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

White alone, not Hispanic
Total 197164 9.4 19.8 19.8 19.2

Age
Under 18 years 40917 11.9 15.3 15.3 14.4
  Related children 40319 11.2 14.7 14.7 13.8
      Under 6 years 12938 14.1 16.7 16.7 15.9
18 to 24 years 17764 16.3 20.3 20.3 19.5
25 to 44 years 49827 9.1 12.8 12.8 12.2
45 to 64 years 57919 7.3 14.4 14.4 13.9
65 years and over 30736 6.6 47.1 47.1 46.8
  65 to 74 years 16359 5.8 39.1 39.1 38.7
  75 years and over 14376 7.4 56.3 56.3 56.0

Family Relationship
In families 158646 7.1 15.6 15.6 15.0
  Married-couple families 131417 4.3 12.1 12.1 11.6
      With related children under 18 71634 5.3 7.8 7.8 7.1
  Female hhlder, no husband present 19033 23.8 36.0 36.0 34.7
      With related children under 18 12460 31.1 39.4 39.4 37.9
Unrelated individuals 37757 18.4 37.0 37.0 36.6
  Living alone 23329 13.9 39.3 39.3 39.0
      65 years and over 9263 12.0 63.5 63.5 63.3

Region
Northeast 38191 7.8 17.8 17.8 17.2
Midwest 52380 9.5 20.4 20.4 19.7
South 68052 10.4 21.1 21.1 20.7
West 38541 9.0 18.6 18.6 18.1

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 156247 8.8 21.0 21.0 20.5
18 to 24 years old 17764 16.3 20.3 20.3 19.5
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 2758 22.7 28.5 28.5 27.4
25 years old and over 138482 7.8 21.1 21.1 20.6
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 11007 20.7 52.1 52.1 51.3
  High school graduate, no college 43802 9.4 28.0 28.0 27.4
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 37631 7.6 18.8 18.8 18.4
  Bachelor's degree or more 46041 3.4 8.9 8.9 8.7

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 120644 9.1 14.4 14.4 13.9
  Worked at full-time jobs 78683 3.0 4.4 4.4 3.9
      50 to 52 weeks 65461 1.6 2.0 2.0 1.7
  Worked at part-time jobs 17528 13.4 18.8 18.8 18.0
  Did not work 24433 25.7 43.7 43.7 43.0

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 7618 38.2 63.6 63.6 62.7
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
2087 56.5 74.9 74.9 74.5
    SSI 5929 32.8 60.9 60.9 59.8
  Food stamps 13664 53.1 72.0 72.0 70.4
  Housing assistance 3667 52.7 80.1 80.1 79.0
  Energy assistance 5061 47.4 75.4 75.4 74.0
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 12301 37.8 51.5 51.5 49.0
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
3591 63.0 85.8 85.8 85.5

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
123360 2.4 6.0 6.0 5.2
  Medicare 33722 8.3 50.6 50.6 50.2
      Also Medicaid 3571 27.6 72.6 72.6 71.9
  Medicaid 20896 34.9 53.1 53.1 52.0
Not covered 23622 22.9 31.5 31.5 31.2

 

  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

White alone, not Hispanic
Total 20.0 19.4 18.5 18.6 8.9

Age
Under 18 years 15.4 14.1 12.0 12.0 9.5
  Related children 14.8 13.5 11.4 11.4 8.9
      Under 6 years 16.9 15.5 13.1 12.9 11.0
18 to 24 years 20.7 19.9 19.0 19.2 15.9
25 to 44 years 13.0 12.3 11.4 11.4 8.4
45 to 64 years 14.5 14.3 14.0 14.0 7.8
65 years and over 47.1 47.2 47.1 47.2 7.2
  65 to 74 years 39.0 39.1 38.9 39.0 6.5
  75 years and over 56.2 56.5 56.4 56.6 8.0

Family Relationship
In families 15.6 15.0 13.9 14.0 6.3
  Married-couple families 12.1 11.6 10.9 10.9 3.6
      With related children under 18 7.9 7.0 5.8 5.8 4.0
  Female hhlder, no husband present 36.2 34.9 31.6 31.6 21.8
      With related children under 18 39.5 37.3 32.6 32.6 26.8
Unrelated individuals 37.7 37.4 37.3 37.6 19.6
  Living alone 39.7 39.7 39.7 39.8 15.2
      65 years and over 63.6 63.9 63.9 64.0 12.7

