast 21.5 21.0 19.8 19.7 11.5
Midwest 23.9 23.0 21.7 21.8 12.1
South 25.8 24.8 22.8 22.9 14.2
West 23.3 22.4 20.6 20.7 13.7

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 23.7 23.2 22.1 22.2 12.0
18 to 24 years old 25.9 24.9 23.3 23.5 20.0
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 37.4 36.0 33.3 33.5 29.2
25 years old and over 23.4 22.9 22.0 22.0 10.8
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 49.2 48.0 45.5 45.6 26.8
  High school graduate, no college 29.0 28.3 27.2 27.3 12.1
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 20.2 19.8 19.0 19.1 9.1
  Bachelor's degree or more 9.3 9.2 9.0 9.0 4.1

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 18.5 17.8 16.7 16.8 12.2
  Worked at full-time jobs 6.6 5.9 5.0 5.1 3.7
      50 to 52 weeks 3.6 3.0 2.2 2.3 1.9
  Worked at part-time jobs 24.3 23.2 21.3 21.5 16.5
  Did not work 48.4 47.8 46.6 46.7 33.2

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 67.0 66.0 63.8 63.7 53.8
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
77.8 76.5 73.0 72.9 64.4
    SSI 63.0 62.3 60.8 60.8 50.3
  Food stamps 74.0 71.1 65.2 65.2 53.9
  Housing assistance 76.5 74.8 70.5 70.3 56.8
  Energy assistance 75.6 73.7 69.0 68.6 50.9
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 55.7 51.8 43.9 43.9 37.0
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
85.5 84.5 82.1 81.9 72.9

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
5.9 5.7 5.1 5.1 2.2
  Medicare 52.3 52.4 52.0 52.1 12.9
      Also Medicaid 72.4 72.1 71.5 71.4 40.5
  Medicaid 57.4 54.8 49.8 49.7 39.5
Not covered 36.9 34.8 31.6 31.8 25.3

 

  Percent Below Poverty Level
After taxes
Definition 9 plus Medicare
Definition 10
Definition 10 plus regular-price school lunches
Definition 11
Definition 11 plus means-tested government cash transfers
Definition 12
Definition 12 plus Medicaid
Definition 13
Definition 13 plus other means-tested government noncash transfers
Definition 14

All Races
Total 12.8 12.8 12.0 11.4 10.1

Age
Under 18 years 16.5 16.5 15.7 14.7 12.2
  Related children 16.0 15.9 15.2 14.1 11.7
      Under 6 years 18.9 18.9 18.3 17.2 14.4
18 to 24 years 19.8 19.8 19.0 18.3 16.9
25 to 44 years 11.7 11.7 11.1 10.5 9.4
45 to 64 years 9.8 9.8 8.9 8.5 7.7
65 years and over 9.0 9.0 8.1 8.0 7.2
  65 to 74 years 8.0 8.0 7.0 6.9 6.1
  75 years and over 10.1 10.1 9.4 9.3 8.5

Family Relationship
In families 10.6 10.6 9.8 9.3 7.9
  Married-couple families 5.7 5.7 5.2 4.9 4.3
      With related children under 18 6.9 6.9 6.4 6.0 5.1
  Female hhlder, no husband present 28.9 28.8 27.0 25.3 20.9
      With related children under 18 34.2 34.2 32.5 30.2 24.6
Unrelated individuals 22.6 22.6 21.6 20.9 19.6
  Living alone 17.9 17.9 16.6 16.1 14.3
      65 years and over 15.4 15.4 14.3 14.1 12.2

Region
Northeast 11.1 11.1 10.1 9.3 7.8
Midwest 11.8 11.8 11.2 10.8 9.4
South 13.9 13.8 13.2 12.5 11.1
West 13.4 13.4 12.5 12.0 10.8

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 11.6 11.6 10.8 10.4 9.4
18 to 24 years old 19.8 19.8 19.0 18.3 16.9
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 29.0 28.9 27.5 25.9 22.9
25 years old and over 10.4 10.4 9.6 9.2 8.3
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 25.6 25.5 23.4 22.2 19.4
  High school graduate, no college 11.6 11.6 10.7 10.2 9.2
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 8.9 8.9 8.3 8.0 7.2
  Bachelor's degree or more 4.0 4.0 3.8 3.7 3.6

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 11.9 11.9 11.1 10.6 9.6
  Worked at full-time jobs 3.7 3.7 3.5 3.4 3.0
      50 to 52 weeks 1.9 1.9 1.8 1.7 1.5
  Worked at part-time jobs 16.3 16.3 15.7 15.0 13.3
  Did not work 32.1 32.1 29.7 28.3 25.9

