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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

Black alone or in combination
Total 40876 25.9 35.9 35.9 34.6

Age
Under 18 years 12655 35.4 41.8 41.8 39.9
  Related children 12445 34.9 41.4 41.4 39.6
      Under 6 years 4338 40.3 45.3 45.3 43.7
18 to 24 years 4518 30.8 38.4 38.4 36.9
25 to 44 years 11050 21.5 27.3 27.3 26.1
45 to 64 years 9247 18.1 29.4 29.4 28.6
65 years and over 3405 19.2 55.9 55.9 55.5
  65 to 74 years 1955 15.3 50.3 50.3 49.8
  75 years and over 1450 24.5 63.3 63.3 63.1

Family Relationship
In families 33330 24.6 33.7 33.7 32.2
  Married-couple families 16034 10.8 19.1 19.1 17.8
      With related children under 18 10603 13.6 18.4 18.4 16.9
  Female hhlder, no husband present 14463 39.8 49.8 49.8 47.9
      With related children under 18 11194 46.2 54.3 54.3 52.2
Unrelated individuals 7368 31.0 45.2 45.2 44.8
  Living alone 4845 27.4 45.5 45.5 44.9
      65 years and over 1190 29.6 72.3 72.3 72.3

Region
Northeast 7148 24.3 33.9 33.9 32.7
Midwest 7324 31.3 43.5 43.5 41.6
South 22258 24.8 34.2 34.2 33.1
West 4145 24.8 34.6 34.6 33.1

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 28220 21.6 33.2 33.2 32.2
18 to 24 years old 4518 30.8 38.4 38.4 36.9
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 1075 43.0 53.0 53.0 50.4
25 years old and over 23702 19.8 32.2 32.2 31.3
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 3741 37.7 58.8 58.8 57.8
  High school graduate, no college 8279 23.0 36.6 36.6 35.5
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 6966 15.6 26.7 26.7 25.6
  Bachelor's degree or more 4716 6.4 11.5 11.5 11.2

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 23519 21.3 29.5 29.5 28.4
  Worked at full-time jobs 13634 7.4 10.0 10.0 9.0
      50 to 52 weeks 11071 4.3 5.4 5.4 4.6
  Worked at part-time jobs 2774 29.0 38.2 38.2 37.1
  Did not work 7111 45.1 63.4 63.4 62.2

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 5346 52.4 73.7 73.7 72.7
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
2328 67.0 81.9 81.9 81.4
    SSI 3528 44.0 70.5 70.5 69.3
  Food stamps 10349 62.1 75.8 75.8 74.6
  Housing assistance 4700 63.1 76.8 76.8 75.1
  Energy assistance 2654 64.8 82.3 82.3 80.3
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 9751 52.3 62.2 62.2 59.9
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
3410 67.0 86.4 86.4 86.2

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
18248 6.5 10.5 10.5 8.6
  Medicare 4725 26.2 63.4 63.4 62.7
      Also Medicaid 1256 42.9 78.9 78.9 78.1
  Medicaid 11324 52.1 66.1 66.1 64.8
Not covered 8405 33.8 42.5 42.5 41.5

 

  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

Black alone or in combination
Total 36.2 34.8 32.3 32.3 24.1

Age
Under 18 years 42.1 39.4 34.6 34.5 29.8
  Related children 41.8 39.0 34.3 34.1 29.4
      Under 6 years 46.2 43.2 38.0 37.7 34.0
18 to 24 years 39.2 37.9 35.3 35.4 29.9
25 to 44 years 27.8 26.3 24.3 24.4 20.2
45 to 64 years 29.5 29.2 28.5 28.5 19.4
65 years and over 55.9 56.1 55.6 55.7 21.0
  65 to 74 years 50.3 50.6 49.9 50.0 16.9
  75 years and over 63.5 63.6 63.2 63.3 26.5

Family Relationship
In families 33.9 32.3 29.3 29.2 22.0
  Married-couple families 18.9 17.8 16.2 16.1 8.9
      With related children under 18 18.4 16.6 14.2 14.0 10.0
  Female hhlder, no husband present 50.4 48.2 43.4 43.4 36.2
      With related children under 18 54.7 51.9 46.1 46.0 40.6
Unrelated individuals 46.0 45.5 45.4 45.7 33.0
  Living alone 45.9 45.6 45.5 45.8 29.6
      65 years and over 72.3 72.5 72.5 72.7 32.3

