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

Black alone
Total 38556 25.8 35.9 35.9 34.6

Age
Under 18 years 11282 35.7 42.0 42.0 40.1
  Related children 11102 35.3 41.7 41.7 39.7
      Under 6 years 3776 40.6 45.5 45.5 43.8
18 to 24 years 4304 31.2 38.9 38.9 37.3
25 to 44 years 10609 21.5 27.4 27.4 26.1
45 to 64 years 9040 18.1 29.4 29.4 28.6
65 years and over 3320 19.5 56.1 56.1 55.7
  65 to 74 years 1908 15.5 50.8 50.8 50.3
  75 years and over 1412 24.9 63.3 63.3 63.1

Family Relationship
In families 31306 24.4 33.6 33.6 32.1
  Married-couple families 14952 10.4 18.8 18.8 17.5
      With related children under 18 9706 13.0 18.0 18.0 16.3
  Female hhlder, no husband present 13680 39.7 49.7 49.7 47.9
      With related children under 18 10503 46.2 54.3 54.3 52.1
Unrelated individuals 7102 31.1 45.4 45.4 44.9
  Living alone 4711 27.6 45.6 45.6 45.0
      65 years and over 1164 30.1 72.6 72.6 72.6

Region
Northeast 6728 23.7 33.5 33.5 32.3
Midwest 6793 31.3 43.9 43.9 41.9
South 21451 25.0 34.4 34.4 33.3
West 3584 24.3 34.4 34.4 32.8

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 27273 21.7 33.4 33.4 32.3
18 to 24 years old 4304 31.2 38.9 38.9 37.3
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 1035 42.7 52.9 52.9 50.3
25 years old and over 22969 19.9 32.3 32.3 31.4
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 3637 38.0 59.2 59.2 58.2
  High school graduate, no college 8075 22.9 36.6 36.6 35.4
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 6710 15.5 26.6 26.6 25.5
  Bachelor's degree or more 4547 6.6 11.8 11.8 11.4

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 22732 21.4 29.6 29.6 28.5
  Worked at full-time jobs 13169 7.5 10.2 10.2 9.2
      50 to 52 weeks 10723 4.3 5.5 5.5 4.7
  Worked at part-time jobs 2646 28.5 37.9 37.9 36.8
  Did not work 6917 45.2 63.4 63.4 62.2

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 4972 51.5 73.3 73.3 72.2
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
2085 65.8 80.9 80.9 80.4
    SSI 3343 43.7 70.6 70.6 69.3
  Food stamps 9666 62.1 75.9 75.9 74.7
  Housing assistance 4445 62.2 76.1 76.1 74.3
  Energy assistance 2454 64.1 82.3 82.3 80.1
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 9063 52.0 61.9 61.9 59.4
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
3110 66.7 86.7 86.7 86.5

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
17265 6.6 10.7 10.7 8.7
  Medicare 4592 26.1 63.4 63.4 62.7
      Also Medicaid 1224 42.3 78.4 78.4 77.7
  Medicaid 10408 51.9 66.0 66.0 64.7
Not covered 8095 34.3 43.1 43.1 42.2

 

  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

Black alone
Total 36.2 34.9 32.4 32.4 24.2

Age
Under 18 years 42.3 39.6 34.8 34.7 30.3
  Related children 42.0 39.2 34.5 34.3 29.9
      Under 6 years 46.3 43.4 38.2 37.9 34.5
18 to 24 years 39.6 38.3 35.7 35.8 30.2
25 to 44 years 27.9 26.4 24.3 24.4 20.2
45 to 64 years 29.5 29.3 28.5 28.5 19.4
65 years and over 56.1 56.4 55.8 55.9 21.3
  65 to 74 years 50.8 51.1 50.4 50.4 17.0
  75 years and over 63.4 63.5 63.2 63.4 26.9

Family Relationship
In families 33.9 32.3 29.3 29.2 22.0
  Married-couple families 18.7 17.6 16.0 15.9 8.8
      With related children under 18 17.9 16.1 13.8 13.6 9.8
  Female hhlder, no husband present 50.3 48.2 43.5 43.5 36.2
      With related children under 18 54.7 51.9 46.1 46.0 40.8
Unrelated individuals 46.2 45.6 45.5 45.8 33.1
  Living alone 46.0 45.7 45.6 45.9 29.7
      65 years and over 72.6 72.8 72.8 72.9 32.9