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 51.5 51.4 39.2 35.4 28.1
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
63.6 63.3 55.4 51.7 39.9
    SSI 47.2 47.2 32.3 27.9 22.3
  Food stamps 52.3 52.3 48.5 44.1 33.9
  Housing assistance 54.0 54.0 49.3 44.7 29.1
  Energy assistance 49.4 49.4 44.0 40.5 31.2
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 36.6 36.6 34.5 31.7 25.4
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
70.4 70.4 57.1 51.7 39.5

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
2.2 2.2 2.0 2.0 1.9
  Medicare 11.4 11.4 10.0 9.8 8.4
      Also Medicaid 35.1 35.1 26.5 25.1 19.3
  Medicaid 38.5 38.5 34.5 31.3 25.3
Not covered 25.1 25.0 24.6 24.1 22.5

 

  Percent Below Poverty Level
After taxes
Definition 14 plus net imputed return on equity in own home
Definition 15
Definition 14 less medical programs
Definition 14a
Money Income after Taxes Without EIC
Definition 1a
Money Income after Taxes With EIC
Definition 1b
Money Income after Taxes With EIC plus Economic Recovery Payment (6)
Definition 1c

All Races
Total 9.7 10.4 14.3 12.6 12.6

Age
Under 18 years 12.1 12.6 19.9 16.3 16.3
  Related children 11.6 12.0 19.3 15.8 15.8
      Under 6 years 14.4 14.9 23.0 19.0 19.0
18 to 24 years 16.6 17.3 21.3 19.7 19.6
25 to 44 years 9.4 9.7 13.3 11.6 11.6
45 to 64 years 7.2 8.0 10.0 9.4 9.4
65 years and over 5.3 7.4 9.0 8.9 8.9
  65 to 74 years 4.8 6.4 8.1 8.0 7.9
  75 years and over 5.9 8.6 10.1 10.1 10.0

Family Relationship
In families 7.7 8.2 12.3 10.3 10.3
  Married-couple families 4.2 4.5 7.0 5.6 5.6
      With related children under 18 5.1 5.2 9.1 6.8 6.8
  Female hhlder, no husband present 20.2 21.5 32.1 28.0 28.0
      With related children under 18 24.2 25.4 39.1 33.6 33.6
Unrelated individuals 18.2 20.2 22.9 22.7 22.6
  Living alone 12.2 14.3 17.8 17.6 17.5
      65 years and over 8.2 12.2 15.8 15.8 15.6

Region
Northeast 7.5 8.2 12.0 10.8 10.7
Midwest 9.2 9.7 13.3 11.8 11.8
South 10.6 11.4 15.7 13.8 13.8
West 10.3 11.1 14.7 13.0 13.0

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 8.9 9.7 12.5 11.4 11.4
18 to 24 years old 16.6 17.3 21.3 19.7 19.6
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 22.4 23.7 31.4 28.3 28.2
25 years old and over 7.7 8.6 11.2 10.2 10.2
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 17.7 20.1 27.2 24.9 24.8
  High school graduate, no college 8.5 9.5 12.6 11.4 11.4
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 6.8 7.4 9.5 8.7 8.7
  Bachelor's degree or more 3.4 3.6 4.2 4.0 4.0

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 9.3 9.9 12.8 11.7 11.7
  Worked at full-time jobs 3.0 3.0 4.8 3.8 3.8
      50 to 52 weeks 1.6 1.5 2.8 2.0 2.0
  Worked at part-time jobs 13.0 13.6 18.3 16.3 16.3
  Did not work 24.8 26.9 32.1 30.8 30.8

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 27.1 30.2 43.7 40.9 40.9
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
39.3 42.5 60.3 56.3 56.3
    SSI 21.2 24.4 36.5 34.4 34.4
  Food stamps 32.9 35.4 57.1 50.6 50.6
  Housing assistance 29.1 30.7 57.4 52.4 52.4
  Energy assistance 28.8 32.6 51.7 46.1 46.1
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 25.2 26.2 43.7 36.0 36.0
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
38.2 42.0 63.6 59.2 59.2

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
1.8 1.9 3.1 2.6 2.6
  Medicare 6.7 8.9 11.5 11.4 11.3
      Also Medicaid 16.6 20.8 31.8 31.2 31.1
  Medicaid 24.5 26.6 41.1 35.8 35.8
Not covered 21.8 22.8 28.1 25.0 25.0

 

  Number Below Poverty Level
Definition 1 Definition 2 Definition 3 Definition 4 Definition 5 Definition 6 Definition 7