Region
Northeast 17.7 17.4 16.7 16.7 7.5
Midwest 20.6 19.8 18.9 19.0 8.8
South 21.5 20.9 19.8 19.9 9.8
West 18.7 18.2 17.5 17.6 9.1

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 21.2 20.8 20.2 20.3 8.8
18 to 24 years old 20.7 19.9 19.0 19.2 15.9
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 28.6 27.6 25.8 26.1 21.4
25 years old and over 21.2 20.9 20.4 20.5 7.9
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 52.4 51.8 50.7 50.9 22.0
  High school graduate, no college 28.2 27.8 27.0 27.1 9.3
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 18.9 18.6 18.1 18.3 7.5
  Bachelor's degree or more 9.0 8.9 8.7 8.7 3.5

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 14.7 14.2 13.5 13.6 9.0
  Worked at full-time jobs 4.6 4.2 3.6 3.7 2.5
      50 to 52 weeks 2.2 1.8 1.4 1.5 1.2
  Worked at part-time jobs 19.5 18.7 17.7 17.9 12.9
  Did not work 43.7 43.2 42.5 42.6 27.2

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 63.6 62.6 60.7 60.7 49.7
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
75.3 73.4 68.9 68.6 58.2
    SSI 60.6 60.1 59.0 59.2 48.0
  Food stamps 72.5 70.0 64.1 64.0 49.3
  Housing assistance 80.6 79.1 75.2 74.5 52.3
  Energy assistance 75.2 73.9 68.9 68.6 45.0
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 51.8 48.5 41.2 41.3 31.5
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
86.3 85.0 82.5 82.4 73.2

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
5.5 5.3 5.0 5.1 1.8
  Medicare 50.5 50.6 50.5 50.5 9.5
      Also Medicaid 72.2 72.2 71.9 71.8 36.6
  Medicaid 53.5 51.7 47.6 47.5 34.3
Not covered 33.6 31.9 29.9 30.3 22.1

 

  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

White alone, not Hispanic
Total 8.7 8.7 8.1 7.8 7.0

Age
Under 18 years 9.4 9.4 8.9 8.3 6.9
  Related children 8.8 8.8 8.3 7.8 6.4
      Under 6 years 10.9 10.9 10.4 9.9 8.1
18 to 24 years 15.7 15.7 15.3 14.8 14.0
25 to 44 years 8.3 8.3 7.8 7.4 6.7
45 to 64 years 7.4 7.4 6.7 6.5 6.0
65 years and over 6.8 6.8 6.2 6.1 5.6
  65 to 74 years 6.1 6.1 5.3 5.2 4.7
  75 years and over 7.7 7.7 7.2 7.1 6.5

Family Relationship
In families 6.1 6.1 5.6 5.3 4.6
  Married-couple families 3.5 3.5 3.2 3.0 2.6
      With related children under 18 3.9 3.9 3.5 3.2 2.6
  Female hhlder, no husband present 21.4 21.4 19.9 19.2 16.0
      With related children under 18 26.6 26.6 25.4 24.3 19.7
Unrelated individuals 19.0 19.0 18.2 17.6 16.7
  Living alone 14.6 14.6 13.7 13.2 11.9
      65 years and over 12.0 12.0 11.3 11.1 9.7

Region
Northeast 7.3 7.3 6.5 6.0 5.2
Midwest 8.6 8.6 8.2 7.9 6.9
South 9.5 9.5 9.0 8.7 8.0
West 8.8 8.8 8.2 7.9 7.3

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 8.5 8.5 7.9 7.6 7.1
18 to 24 years old 15.7 15.7 15.3 14.8 14.0
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 21.1 21.1 20.1 19.2 17.5
25 years old and over 7.6 7.6 7.0 6.7 6.2
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 21.0 21.0 18.7 17.6 15.3
  High school graduate, no college 9.0 9.0 8.2 7.9 7.2
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 7.3 7.3 6.8 6.6 6.1
  Bachelor's degree or more 3.4 3.4 3.2 3.1 3.0

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 8.8 8.8 8.2 7.9 7.2
  Worked at full-time jobs 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.2
      50 to 52 weeks 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.0
  Worked at part-time jobs 12.7 12.7 12.2 11.8 10.8
  Did not work 26.1 26.1 23.8 22.8 21.1