Region
Northeast 33.5 32.8 30.5 30.4 22.9
Midwest 43.1 41.9 39.4 39.6 30.0
South 35.4 33.6 31.0 31.0 23.0
West 33.4 32.8 30.6 30.7 23.0

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 33.7 32.9 31.3 31.4 21.6
18 to 24 years old 39.6 38.3 35.7 35.8 30.2
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 53.1 51.9 48.0 48.0 41.7
25 years old and over 32.6 31.9 30.5 30.6 20.0
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 59.5 58.7 57.3 57.4 39.5
  High school graduate, no college 37.0 36.0 34.5 34.6 23.0
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 26.9 25.9 24.2 24.3 15.2
  Bachelor's degree or more 11.8 11.9 11.4 11.4 6.4

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 30.1 29.1 27.5 27.6 21.2
  Worked at full-time jobs 10.7 9.5 7.9 8.0 5.9
      50 to 52 weeks 5.9 4.8 3.6 3.6 3.0
  Worked at part-time jobs 39.8 37.6 33.9 34.0 26.2
  Did not work 63.3 63.1 62.3 62.3 48.4

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 74.0 72.3 70.1 70.2 61.6
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
81.7 80.3 76.7 76.8 69.9
    SSI 71.1 69.5 68.4 68.5 58.8
  Food stamps 77.3 74.5 69.9 70.0 60.1
  Housing assistance 76.3 74.4 70.4 70.4 60.8
  Energy assistance 82.2 79.4 76.4 76.4 62.7
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 62.4 59.0 52.3 52.3 45.1
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
88.1 86.7 84.4 84.4 76.0

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
9.5 9.0 7.7 7.6 4.3
  Medicare 63.3 63.3 62.4 62.5 28.8
      Also Medicaid 78.6 77.9 76.9 77.0 51.7
  Medicaid 67.0 64.3 59.9 59.8 51.2
Not covered 45.1 43.0 39.7 39.9 32.1

 

  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

Black alone
Total 23.5 23.5 22.0 20.4 17.1

Age
Under 18 years 30.0 30.0 28.6 26.2 20.9
  Related children 29.6 29.6 28.2 25.8 20.5
      Under 6 years 34.3 34.3 32.9 30.7 24.4
18 to 24 years 29.7 29.7 28.0 26.1 23.0
25 to 44 years 19.7 19.7 18.3 17.0 14.6
45 to 64 years 18.6 18.6 16.9 15.9 13.5
65 years and over 18.4 18.4 16.9 16.5 14.4
  65 to 74 years 14.8 14.8 13.2 12.8 10.9
  75 years and over 23.4 23.4 21.9 21.6 19.2

Family Relationship
In families 21.5 21.5 20.1 18.5 15.2
  Married-couple families 8.3 8.3 7.6 7.2 6.0
      With related children under 18 9.4 9.4 9.1 8.5 6.7
  Female hhlder, no husband present 35.6 35.6 33.3 30.2 24.4
      With related children under 18 40.2 40.2 38.0 34.3 27.4
Unrelated individuals 31.4 31.4 29.7 28.3 25.2
  Living alone 28.2 28.2 26.1 25.1 21.1
      65 years and over 29.2 29.2 26.3 26.2 22.2

Region
Northeast 22.0 22.0 20.3 18.4 14.9
Midwest 29.1 29.1 27.1 25.5 21.4
South 22.3 22.3 21.0 19.6 16.7
West 22.8 22.8 21.0 19.7 16.0

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 20.8 20.8 19.2 18.0 15.5
18 to 24 years old 29.7 29.7 28.0 26.1 23.0
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 41.4 41.4 38.6 34.9 28.8
25 years old and over 19.1 19.1 17.6 16.5 14.1
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 37.1 37.1 33.9 31.8 26.6
  High school graduate, no college 22.0 22.0 20.4 19.1 16.4
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 14.6 14.6 13.2 12.4 10.6
  Bachelor's degree or more 6.2 6.2 5.9 5.7 5.4

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 20.6 20.6 19.1 17.8 15.4
  Worked at full-time jobs 5.9 5.9 5.4 5.0 4.0
      50 to 52 weeks 3.0 3.0 2.8 2.5 1.9
  Worked at part-time jobs 25.9 25.9 24.7 23.4 18.4
  Did not work 46.6 46.6 42.9 40.2 35.8