Region
Northeast 33.9 33.2 31.0 30.9 23.4
Midwest 42.8 41.4 38.8 39.0 29.7
South 35.3 33.5 30.8 30.7 22.7
West 33.6 33.1 30.8 30.9 23.1

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 33.6 32.7 31.2 31.3 21.5
18 to 24 years old 39.2 37.9 35.3 35.4 29.9
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 53.2 52.0 48.1 48.1 42.0
25 years old and over 32.5 31.8 30.4 30.5 20.0
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 59.1 58.2 56.9 57.0 39.1
  High school graduate, no college 37.1 36.1 34.5 34.6 23.1
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 27.0 26.0 24.3 24.4 15.3
  Bachelor's degree or more 11.6 11.6 11.2 11.2 6.3

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 29.9 28.9 27.4 27.5 21.1
  Worked at full-time jobs 10.5 9.3 7.8 7.9 5.9
      50 to 52 weeks 5.8 4.7 3.5 3.5 3.0
  Worked at part-time jobs 40.0 37.9 34.2 34.3 26.6
  Did not work 63.3 63.1 62.3 62.3 48.3

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 74.4 72.7 70.6 70.7 61.8
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
82.6 81.3 77.9 77.9 70.6
    SSI 71.1 69.5 68.5 68.6 58.7
  Food stamps 77.2 74.3 69.5 69.6 59.5
  Housing assistance 77.0 75.1 70.8 70.8 61.2
  Energy assistance 82.3 79.5 76.2 76.2 63.1
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 62.9 59.3 52.6 52.6 45.1
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
87.8 86.3 84.1 84.1 75.4

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
9.4 8.9 7.7 7.5 4.3
  Medicare 63.4 63.2 62.3 62.4 28.7
      Also Medicaid 79.0 78.4 77.3 77.5 52.3
  Medicaid 67.1 64.3 59.7 59.6 50.7
Not covered 44.4 42.3 39.1 39.3 31.6

 

  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

Black alone or in combination
Total 23.4 23.4 22.0 20.4 17.1

Age
Under 18 years 29.5 29.5 28.2 25.8 20.6
  Related children 29.1 29.1 27.7 25.4 20.1
      Under 6 years 33.8 33.8 32.5 30.3 24.3
18 to 24 years 29.4 29.4 27.7 25.9 22.8
25 to 44 years 19.7 19.7 18.3 17.0 14.6
45 to 64 years 18.5 18.5 16.9 15.8 13.5
65 years and over 18.2 18.2 16.7 16.3 14.2
  65 to 74 years 14.6 14.6 13.1 12.6 10.8
  75 years and over 23.0 23.0 21.5 21.3 18.9

Family Relationship
In families 21.5 21.5 20.1 18.5 15.2
  Married-couple families 8.5 8.5 7.9 7.4 6.1
      With related children under 18 9.7 9.7 9.4 8.7 6.8
  Female hhlder, no husband present 35.6 35.6 33.3 30.3 24.4
      With related children under 18 40.1 40.1 38.0 34.3 27.3
Unrelated individuals 31.4 31.4 29.6 28.2 25.2
  Living alone 28.1 28.1 26.0 24.9 21.0
      65 years and over 28.7 28.7 25.9 25.8 21.9

Region
Northeast 22.6 22.6 20.9 18.9 15.3
Midwest 28.8 28.8 27.0 25.3 21.1
South 22.0 22.0 20.8 19.4 16.5
West 22.8 22.8 21.3 19.6 16.0

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 20.7 20.7 19.2 18.0 15.5
18 to 24 years old 29.4 29.4 27.7 25.9 22.8
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 41.7 41.7 38.8 35.2 29.0
25 years old and over 19.0 19.0 17.5 16.5 14.1
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 36.7 36.7 33.6 31.6 26.4
  High school graduate, no college 22.1 22.1 20.5 19.2 16.5
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 14.7 14.7 13.3 12.5 10.8
  Bachelor's degree or more 6.0 6.0 5.7 5.6 5.2

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 20.5 20.5 19.0 17.8 15.4
  Worked at full-time jobs 5.8 5.8 5.4 4.9 4.0
      50 to 52 weeks 2.9 2.9 2.7 2.5 1.9
  Worked at part-time jobs 26.3 26.3 25.1 23.9 18.9
  Did not work 46.6 46.6 42.8 40.2 35.8

