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POV40: Age, Sex, Household Relationship, by Region and Residence -- Ratio of Income to Poverty Level: 2010

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

(Numbers in thousands)

    Below 50 percent of poverty (5) Below 75 percent of poverty (5) Below 100 percent of poverty (5) Below 125 percent of poverty (5) Below 150 percent of poverty (5) Below 175 percent of poverty (5) Below 185 percent of poverty (5) Below 200 percent of poverty (5)
All income levels Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6) Number Percent of total (6)

South, Inside metro statistical areas

Both Sexes
                          Total (1) 92,686 6,515 7.0 10,392 11.2 15,038 16.2 19,476 21.0 23,995 25.9 28,130 30.4 30,038 32.4 32,693 35.3
Under 18 years 23,274 2,371 10.2 3,851 16.5 5,462 23.5 6,862 29.5 8,230 35.4 9,365 40.2 9,885 42.5 10,582 45.5
18 to 24 years 8,687 985 11.3 1,483 17.1 2,000 23.0 2,479 28.5 2,951 34.0 3,352 38.6 3,512 40.4 3,757 43.3
25 to 34 years 13,128 964 7.3 1,511 11.5 2,121 16.2 2,722 20.7 3,355 25.6 3,929 29.9 4,241 32.3 4,624 35.2
35 to 44 years 12,436 772 6.2 1,187 9.5 1,718 13.8 2,209 17.8 2,693 21.7 3,145 25.3 3,400 27.3 3,721 29.9
45 to 54 years 13,099 657 5.0 1,086 8.3 1,456 11.1 1,868 14.3 2,368 18.1 2,843 21.7 3,058 23.3 3,369 25.7
55 to 59 years 5,847 257 4.4 436 7.5 652 11.1 829 14.2 985 16.8 1,170 20.0 1,249 21.4 1,391 23.8
60 to 64 years 5,148 210 4.1 329 6.4 539 10.5 732 14.2 936 18.2 1,127 21.9 1,204 23.4 1,333 25.9
65 years and over 11,069 298 2.7 510 4.6 1,091 9.9 1,775 16.0 2,476 22.4 3,199 28.9 3,489 31.5 3,915 35.4
      65 to 74 years 6,222 160 2.6 255 4.1 537 8.6 887 14.3 1,198 19.2 1,518 24.4 1,666 26.8 1,858 29.9
      75 years and over 4,847 138 2.9 255 5.3 554 11.4 888 18.3 1,279 26.4 1,681 34.7 1,823 37.6 2,057 42.4

Male
 
          Total
45,452 3,004 6.6 4,762 10.5 6,887 15.2 8,923 19.6 11,033 24.3 12,957 28.5 13,928 30.6 15,177 33.4
Under 18 years 11,911 1,237 10.4 1,983 16.7 2,843 23.9 3,578 30.0 4,276 35.9 4,847 40.7 5,112 42.9 5,458 45.8
18 to 24 years 4,416 432 9.8 655 14.8 911 20.6 1,138 25.8 1,383 31.3 1,574 35.6 1,668 37.8 1,777 40.2
25 to 34 years 6,540 352 5.4 561 8.6 825 12.6 1,097 16.8 1,404 21.5 1,694 25.9 1,847 28.2 2,038 31.2
35 to 44 years 6,150 358 5.8 537 8.7 787 12.8 1,007 16.4 1,230 20.0 1,440 23.4 1,573 25.6 1,731 28.1
45 to 54 years 6,370 286 4.5 468 7.3 622 9.8 794 12.5 1,027 16.1 1,249 19.6 1,364 21.4 1,514 23.8
55 to 59 years 2,827 131 4.7 227 8.0 317 11.2 397 14.0 466 16.5 552 19.5 590 20.9 659 23.3
60 to 64 years 2,468 87 3.5 145 5.9 240 9.7 332 13.5 425 17.2 501 20.3 539 21.8 598 24.2
65 years and over 4,771 121 2.5 185 3.9 340 7.1 581 12.2 823 17.2 1,099 23.0 1,234 25.9 1,402 29.4
      65 to 74 years 2,802 58 2.1 91 3.3 171 6.1 290 10.4 425 15.2 547 19.5 623 22.2 699 24.9
      75 years and over 1,969 62 3.2 94 4.8 170 8.6 291 14.8 398 20.2 551 28.0 611 31.1 703 35.7