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 59.0 59.0 47.8 43.0 33.7
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
69.4 69.4 61.0 56.7 43.0
    SSI 55.2 55.2 41.0 35.3 27.9
  Food stamps 58.3 58.3 54.5 49.2 37.4
  Housing assistance 57.9 57.9 53.8 49.5 33.5
  Energy assistance 60.2 60.2 55.5 51.4 40.0
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 44.4 44.4 42.4 38.1 29.6
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
73.8 73.8 62.3 56.6 42.5

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
4.2 4.2 3.9 3.8 3.4
  Medicare 24.5 24.5 22.0 21.4 17.2
      Also Medicaid 43.2 43.2 34.5 33.4 24.7
  Medicaid 49.7 49.7 45.0 40.4 31.6
Not covered 31.7 31.7 31.2 30.1 27.4

 

  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
Total 16.5 17.8 25.7 23.3 23.3

Age
Under 18 years 20.9 21.8 34.7 30.1 30.1
  Related children 20.5 21.4 34.2 29.6 29.6
      Under 6 years 24.7 25.8 39.6 34.4 34.4
18 to 24 years 22.4 24.2 32.0 29.2 29.2
25 to 44 years 14.5 15.0 21.5 19.4 19.4
45 to 64 years 12.7 14.0 18.7 18.0 18.0
65 years and over 10.5 14.8 19.7 19.3 19.2
  65 to 74 years 8.9 11.3 15.6 15.0 14.9
  75 years and over 12.7 19.6 25.3 25.2 25.1

Family Relationship
In families 14.9 15.7 24.1 21.2 21.2
  Married-couple families 6.0 6.2 10.1 8.5 8.5
      With related children under 18 7.0 6.9 12.6 10.0 10.0
  Female hhlder, no husband present 23.9 25.5 39.2 34.8 34.8
      With related children under 18 27.3 28.7 45.1 39.8 39.8
Unrelated individuals 23.3 26.3 32.2 31.8 31.8
  Living alone 18.2 21.2 28.6 28.2 28.2
      65 years and over 14.2 22.2 30.3 30.3 30.0

Region
Northeast 14.7 15.4 23.6 22.2 22.2
Midwest 21.2 22.5 31.4 28.4 28.4
South 15.8 17.2 25.0 22.3 22.2
West 15.3 17.1 23.3 21.6 21.6

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 14.7 16.1 22.0 20.5 20.4
18 to 24 years old 22.4 24.2 32.0 29.2 29.2
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 28.1 31.3 43.9 39.8 39.8
25 years old and over 13.2 14.6 20.1 18.8 18.8
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 24.5 27.3 38.2 36.8 36.7
  High school graduate, no college 15.2 17.0 23.4 21.6 21.6
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 10.3 11.0 15.5 14.2 14.2
  Bachelor's degree or more 5.1 5.5 6.8 6.3 6.3

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 15.0 15.9 21.7 20.2 20.2
  Worked at full-time jobs 4.0 4.2 7.7 6.2 6.2
      50 to 52 weeks 1.8 2.0 4.6 3.3 3.3
  Worked at part-time jobs 18.3 18.8 29.4 25.8 25.8
  Did not work 34.6 37.3 45.5 44.6 44.6

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 32.6 36.1 51.3 49.1 49.1
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
42.7 46.4 65.2 61.8 61.8
    SSI 26.6 29.7 43.8 42.6 42.6
  Food stamps 36.5 39.1 61.4 57.1 57.0
  Housing assistance 33.5 35.4 60.9 56.7 56.7
  Energy assistance 37.9 42.1 62.0 58.4 58.4
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 29.4 31.0 50.6 44.3 44.3
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
41.5 44.9 66.2 63.7 63.7

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
3.2 3.4 6.4 5.4 5.4
  Medicare 14.1 18.3 26.0 25.3 25.2
      Also Medicaid 21.7 26.4 41.7 40.6 40.6
  Medicaid 30.8 33.5 51.1 46.7 46.7
Not covered 26.5 27.7 35.2 31.8 31.8

 

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

Black alone
Total 9944 13846 13846 13333 13971 13440 12476

Age
Under 18 years 4033 4743 4743 4521 4772 4470 3927
  Related children 3919 4626 4626 4408 4658 4357 3826
      Under 6 years 1532 1719 1719 1654 1747 1637 1443
18 to 24 years 1343 1673 1673 1607 1706 1650 1539
25 to 44 years 2281 2909 2909 2770 2958 2802 2583
45 to 64 years 1640 2657 2657 2585 2671 2647 2574
65 years and over 647 1864 1864 1851 1864 1871 1854
  65 to 74 years 295 969 969 959 969 974 961
  75 years and over 352 895 895 891 895 897 893