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 47.2 47.2 33.4 29.6 22.5
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
57.1 57.1 50.5 46.9 33.7
    SSI 45.1 45.1 28.6 24.1 18.8
  Food stamps 47.6 47.6 43.4 39.6 30.1
  Housing assistance 48.8 48.8 43.6 38.1 21.2
  Energy assistance 43.5 43.5 37.9 34.5 26.1
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 30.9 30.9 28.7 26.5 20.0
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
70.2 70.2 54.6 48.4 34.6

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
1.8 1.8 1.7 1.6 1.6
  Medicare 8.5 8.5 7.4 7.2 6.4
      Also Medicaid 32.1 32.1 23.0 21.4 16.5
  Medicaid 33.3 33.3 29.0 26.1 20.9
Not covered 21.8 21.8 21.4 21.2 20.2

 

  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

White alone, not Hispanic
Total 6.6 7.3 9.4 8.5 8.5

Age
Under 18 years 6.8 7.1 11.3 9.2 9.2
  Related children 6.2 6.5 10.7 8.6 8.6
      Under 6 years 8.0 8.4 13.4 10.8 10.8
18 to 24 years 13.8 14.3 16.8 15.8 15.7
25 to 44 years 6.7 6.9 9.2 8.2 8.2
45 to 64 years 5.5 6.2 7.5 7.1 7.1
65 years and over 4.0 5.7 6.7 6.7 6.6
  65 to 74 years 3.6 4.9 5.9 5.9 5.9
  75 years and over 4.4 6.6 7.5 7.5 7.4

Family Relationship
In families 4.4 4.8 6.9 5.9 5.9
  Married-couple families 2.5 2.7 4.1 3.4 3.4
      With related children under 18 2.6 2.8 4.9 3.8 3.8
  Female hhlder, no husband present 15.0 16.3 23.7 20.5 20.5
      With related children under 18 18.9 20.1 30.6 25.9 25.9
Unrelated individuals 15.3 17.1 19.2 19.0 19.0
  Living alone 10.1 12.0 14.4 14.3 14.2
      65 years and over 6.5 9.7 12.1 12.1 12.0

Region
Northeast 4.8 5.5 7.8 7.0 7.0
Midwest 6.7 7.2 9.6 8.5 8.5
South 7.4 8.2 10.4 9.5 9.5
West 6.8 7.4 9.0 8.4 8.4

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 6.5 7.3 8.9 8.4 8.3
18 to 24 years old 13.8 14.3 16.8 15.8 15.7
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 16.8 17.9 23.0 20.7 20.6
25 years old and over 5.6 6.4 7.9 7.4 7.4
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 13.1 16.1 20.8 19.9 19.9
  High school graduate, no college 6.5 7.5 9.5 8.8 8.7
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 5.7 6.3 7.7 7.1 7.1
  Bachelor's degree or more 2.9 3.1 3.5 3.4 3.3

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 7.0 7.5 9.3 8.6 8.6
  Worked at full-time jobs 2.2 2.2 3.1 2.6 2.6
      50 to 52 weeks 1.2 1.0 1.7 1.3 1.3
  Worked at part-time jobs 10.5 11.1 14.0 12.8 12.7
  Did not work 19.9 22.0 25.7 24.9 24.9

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 21.1 24.7 38.0 35.6 35.6
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
32.6 36.8 55.2 51.3 51.3
    SSI 17.4 21.1 33.1 31.3 31.3
  Food stamps 28.6 31.6 52.3 45.7 45.7
  Housing assistance 21.2 22.7 52.2 47.7 47.6
  Energy assistance 23.2 27.1 45.7 40.1 40.0
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 19.4 20.6 36.4 29.9 29.9
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
32.4 37.6 62.5 57.9 57.9

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
1.6 1.6 2.3 2.0 2.0
  Medicare 4.8 6.8 8.4 8.3 8.3
      Also Medicaid 13.5 18.0 27.8 27.4 27.4
  Medicaid 19.7 22.2 34.3 30.2 30.2
Not covered 19.2 20.4 23.5 21.7 21.7

 

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

White alone, not Hispanic
Total 18530 39042 39042 37927 39371 38297 36522

Age
Under 18 years 4850 6258 6258 5911 6311 5789 4925
  Related children 4518 5911 5911 5570 5968 5448 4612
      Under 6 years 1818 2163 2163 2056 2186 2005 1689
18 to 24 years 2903 3602 3602 3461 3679 3527 3367
25 to 44 years 4541 6379 6379 6098 6497 6154 5660
45 to 64 years 4214 8324 8324 8073 8415 8309 8086
65 years and over 2022 14479 14479 14383 14469 14518 14483
  65 to 74 years 957 6391 6391 6327 6383 6395 6370
  75 years and over 1065 8088 8088 8056 8086 8123 8113