Female
 
          Total
47,234 3,511 7.4 5,630 11.9 8,151 17.3 10,553 22.3 12,961 27.4 15,173 32.1 16,110 34.1 17,516 37.1
Under 18 years 11,363 1,134 10.0 1,868 16.4 2,618 23.0 3,284 28.9 3,955 34.8 4,518 39.8 4,772 42.0 5,124 45.1
18 to 24 years 4,271 553 12.9 829 19.4 1,089 25.5 1,341 31.4 1,568 36.7 1,778 41.6 1,844 43.2 1,980 46.4
25 to 34 years 6,587 612 9.3 950 14.4 1,296 19.7 1,625 24.7 1,951 29.6 2,236 33.9 2,394 36.3 2,586 39.3
35 to 44 years 6,286 414 6.6 650 10.3 930 14.8 1,202 19.1 1,463 23.3 1,704 27.1 1,828 29.1 1,990 31.7
45 to 54 years 6,729 370 5.5 618 9.2 835 12.4 1,075 16.0 1,341 19.9 1,594 23.7 1,693 25.2 1,856 27.6
55 to 59 years 3,020 126 4.2 208 6.9 334 11.1 432 14.3 519 17.2 617 20.4 659 21.8 732 24.2
60 to 64 years 2,680 124 4.6 183 6.8 299 11.2 400 14.9 511 19.1 626 23.3 665 24.8 735 27.4
65 years and over 6,298 177 2.8 325 5.2 750 11.9 1,194 19.0 1,654 26.3 2,100 33.3 2,255 35.8 2,513 39.9
      65 to 74 years 3,419 101 3.0 163 4.8 366 10.7 597 17.5 772 22.6 971 28.4 1,044 30.5 1,159 33.9
      75 years and over 2,878 76 2.6 161 5.6 385 13.4 597 20.7 881 30.6 1,129 39.2 1,212 42.1 1,354 47.0

Household Relationship
 
      Total (1)
92,686 6,515 7.0 10,392 11.2 15,038 16.2 19,476 21.0 23,995 25.9 28,130 30.4 30,038 32.4 32,693 35.3
          65 years and over 11,069 298 2.7 510 4.6 1,091 9.9 1,775 16.0 2,476 22.4 3,199 28.9 3,489 31.5 3,915 35.4
In families (2) 76,342 4,519 5.9 7,669 10.0 11,184 14.7 14,587 19.1 17,967 23.5 21,231 27.8 22,674 29.7 24,881 32.6
      Householder 24,057 1,309 5.4 2,141 8.9 3,109 12.9 4,071 16.9 5,065 21.1 6,068 25.2 6,493 27.0 7,182 29.9
          Under 65 years 20,124 1,218 6.1 2,001 9.9 2,854 14.2 3,643 18.1 4,457 22.1 5,263 26.2 5,594 27.8 6,120 30.4
          65 years and over 3,933 91 2.3 139 3.5 256 6.5 428 10.9 608 15.5 806 20.5 899 22.9 1,062 27.0
      Related children under
        18 years (9)
22,901 2,263 9.9 3,705 16.2 5,280 23.1 6,659 29.1 7,988 34.9 9,098 39.7 9,618 42.0 10,301 45.0
              Under 6 years 8,062 967 12.0 1,554 19.3 2,167 26.9 2,665 33.1 3,086 38.3 3,523 43.7 3,696 45.8 3,912 48.5
              6 to 17 years 14,839 1,296 8.7 2,151 14.5 3,113 21.0 3,994 26.9 4,902 33.0 5,575 37.6 5,921 39.9 6,388 43.1
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
7,698 311 4.0 592 7.7 879 11.4 1,200 15.6 1,507 19.6 1,838 23.9 1,965 25.5 2,222 28.9
 
In married-couple families (11)
55,836 1,569 2.8 3,063 5.5 4,930 8.8 6,872 12.3 8,807 15.8 10,831 19.4 11,773 21.1 13,225 23.7
      Husbands (11) 17,414 446 2.6 789 4.5 1,262 7.2 1,767 10.1 2,308 13.3 2,899 16.6 3,164 18.2 3,593 20.6
          Under 65 years 14,033 387 2.8 709 5.0 1,115 7.9 1,499 10.7 1,896 13.5 2,336 16.6 2,525 18.0 2,829 20.2
          65 years and over 3,380 60 1.8 81 2.4 147 4.4 268 7.9 412 12.2 563 16.7 639 18.9 765 22.6
      Wives (11) 17,414 446 2.6 789 4.5 1,262 7.2 1,767 10.1 2,308 13.3 2,899 16.6 3,164 18.2 3,593 20.6
          Under 65 years 14,734 393 2.7 713 4.8 1,139 7.7 1,536 10.4 1,955 13.3 2,408 16.3 2,617 17.8 2,938 19.9
          65 years and over 2,680 53 2.0 77 2.9 124 4.6 230 8.6 352 13.1 491 18.3 547 20.4 655 24.4
      Related children under
        18 years (9)
15,151 561 3.7 1,180 7.8 1,936 12.8 2,673 17.6 3,336 22.0 3,986 26.3 4,321 28.5 4,766 31.5
              Under 6 years 5,373 246 4.6 513 9.6 808 15.0 1,087 20.2 1,309 24.4 1,564 29.1 1,682 31.3 1,839 34.2
              6 to 17 years 9,778 316 3.2 667 6.8 1,128 11.5 1,586 16.2 2,027 20.7 2,421 24.8 2,638 27.0 2,927 29.9
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
4,639 86 1.8 216 4.7 326 7.0 447 9.6 566 12.2 718 15.5 775 16.7 898 19.4
 