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 59.3 59.3 48.5 43.6 34.4
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
70.1 70.1 62.3 57.3 44.1
    SSI 55.2 55.2 41.2 35.3 27.6
  Food stamps 57.8 57.8 54.2 48.9 37.1
  Housing assistance 58.5 58.5 54.6 50.1 34.2
  Energy assistance 60.8 60.8 56.2 51.5 39.4
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 44.4 44.4 42.4 38.1 29.5
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
73.4 73.4 62.5 56.5 42.9

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
4.2 4.2 3.9 3.8 3.4
  Medicare 24.6 24.6 22.0 21.4 17.2
      Also Medicaid 44.0 44.0 35.3 34.2 25.0
  Medicaid 49.3 49.3 44.8 40.2 31.5
Not covered 31.2 31.2 30.7 29.7 27.0

 

  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

Black alone or in combination
Total 16.5 17.7 25.8 23.2 23.2

Age
Under 18 years 20.6 21.4 34.3 29.5 29.5
  Related children 20.1 21.0 33.9 29.0 29.0
      Under 6 years 24.5 25.6 39.3 33.9 33.9
18 to 24 years 22.2 24.0 31.6 28.9 28.9
25 to 44 years 14.6 15.1 21.5 19.3 19.3
45 to 64 years 12.7 14.0 18.6 17.9 17.9
65 years and over 10.4 14.7 19.5 19.1 19.0
  65 to 74 years 8.8 11.2 15.5 14.9 14.8
  75 years and over 12.5 19.4 24.9 24.7 24.6

Family Relationship
In families 14.9 15.7 24.2 21.1 21.1
  Married-couple families 6.1 6.3 10.5 8.6 8.6
      With related children under 18 7.1 7.0 13.0 10.2 10.2
  Female hhlder, no husband present 24.0 25.5 39.2 34.8 34.8
      With related children under 18 27.2 28.7 45.0 39.6 39.6
Unrelated individuals 23.3 26.3 32.1 31.7 31.7
  Living alone 18.1 21.1 28.4 28.0 27.9
      65 years and over 13.9 21.9 29.9 29.9 29.5

Region
Northeast 15.1 15.9 24.1 22.7 22.7
Midwest 20.9 22.2 31.3 28.1 28.1
South 15.7 17.0 24.8 22.0 22.0
West 15.4 17.0 24.0 21.8 21.8

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 14.7 16.1 21.9 20.4 20.3
18 to 24 years old 22.2 24.0 31.6 28.9 28.9
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 28.4 31.5 44.1 40.0 40.0
25 years old and over 13.2 14.6 20.1 18.7 18.7
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 24.3 27.1 37.8 36.4 36.3
  High school graduate, no college 15.3 17.1 23.5 21.7 21.7
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 10.4 11.1 15.6 14.3 14.3
  Bachelor's degree or more 4.9 5.4 6.6 6.1 6.1

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 15.0 15.9 21.7 20.1 20.1
  Worked at full-time jobs 3.9 4.1 7.6 6.1 6.1
      50 to 52 weeks 1.8 2.0 4.5 3.2 3.2
  Worked at part-time jobs 18.9 19.3 29.7 26.1 26.1
  Did not work 34.6 37.2 45.5 44.6 44.6

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 33.4 36.8 52.0 49.8 49.8
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
43.9 47.6 66.5 63.0 63.0
    SSI 26.4 29.5 44.0 42.7 42.7
  Food stamps 36.2 38.7 61.3 56.6 56.6
  Housing assistance 34.2 36.1 61.7 57.4 57.4
  Energy assistance 37.5 41.4 62.8 58.9 58.9
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 29.4 31.0 50.8 44.2 44.2
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
41.9 45.3 66.3 63.8 63.8

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
3.2 3.4 6.4 5.3 5.3
  Medicare 14.1 18.2 25.9 25.2 25.2
      Also Medicaid 21.9 26.7 42.3 41.2 41.2
  Medicaid 30.7 33.3 51.2 46.4 46.4
Not covered 26.2 27.3 34.7 31.3 31.3

 