All Races
Total 43569 72085 72085 69764 73055 70291 65361

Age
Under 18 years 15451 18390 18390 17504 18630 17182 14593
  Related children 14774 17685 17685 16819 17932 16494 13964
      Under 6 years 5983 6765 6765 6484 6891 6358 5409
18 to 24 years 6071 7396 7396 7119 7578 7287 6841
25 to 44 years 10880 14032 14032 13411 14383 13513 12184
45 to 64 years 7734 13729 13729 13330 13914 13702 13215
65 years and over 3433 18538 18538 18400 18551 18607 18528
  65 to 74 years 1675 8530 8530 8434 8532 8552 8498
  75 years and over 1758 10008 10008 9966 10019 10055 10030

Family Relationship
In families 31197 50916 50916 48814 51433 48929 44122
  Married-couple families 13594 27299 27299 26040 27504 25962 23434
      With related children under 18 10799 14090 14090 13109 14332 12792 10352
  Female hhlder, no husband present 14746 19429 19429 18709 19626 18779 16876
      With related children under 18 13113 15611 15611 15001 15730 14868 13057
Unrelated individuals 11678 20436 20436 20244 20895 20653 20614
  Living alone 5401 12686 12686 12590 12820 12805 12791
      65 years and over 1771 7397 7397 7378 7407 7442 7442

Region
Northeast 6650 11712 11712 11313 11745 11435 10786
Midwest 8768 15721 15721 15111 15738 15161 14287
South 17609 28224 28224 27525 28983 27795 25626
West 10542 16428 16428 15815 16588 15900 14662

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 28118 53696 53696 52261 54425 53109 50768
18 to 24 years old 6071 7396 7396 7119 7578 7287 6841
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 1762 2109 2109 2022 2144 2060 1905
25 years old and over 22047 46299 46299 45141 46847 45822 43927
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 6960 12454 12454 12208 12660 12345 11702
  High school graduate, no college 7749 17910 17910 17399 18103 17694 16984
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 4878 10410 10410 10126 10494 10255 9846
  Bachelor's degree or more 2460 5526 5526 5408 5591 5528 5395

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 23094 33146 33146 31939 33836 32528 30444
  Worked at full-time jobs 5348 7215 7215 6586 7643 6873 5758
      50 to 52 weeks 2553 3111 3111 2763 3439 2862 2138
  Worked at part-time jobs 4526 5988 5988 5747 6215 5914 5451
  Did not work 13221 19943 19943 19605 19978 19741 19235

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 7912 12031 12031 11832 12078 11894 11495
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
3995 5047 5047 5015 5107 5023 4794
    SSI 4618 8011 8011 7844 7997 7906 7712
  Food stamps 19970 24994 24994 24540 25443 24432 22430
  Housing assistance 6459 8432 8432 8290 8486 8298 7826
  Energy assistance 5284 7460 7460 7292 7478 7294 6824
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 17110 20688 20688 19825 21046 19576 16576
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
6316 8322 8322 8292 8410 8311 8070

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
5437 11172 11172 9431 10079 9595 8720
  Medicare 4996 22714 22714 22521 22713 22734 22590
      Also Medicaid 2003 4551 4551 4499 4534 4519 4476
  Medicaid 19919 26795 26795 26231 27253 26031 23646
Not covered 13903 17503 17503 17275 18649 17598 15999

 

  Number Below Poverty Level
Definition 8 Definition 9 Definition 10 Definition 11 Definition 12 Definition 13

All Races
Total 65507 39884 38942 38899 36581 34721

Age
Under 18 years 14540 12404 12315 12292 11723 10935
  Related children 13912 11800 11711 11688 11126 10357
      Under 6 years 5371 4783 4756 4751 4596 4307
18 to 24 years 6902 5869 5798 5791 5574 5358
25 to 44 years 12236 9711 9562 9554 9059 8598
45 to 64 years 13269 8119 7797 7791 7093 6747
65 years and over 18560 3781 3471 3471 3132 3083
  65 to 74 years 8514 1858 1681 1681 1471 1437
  75 years and over 10046 1923 1789 1789 1662 1645

Family Relationship
In families 44118 26895 26363 26319 24534 23077
  Married-couple families 23435 10942 10650 10631 9837 9240
      With related children under 18 10308 7892 7760 7741 7263 6732
  Female hhlder, no husband present 16854 13280 13089 13064 12237 11452
      With related children under 18 13019 11332 11248 11223 10667 9927
Unrelated individuals 20765 12398 11988 11988 11462 11081
  Living alone 12846 5866 5619 5619 5224 5049
      65 years and over 7450 1899 1751 1751 1619 1593

Region
Northeast 10749 6252 6053 6053 5493 5073
Midwest 14364 7989 7804 7804 7419 7098
South 25695 15914 15540 15530 14754 14010
West 14699 9729 9546 9513 8914 8540