In families with male
  householder, no spouse present
4,771 340 7.1 559 11.7 782 16.4 1,008 21.1 1,291 27.1 1,572 32.9 1,683 35.3 1,899 39.8
      Householder 1,632 115 7.0 188 11.5 258 15.8 331 20.3 429 26.3 529 32.4 563 34.5 638 39.1
          Under 65 years 1,483 109 7.3 175 11.8 245 16.5 304 20.5 392 26.5 485 32.7 515 34.7 580 39.1
          65 years and over 149 6 3.9 13 8.6 13 8.8 27 17.9 36 24.5 43 29.2 48 32.4 58 39.1
      Related children
        18 years (9)
1,320 158 12.0 237 18.0 342 25.9 442 33.5 547 41.4 647 49.0 686 51.9 732 55.4
              Under 6 years 514 76 14.8 100 19.4 148 28.9 194 37.8 242 47.0 287 55.8 314 61.1 329 64.0
              6 to 17 years 806 82 10.1 138 17.1 193 24.0 248 30.7 305 37.9 360 44.7 372 46.1 403 50.0
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
582 17 2.9 27 4.6 35 6.0 56 9.6 87 14.9 100 17.2 109 18.8 142 24.4
 
In families with female
  householder, no spouse present
15,734 2,610 16.6 4,047 25.7 5,472 34.8 6,706 42.6 7,869 50.0 8,828 56.1 9,218 58.6 9,757 62.0
      Householder 5,012 747 14.9 1,163 23.2 1,589 31.7 1,973 39.4 2,329 46.5 2,640 52.7 2,766 55.2 2,951 58.9
          Under 65 years 4,372 721 16.5 1,115 25.5 1,481 33.9 1,817 41.6 2,141 49.0 2,407 55.1 2,513 57.5 2,662 60.9
          65 years and over 640 27 4.2 48 7.5 108 16.8 157 24.5 188 29.3 233 36.4 253 39.5 289 45.2
      Related children under
        18 years (9)
6,430 1,543 24.0 2,287 35.6 3,002 46.7 3,544 55.1 4,105 63.8 4,466 69.5 4,611 71.7 4,803 74.7
              Under 6 years 2,175 645 29.7 941 43.3 1,210 55.6 1,384 63.6 1,535 70.6 1,672 76.9 1,700 78.2 1,745 80.2
              6 to 17 years 4,255 898 21.1 1,346 31.6 1,792 42.1 2,160 50.8 2,570 60.4 2,793 65.7 2,911 68.4 3,058 71.9
      Own children 18 years
          and over (15)
2,477 208 8.4 349 14.1 518 20.9 698 28.2 854 34.5 1,021 41.2 1,080 43.6 1,182 47.7
 
In unrelated subfamilies (3)
439 105 23.9 133 30.2 184 41.8 212 48.2 264 60.0 293 66.8 293 66.8 315 71.6
          Under 18 years 254 68 26.7 83 32.8 113 44.6 133 52.2 165 65.0 182 71.6 182 71.6 192 75.4
              Under 6 years 92 25 27.4 30 32.7 46 49.8 49 53.3 58 62.5 65 70.5 65 70.5 65 70.7
              6 to 17 years 162 43 26.3 53 32.8 68 41.7 84 51.6 108 66.4 117 72.2 117 72.2 127 78.1
          18 years and over 185 37 19.9 49 26.6 70 37.9 79 42.7 99 53.2 112 60.2 112 60.2 123 66.3
 
Unrelated individuals (4)
15,905 1,891 11.9 2,591 16.3 3,670 23.1 4,678 29.4 5,764 36.2 6,606 41.5 7,070 44.5 7,497 47.1
      Male 7,978 944 11.8 1,295 16.2 1,756 22.0 2,189 27.4 2,682 33.6 3,023 37.9 3,303 41.4 3,501 43.9
          Under 65 years 6,994 892 12.8 1,209 17.3 1,594 22.8 1,936 27.7 2,349 33.6 2,596 37.1 2,831 40.5 2,999 42.9
              Living alone 3,494 286 8.2 448 12.8 612 17.5 753 21.5 916 26.2 1,033 29.6 1,132 32.4 1,227 35.1
          65 years and over 984 52 5.3 86 8.7 162 16.5 253 25.7 333 33.8 426 43.3 472 47.9 502 51.0
              Living alone 812 28 3.5 57 7.0 119 14.7 200 24.6 264 32.5 355 43.7 385 47.3 408 50.2
      Female 7,927 947 11.9 1,296 16.4 1,914 24.1 2,489 31.4 3,082 38.9 3,583 45.2 3,767 47.5 3,996 50.4
          Under 65 years 5,544 861 15.5 1,129 20.4 1,454 26.2 1,763 31.8 2,075 37.4 2,348 42.3 2,464 44.5 2,599 46.9
              Living alone 3,188 347 10.9 501 15.7 657 20.6 823 25.8 997 31.3 1,133 35.6 1,195 37.5 1,285 40.3
          65 years and over 2,384 86 3.6 167 7.0 460 19.3 726 30.4 1,007 42.2 1,235 51.8 1,303 54.7 1,397 58.6
              Living alone 2,234 68 3.0 142 6.3 410 18.4 660 29.5 929 41.6 1,144 51.2 1,208 54.1 1,298 58.1

Poverty Footnotes

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