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

Black alone or in combination
Total 10575 14658 14658 14135 14804 14223 13189

Age
Under 18 years 4480 5286 5286 5056 5329 4984 4384
  Related children 4349 5152 5152 4926 5197 4854 4266
      Under 6 years 1750 1964 1964 1896 2002 1873 1649
18 to 24 years 1392 1733 1733 1665 1769 1712 1596
25 to 44 years 2377 3022 3022 2883 3074 2912 2685
45 to 64 years 1672 2715 2715 2642 2729 2704 2632
65 years and over 655 1902 1902 1889 1904 1911 1892
  65 to 74 years 300 984 984 974 984 990 976
  75 years and over 355 918 918 915 920 922 917

Family Relationship
In families 8184 11216 11216 10731 11310 10769 9755
  Married-couple families 1727 3056 3056 2854 3033 2855 2598
      With related children under 18 1437 1954 1954 1795 1949 1760 1511
  Female hhlder, no husband present 5755 7197 7197 6931 7293 6965 6283
      With related children under 18 5169 6078 6078 5841 6128 5809 5161
Unrelated individuals 2285 3333 3333 3302 3391 3351 3344
  Living alone 1326 2204 2204 2176 2226 2210 2204
      65 years and over 353 860 860 860 860 863 863

Region
Northeast 1736 2425 2425 2341 2424 2372 2219
Midwest 2295 3187 3187 3044 3135 3032 2844
South 5515 7614 7614 7378 7850 7449 6849
West 1029 1433 1433 1372 1394 1371 1277

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 6096 9372 9372 9080 9475 9239 8805
18 to 24 years old 1392 1733 1733 1665 1769 1712 1596
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 462 570 570 542 572 559 517
25 years old and over 4703 7640 7640 7414 7706 7527 7209
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 1409 2201 2201 2161 2210 2179 2129
  High school graduate, no college 1903 3032 3032 2939 3068 2988 2859
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 1088 1863 1863 1785 1882 1813 1693
  Bachelor's degree or more 303 543 543 529 546 548 527

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 5019 6935 6935 6683 7042 6805 6438
  Worked at full-time jobs 1006 1364 1364 1230 1431 1270 1063
      50 to 52 weeks 471 598 598 512 637 521 383
  Worked at part-time jobs 804 1061 1061 1030 1110 1050 948
  Did not work 3209 4509 4509 4423 4501 4484 4427

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 2799 3940 3940 3886 3976 3888 3775
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
1559 1907 1907 1896 1924 1891 1813
    SSI 1552 2488 2488 2445 2507 2451 2415
  Food stamps 6427 7843 7843 7723 7994 7686 7188
  Housing assistance 2963 3609 3609 3531 3619 3528 3325
  Energy assistance 1720 2186 2186 2131 2185 2110 2022
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 5099 6068 6068 5837 6130 5781 5129
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
2285 2947 2947 2939 2993 2942 2866

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
1195 1921 1921 1572 1712 1620 1397
  Medicare 1237 2997 2997 2964 2996 2986 2943
      Also Medicaid 538 990 990 981 992 984 971
  Medicaid 5895 7480 7480 7336 7601 7278 6761
Not covered 2841 3570 3570 3492 3731 3559 3284

 

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

Black alone or in combination
Total 13195 9856 9573 9573 8975 8338

Age
Under 18 years 4367 3774 3734 3734 3570 3264
  Related children 4250 3656 3616 3616 3452 3155
      Under 6 years 1637 1476 1465 1465 1412 1314
18 to 24 years 1601 1349 1328 1328 1251 1172
25 to 44 years 2693 2230 2177 2177 2025 1883
45 to 64 years 2638 1789 1715 1715 1561 1465
65 years and over 1895 714 618 618 568 555
  65 to 74 years 977 330 285 285 256 247
  75 years and over 918 384 334 334 312 308

Family Relationship
In families 9740 7331 7169 7169 6700 6177
  Married-couple families 2583 1427 1359 1359 1260 1181
      With related children under 18 1489 1064 1029 1029 997 920
  Female hhlder, no husband present 6278 5230 5146 5146 4816 4382
      With related children under 18 5153 4550 4493 4493 4250 3842
Unrelated individuals 3365 2435 2313 2313 2184 2079
  Living alone 2218 1434 1362 1362 1257 1207
      65 years and over 865 385 342 342 308 307

Region
Northeast 2212 1671 1615 1615 1492 1354
Midwest 2860 2172 2110 2110 1975 1856
South 6842 5057 4904 4904 4626 4315
West 1281 956 945 945 882 812