Family Relationship
In families 11211 24693 24693 23721 24756 23804 22100
  Married-couple families 5608 15917 15917 15235 15903 15262 14358
      With related children under 18 3794 5610 5610 5108 5650 4999 4148
  Female hhlder, no husband present 4532 6845 6845 6612 6885 6634 6006
      With related children under 18 3880 4905 4905 4727 4925 4652 4063
Unrelated individuals 6946 13954 13954 13819 14226 14109 14082
  Living alone 3251 9164 9164 9103 9254 9270 9261
      65 years and over 1111 5878 5878 5860 5888 5918 5918

Region
Northeast 2989 6786 6786 6567 6767 6645 6364
Midwest 4973 10690 10690 10315 10779 10382 9914
South 7109 14386 14386 14058 14613 14239 13487
West 3458 7180 7180 6986 7212 7031 6757

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 13680 32784 32784 32015 33060 32507 31596
18 to 24 years old 2903 3602 3602 3461 3679 3527 3367
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 626 785 785 755 789 762 712
25 years old and over 10777 29182 29182 28554 29381 28980 28229
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 2276 5732 5732 5648 5771 5705 5581
  High school graduate, no college 4097 12280 12280 11985 12353 12173 11813
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 2844 7090 7090 6923 7129 7017 6817
  Bachelor's degree or more 1560 4080 4080 3998 4128 4085 4018

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 10982 17411 17411 16771 17678 17111 16292
  Worked at full-time jobs 2351 3434 3434 3101 3584 3271 2819
      50 to 52 weeks 1029 1301 1301 1144 1429 1197 945
  Worked at part-time jobs 2352 3303 3303 3159 3418 3276 3098
  Did not work 6279 10674 10674 10512 10676 10564 10375

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 2912 4846 4846 4775 4842 4769 4625
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
1180 1563 1563 1556 1572 1532 1439
    SSI 1946 3609 3609 3545 3596 3562 3501
  Food stamps 7261 9834 9834 9618 9909 9566 8756
  Housing assistance 1932 2938 2938 2898 2957 2900 2757
  Energy assistance 2398 3814 3814 3743 3806 3742 3487
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 4652 6335 6335 6028 6367 5962 5074
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
2262 3079 3079 3071 3097 3053 2964

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
2916 7387 7387 6465 6824 6585 6202
  Medicare 2798 17047 17047 16924 17039 17071 17015
      Also Medicaid 985 2592 2592 2566 2580 2577 2567
  Medicaid 7299 11086 11086 10867 11188 10799 9947
Not covered 5407 7438 7438 7367 7948 7537 7074

 

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

White alone, not Hispanic
Total 36663 17640 17174 17163 16027 15354

Age
Under 18 years 4907 3895 3858 3852 3635 3413
  Related children 4593 3601 3564 3558 3346 3133
      Under 6 years 1670 1423 1411 1411 1352 1277
18 to 24 years 3404 2828 2788 2788 2709 2638
25 to 44 years 5702 4194 4122 4122 3892 3696
45 to 64 years 8137 4504 4304 4300 3891 3740
65 years and over 14514 2219 2101 2101 1900 1867
  65 to 74 years 6384 1071 999 999 864 843
  75 years and over 8130 1148 1102 1102 1036 1024

Family Relationship
In families 22139 9936 9685 9674 8854 8418
  Married-couple families 14384 4789 4637 4627 4171 3903
      With related children under 18 4144 2855 2781 2771 2506 2277
  Female hhlder, no husband present 6012 4141 4068 4068 3791 3646
      With related children under 18 4058 3336 3314 3314 3163 3029
Unrelated individuals 14184 7393 7178 7178 6870 6645
  Living alone 9295 3539 3416 3416 3192 3086
      65 years and over 5925 1173 1112 1112 1048 1026

Region
Northeast 6371 2874 2792 2792 2481 2279
Midwest 9978 4594 4484 4484 4280 4117
South 13540 6665 6490 6479 6114 5915
West 6774 3506 3408 3408 3152 3044