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 50967 27480 26627 26607 24858 23786
18 to 24 years old 6902 5869 5798 5791 5574 5358
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 1921 1674 1660 1658 1575 1485
25 years old and over 44065 21611 20829 20816 19284 18427
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 11729 6880 6575 6565 6023 5712
  High school graduate, no college 17031 7535 7251 7251 6711 6371
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 9900 4748 4624 4622 4302 4136
  Bachelor's degree or more 5405 2447 2379 2377 2248 2209

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 30605 22207 21684 21665 20317 19370
  Worked at full-time jobs 5847 4307 4270 4258 4082 3891
      50 to 52 weeks 2189 1836 1813 1802 1721 1626
  Worked at part-time jobs 5492 4216 4166 4165 4001 3823
  Did not work 19266 13684 13248 13242 12233 11656

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 11492 9705 9286 9271 7067 6385
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
4783 4226 4172 4157 3640 3396
    SSI 7719 6379 5989 5989 4098 3536
  Food stamps 22404 18526 17996 17996 16672 15161
  Housing assistance 7808 6307 5996 5996 5469 4961
  Energy assistance 6783 5038 4883 4883 4355 4003
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 16574 13976 13818 13818 13048 11987
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
8054 7174 6924 6924 5616 5089

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
8732 3731 3677 3667 3463 3385
  Medicare 22619 5621 4969 4969 4342 4242
      Also Medicaid 4472 2539 2202 2202 1657 1575
  Medicaid 23594 18753 18292 18281 16394 14863
Not covered 16117 12821 12693 12670 12466 12194

 

  Number Below Poverty Level
Definition 14 Definition 15 Definition 14a Definition 1a Definition 1b Definition 1c

All Races
Total 30669 29353 31608 43410 38390 38351

Age
Under 18 years 9114 9049 9375 14864 12184 12182
  Related children 8575 8510 8817 14194 11574 11572
      Under 6 years 3613 3615 3733 5764 4762 4762
18 to 24 years 4944 4861 5084 6237 5763 5759
25 to 44 years 7692 7684 7910 10857 9470 9468
45 to 64 years 6136 5707 6366 7970 7527 7520
65 years and over 2783 2052 2873 3482 3446 3422
  65 to 74 years 1286 1010 1350 1702 1671 1662
  75 years and over 1496 1042 1524 1780 1775 1761

Family Relationship
In families 19756 19165 20362 30570 25755 25741
  Married-couple families 8123 7891 8369 13100 10508 10504
      With related children under 18 5711 5764 5893 10254 7715 7715
  Female hhlder, no husband present 9468 9166 9754 14559 12707 12704
      With related children under 18 8093 7941 8357 12836 11040 11037
Unrelated individuals 10398 9674 10712 12156 12037 12013
  Living alone 4486 3839 4494 5580 5535 5511
      65 years and over 1380 929 1382 1788 1788 1768

Region
Northeast 4275 4084 4467 6571 5872 5860
Midwest 6224 6056 6424 8770 7776 7774
South 12476 11854 12820 17599 15488 15477
West 7694 7359 7898 10470 9254 9240

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 21555 20304 22234 28546 26206 26169
18 to 24 years old 4944 4861 5084 6237 5763 5759
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 1312 1281 1358 1796 1619 1617
25 years old and over 16611 15443 17150 22310 20443 20410
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 4982 4548 5172 6998 6393 6385
  High school graduate, no college 5756 5333 5946 7860 7144 7129
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 3743 3547 3851 4918 4515 4513
  Bachelor's degree or more 2129 2015 2180 2535 2391 2383

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 17540 17053 18096 23444 21307 21297
  Worked at full-time jobs 3448 3481 3511 5525 4418 4418
      50 to 52 weeks 1407 1504 1439 2653 1933 1933
  Worked at part-time jobs 3397 3333 3484 4677 4175 4168
  Did not work 10695 10239 11101 13242 12714 12710

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 5070 4886 5444 7877 7368 7368
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
2618 2579 2793 3957 3695 3695
    SSI 2834 2689 3089 4630 4358 4358
  Food stamps 11655 11317 12153 19643 17403 17396
  Housing assistance 3226 3226 3403 6368 5818 5815
  Energy assistance 3081 2852 3220 5118 4560 4556
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 9577 9520 9884 16521 13592 13591
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
3882 3754 4128 6251 5818 5818

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
3141 3111 3188 5257 4343 4334
  Medicare 3657 2889 3886 5015 4930 4906
      Also Medicaid 1211 1040 1303 1989 1952 1951
  Medicaid 12015 11619 12633 19502 16995 16990
Not covered 11396 11014 11542 14200 12673 12672

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Income Definition Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Contact: Demographic Call Center Staff at 301-763-2422 or 1-866-758-1060 (toll free)
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