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 8827 6081 5839 5839 5404 5074
18 to 24 years old 1601 1349 1328 1328 1251 1172
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 517 451 449 449 418 379
25 years old and over 7227 4733 4511 4511 4154 3902
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 2133 1462 1375 1375 1259 1181
  High school graduate, no college 2866 1910 1826 1826 1695 1587
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 1699 1065 1025 1025 930 872
  Bachelor's degree or more 529 296 285 285 270 263

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 6458 4973 4831 4831 4471 4188
  Worked at full-time jobs 1077 800 787 787 730 669
      50 to 52 weeks 392 329 323 323 299 274
  Worked at part-time jobs 950 739 731 731 696 662
  Did not work 4430 3434 3313 3313 3045 2857

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 3780 3303 3173 3173 2592 2329
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
1814 1643 1631 1631 1449 1335
    SSI 2418 2070 1949 1949 1454 1245
  Food stamps 7200 6161 5985 5985 5608 5058
  Housing assistance 3327 2876 2749 2749 2567 2356
  Energy assistance 2022 1675 1614 1614 1491 1367
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 5129 4398 4328 4328 4135 3710
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
2867 2571 2501 2501 2131 1926

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
1374 776 764 764 706 693
  Medicare 2948 1357 1161 1161 1039 1013
      Also Medicaid 973 656 553 553 443 430
  Medicaid 6746 5737 5587 5587 5076 4550
Not covered 3301 2658 2624 2624 2583 2500

 

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

Black alone or in combination
Total 6987 6747 7252 10527 9477 9473

Age
Under 18 years 2606 2604 2711 4341 3731 3731
  Related children 2504 2503 2607 4214 3611 3611
      Under 6 years 1055 1063 1109 1706 1470 1470
18 to 24 years 1031 1004 1082 1430 1304 1304
25 to 44 years 1615 1612 1664 2374 2136 2136
45 to 64 years 1251 1174 1296 1719 1656 1656
65 years and over 485 353 499 663 650 646
  65 to 74 years 210 172 218 302 291 289
  75 years and over 275 181 281 360 358 357

Family Relationship
In families 5053 4953 5237 8064 7048 7048
  Married-couple families 978 976 1005 1687 1383 1383
      With related children under 18 724 751 747 1383 1080 1080
  Female hhlder, no husband present 3528 3465 3685 5674 5030 5030
      With related children under 18 3060 3048 3210 5042 4433 4433
Unrelated individuals 1858 1718 1939 2363 2339 2335
  Living alone 1018 878 1021 1374 1357 1353
      65 years and over 261 166 261 356 356 351

Region
Northeast 1097 1081 1136 1725 1620 1620
Midwest 1547 1533 1625 2293 2061 2061
South 3678 3493 3785 5516 4893 4889
West 665 640 707 993 903 903

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 4381 4143 4542 6186 5746 5742
18 to 24 years old 1031 1004 1082 1430 1304 1304
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 312 306 339 474 430 430
25 years old and over 3351 3139 3459 4756 4442 4438
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 990 910 1015 1415 1362 1358
  High school graduate, no college 1365 1270 1416 1942 1795 1795
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 749 727 775 1088 996 996
  Bachelor's degree or more 247 233 253 311 289 289

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 3613 3518 3747 5092 4722 4722
  Worked at full-time jobs 543 534 564 1035 829 829
      50 to 52 weeks 208 202 216 496 359 359
  Worked at part-time jobs 525 523 537 825 725 725
  Did not work 2545 2460 2646 3232 3168 3168

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 1837 1783 1968 2780 2662 2662
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
1028 1021 1107 1547 1467 1467
    SSI 974 931 1042 1551 1508 1508
  Food stamps 3841 3751 4009 6344 5859 5855
  Housing assistance 1607 1607 1697 2899 2696 2696
  Energy assistance 1046 994 1099 1667 1563 1562
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 2881 2863 3020 4955 4310 4310
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
1463 1430 1545 2261 2175 2175

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
616 586 624 1169 970 970
  Medicare 814 668 861 1225 1193 1189
      Also Medicaid 314 275 335 531 518 518
  Medicaid 3568 3479 3774 5793 5249 5249
Not covered 2270 2200 2298 2916 2633 2633

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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