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 31756 13745 13315 13311 12392 11941
18 to 24 years old 3404 2828 2788 2788 2709 2638
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 719 591 583 583 553 531
25 years old and over 28352 10917 10528 10523 9683 9303
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 5601 2418 2309 2309 2057 1937
  High school graduate, no college 11855 4088 3922 3922 3603 3449
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 6869 2817 2747 2745 2569 2487
  Bachelor's degree or more 4028 1595 1549 1546 1454 1430

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 16414 10871 10573 10569 9868 9474
  Worked at full-time jobs 2880 1971 1961 1959 1900 1846
      50 to 52 weeks 977 790 783 781 755 734
  Worked at part-time jobs 3133 2265 2229 2229 2142 2061
  Did not work 10401 6634 6384 6382 5827 5567

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 4627 3787 3597 3597 2545 2252
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
1431 1216 1192 1192 1053 979
    SSI 3510 2846 2671 2671 1694 1430
  Food stamps 8748 6734 6497 6497 5928 5412
  Housing assistance 2732 1917 1791 1791 1597 1396
  Energy assistance 3473 2279 2204 2204 1917 1746
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 5076 3876 3802 3802 3536 3255
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
2959 2627 2522 2522 1960 1736

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
6239 2225 2189 2178 2069 2020
  Medicare 17038 3188 2867 2867 2484 2423
      Also Medicaid 2563 1307 1146 1146 823 764
  Medicaid 9927 7170 6954 6952 6066 5459
Not covered 7159 5219 5157 5157 5058 5013

 

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

White alone, not Hispanic
Total 13862 12989 14298 18578 16833 16801

Age
Under 18 years 2831 2777 2912 4639 3774 3772
  Related children 2565 2510 2638 4309 3474 3472
      Under 6 years 1049 1039 1086 1730 1394 1394
18 to 24 years 2493 2446 2548 2979 2802 2798
25 to 44 years 3340 3333 3454 4567 4069 4067
45 to 64 years 3485 3211 3619 4340 4140 4133
65 years and over 1713 1222 1764 2053 2048 2031
  65 to 74 years 775 589 809 971 968 964
  75 years and over 938 633 955 1081 1080 1067

Family Relationship
In families 7305 6930 7547 10962 9334 9323
  Married-couple families 3471 3288 3610 5361 4489 4489
      With related children under 18 1894 1883 1992 3532 2693 2692
  Female hhlder, no husband present 3036 2856 3096 4502 3911 3907
      With related children under 18 2455 2351 2502 3810 3229 3226
Unrelated individuals 6287 5789 6472 7251 7181 7161
  Living alone 2786 2363 2789 3360 3336 3316
      65 years and over 898 601 901 1124 1124 1109

Region
Northeast 1997 1826 2091 2992 2668 2657
Midwest 3639 3495 3753 5003 4471 4469
South 5426 5054 5590 7103 6438 6434
West 2800 2615 2863 3481 3255 3241

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 11030 10212 11385 13939 13059 13029
18 to 24 years old 2493 2446 2548 2979 2802 2798
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 482 463 493 634 570 568
25 years old and over 8537 7766 8837 10960 10257 10232
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 1686 1444 1776 2288 2189 2187
  High school graduate, no college 3169 2858 3277 4171 3839 3826
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 2294 2152 2360 2890 2682 2680
  Bachelor's degree or more 1388 1313 1424 1610 1547 1539

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 8744 8429 9034 11195 10363 10352
  Worked at full-time jobs 1700 1730 1717 2478 2042 2042
      50 to 52 weeks 676 758 685 1098 840 840
  Worked at part-time jobs 1895 1836 1945 2448 2240 2233
  Did not work 5149 4863 5371 6269 6081 6077

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 1717 1606 1885 2898 2712 2712
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
703 680 767 1151 1071 1071
    SSI 1116 1030 1249 1960 1854 1854
  Food stamps 4107 3905 4312 7152 6245 6242
  Housing assistance 779 779 833 1916 1747 1744
  Energy assistance 1319 1175 1369 2312 2027 2024
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 2464 2382 2534 4475 3673 3673
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
1244 1164 1352 2245 2080 2080

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
1928 1918 1962 2855 2454 2449
  Medicare 2152 1628 2289 2828 2801 2784
      Also Medicaid 589 483 644 992 979 978
  Medicaid 4359 4120 4634 7170 6321 6316
Not covered 4782 4535 4830 5560 5123 5123

Race Footnotes

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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