Family Relationship
In families 7642 10528 10528 10052 10603 10110 9167
  Married-couple families 1551 2814 2814 2613 2790 2629 2395
      With related children under 18 1266 1744 1744 1585 1737 1565 1340
  Female hhlder, no husband present 5427 6804 6804 6548 6886 6587 5950
      With related children under 18 4852 5698 5698 5472 5741 5452 4841
Unrelated individuals 2209 3223 3223 3191 3278 3240 3233
  Living alone 1299 2147 2147 2120 2168 2153 2148
      65 years and over 350 845 845 845 845 847 847

Region
Northeast 1595 2255 2255 2173 2255 2205 2054
Midwest 2124 2980 2980 2843 2925 2846 2673
South 5355 7377 7377 7142 7595 7212 6653
West 871 1233 1233 1175 1196 1177 1096

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 5911 9103 9103 8813 9199 8970 8549
18 to 24 years old 1343 1673 1673 1607 1706 1650 1539
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 442 547 547 521 550 537 496
25 years old and over 4568 7430 7430 7205 7493 7320 7011
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 1382 2155 2155 2116 2165 2133 2085
  High school graduate, no college 1845 2953 2953 2860 2986 2909 2783
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 1041 1787 1787 1709 1805 1739 1623
  Bachelor's degree or more 299 535 535 520 537 539 519

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 4867 6732 6732 6481 6834 6604 6247
  Worked at full-time jobs 988 1340 1340 1206 1403 1246 1042
      50 to 52 weeks 466 593 593 507 630 518 381
  Worked at part-time jobs 755 1004 1004 972 1053 995 897
  Did not work 3125 4388 4388 4303 4379 4363 4308

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 2562 3644 3644 3590 3678 3596 3487
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
1372 1687 1687 1677 1704 1675 1600
    SSI 1460 2359 2359 2316 2376 2323 2287
  Food stamps 5999 7334 7334 7220 7476 7202 6752
  Housing assistance 2763 3381 3381 3304 3392 3309 3128
  Energy assistance 1574 2020 2020 1965 2017 1950 1876
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 4711 5609 5609 5383 5659 5347 4741
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
2076 2696 2696 2690 2740 2696 2624

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
1137 1849 1849 1507 1644 1557 1336
  Medicare 1197 2910 2910 2877 2908 2907 2865
      Also Medicaid 518 960 960 951 962 954 941
  Medicaid 5404 6871 6871 6733 6977 6692 6232
Not covered 2777 3492 3492 3414 3652 3481 3211

 

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

Black alone
Total 12485 9326 9044 9044 8469 7873

Age
Under 18 years 3914 3423 3383 3383 3231 2959
  Related children 3813 3322 3282 3282 3130 2864
      Under 6 years 1433 1304 1293 1293 1244 1159
18 to 24 years 1542 1299 1278 1278 1204 1125
25 to 44 years 2591 2145 2093 2093 1943 1805
45 to 64 years 2580 1754 1679 1679 1530 1435
65 years and over 1857 706 612 612 562 549
  65 to 74 years 962 325 282 282 252 244
  75 years and over 895 380 331 331 309 305

Family Relationship
In families 9155 6898 6737 6737 6285 5795
  Married-couple families 2383 1308 1241 1241 1142 1081
      With related children under 18 1322 951 917 917 885 825
  Female hhlder, no husband present 5946 4954 4869 4869 4549 4132
      With related children under 18 4835 4284 4227 4227 3994 3603
Unrelated individuals 3253 2351 2231 2231 2108 2008
  Living alone 2161 1401 1329 1329 1231 1182
      65 years and over 849 383 340 340 306 305

Region
Northeast 2046 1538 1481 1481 1368 1236
Midwest 2691 2036 1974 1974 1841 1734
South 6648 4926 4773 4773 4508 4198
West 1101 826 816 816 753 705

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 8571 5903 5662 5662 5238 4915
18 to 24 years old 1542 1299 1278 1278 1204 1125
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 496 431 428 428 400 361
25 years old and over 7029 4604 4384 4384 4035 3789
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 2089 1436 1349 1349 1234 1158
  High school graduate, no college 2791 1857 1775 1775 1643 1540
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 1629 1019 979 979 889 831
  Bachelor's degree or more 520 292 282 282 268 260

