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POV35: Poverty Thresholds by Size of Family and Number of Related Children Under 18 Years: 2010

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2011 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Dollars)

    Number of related children under 18 years (28)
Weighted average poverty threshold (29) None One Two Three Four Five Six Seven Eight or more
One person 11,139 - - - - - - - - -
  Under 65 11,344 11,344 - - - - - - - -
  65 and over 10,458 10,458 - - - - - - - -
 
Two people
14,218 - - - - - - - - -
  Householder under 65 14,676 14,602 15,030 - - - - - - -
  Householder 65 and over 13,194 13,180 14,973 - - - - - - -
 
Three people
17,374 17,057 17,552 17,568 - - - - - -
Four people 22,314 22,491 22,859 22,113 22,190 - - - - -
Five people 26,439 27,123 27,518 26,675 26,023 25,625 - - - -
Six people 29,897 31,197 31,320 30,675 30,056 29,137 28,591 - - -
Seven people 34,009 35,896 36,120 35,347 34,809 33,805 32,635 31,351 - -
Eight people 37,934 40,146 40,501 39,772 39,133 38,227 37,076 35,879 35,575 -
Nine or more people 45,220 48,293 48,527 47,882 47,340 46,451 45,227 44,120 43,845 42,156

Poverty Footnotes

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Social, Economic, and Housing Statistics Division: Poverty |  Last Revised: January 14, 2013