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 6266 4825 4683 4683 4333 4056
  Worked at full-time jobs 1056 783 771 771 715 656
      50 to 52 weeks 389 325 319 319 296 271
  Worked at part-time jobs 899 694 686 686 653 620
  Did not work 4311 3348 3227 3227 2964 2780

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 3492 3061 2932 2932 2374 2138
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
1601 1458 1447 1447 1271 1183
    SSI 2290 1964 1844 1844 1371 1180
  Food stamps 6767 5807 5631 5631 5267 4756
  Housing assistance 3130 2701 2575 2575 2393 2199
  Energy assistance 1876 1539 1478 1478 1362 1261
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 4743 4091 4021 4021 3844 3450
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
2625 2364 2294 2294 1937 1759

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
1313 740 728 728 669 656
  Medicare 2870 1322 1127 1127 1008 982
      Also Medicaid 943 633 529 529 423 409
  Medicaid 6219 5327 5177 5177 4689 4204
Not covered 3226 2597 2563 2563 2522 2439

 

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

Black alone
Total 6602 6365 6856 9915 8969 8965

Age
Under 18 years 2363 2362 2459 3911 3390 3390
  Related children 2275 2274 2371 3802 3287 3287
      Under 6 years 922 932 973 1494 1301 1301
18 to 24 years 989 963 1040 1379 1257 1257
25 to 44 years 1547 1542 1597 2283 2054 2054
45 to 64 years 1224 1150 1268 1687 1625 1625
65 years and over 479 348 493 655 642 638
  65 to 74 years 207 169 215 298 287 284
  75 years and over 271 179 277 357 355 354

Family Relationship
In families 4748 4650 4926 7545 6631 6631
  Married-couple families 894 895 921 1516 1264 1264
      With related children under 18 647 676 669 1218 968 968
  Female hhlder, no husband present 3336 3272 3486 5363 4763 4763
      With related children under 18 2876 2864 3019 4742 4178 4178
Unrelated individuals 1789 1652 1867 2284 2261 2257
  Living alone 993 858 997 1347 1330 1326
      65 years and over 258 165 258 353 353 349

Region
Northeast 1004 991 1036 1585 1495 1495
Midwest 1452 1439 1528 2131 1926 1926
South 3574 3389 3679 5365 4774 4770
West 572 547 612 834 774 774

Educational Attainment
Total, 18 years and over 4239 4003 4397 6004 5578 5574
18 to 24 years old 989 963 1040 1379 1257 1257
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 298 291 324 455 412 412
25 years old and over 3249 3040 3357 4625 4321 4317
  Less than 12th grade, no diploma 969 890 994 1389 1337 1333
  High school graduate, no college 1323 1231 1374 1887 1742 1742
  College: Less than bachelor's degree 712 689 737 1041 955 955
  Bachelor's degree or more 245 231 252 308 287 287

Work Experience in 2009
Total, 20 to 64 years 3494 3400 3625 4943 4584 4584
  Worked at full-time jobs 531 521 551 1016 814 814
      50 to 52 weeks 205 198 213 491 356 356
  Worked at part-time jobs 486 485 496 777 682 682
  Did not work 2478 2394 2578 3150 3088 3088

Program Participation Status of Household Members
One or more members received:
Cash assistance 1674 1620 1795 2550 2442 2442
    Public assistance or
 welfare non-SSI
897 891 967 1359 1288 1288
    SSI 932 889 992 1465 1423 1423
  Food stamps 3618 3527 3777 5934 5516 5512
  Housing assistance 1490 1490 1573 2707 2520 2520
  Energy assistance 982 931 1033 1522 1434 1433
  Free or reduced-price sch. lunch 2682 2664 2814 4586 4018 4018
Household received both food stamps
  and cash assistance
1323 1289 1396 2058 1981 1981

Health Insurance Coverage
Covered by:
  Plan related to employment
    of self or relative
580 550 587 1112 933 933
  Medicare 792 649 839 1193 1161 1157
      Also Medicaid 302 265 323 511 497 497
  Medicaid 3293 3206 3489 5314 4860 4860
Not covered 2216 2146 2244 2850 2572 2572

Race Footnotes

Income Definition Footnotes


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