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Poverty Thresholds 1964

Income Thresholds at the Poverty Level in 1964 by Sex of Head, Size of Family, and Number of Related Children Under 18 Years Old, by Farm-Nonfarm Residence


Size of family unit Related children under 18 years
None One Two Three Four Five Six
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NONFARM
 
Male Head
One person (unrelated individual)......
    Under 65 years................... $1,650 -- -- -- -- -- --
    65 years and over................ 1,482 -- -- -- -- -- --
Two persons......
    Head under 65 years.............. 2,063 $2,311 -- -- -- -- --
    Head under 65 years........... 1,852 2,311 -- -- -- -- --
3 persons.......................... 2,402 2,480 $2,621 -- -- -- --
4 persons.......................... 3,167 3,214 3,104 $3,260 -- -- --
5 persons.......................... 3,822 3,869 3,744 3,650 $3,728 -- --
6 persons.......................... 4,384 4,399 4,306 4,212 4,087 $4,150 --
7 or more persons.................. 5,522 5,569 5,460 5,366 5,242 5,054 $5,008
 
Female Head
One person (unrelated individual)......
    Under 65 years................... $1,526            
    65 years and over................ 1,464            
Two persons......
    Head under 65 years.............. 1,907 $2,081          
    Head under 65 years........... 1,830 2,081          
3 persons.......................... 2,324 2,215 $2,449        
4 persons.......................... 3,042 3,151 3,136 $3,104      
5 persons.......................... 3,650 3,760 3,744 3,713 $3,588    
6 persons.......................... 4,259 4,337 4,306 4,274 4,134 4,009  
7 or more persons.................. 5,350 5,429 5,413 5,366 5,226 5,117 $4,867
 
 
FARM
Male Head
One person (unrelated individual)......
    Under 65 years................... $1,155            
    65 years and over................ 1,037            
Two persons......
    Head under 65 years.............. 1,444 $1,618          
    Head under 65 years........... 1,296 1,618          
3 persons.......................... 1,681 1,736 $1,835        
4 persons.......................... 2,217 2,250 2,173 $2,282      
5 persons.......................... 2,675 2,708 2,621 2,555 $2,610    
6 persons.......................... 3,069 3,079 3,014 2,948 2,861 $2,905  
7 or more persons.................. 3,865 3,898 3,822 3,756 3,669 3,538 $3,506
 
Female Head
One person (unrelated individual)......
    Under 65 years................... $1,068            
    65 years and over................ 1,025            
Two persons......
    Head under 65 years.............. 1,335 $1,457          
    Head under 65 years........... 1,281 1,457          
3 persons.......................... 1,627 1,551 $1,714        
4 persons.......................... 2,129 2,206 2,195 $2,173      
5 persons.......................... 2,555 2,632 2,621 2,599 $2,512    
6 persons.......................... 2,981 3,036 3,014 2,992 2,894 $2,806  
7 or more persons.................. 3,745 3,800 3,789 3,756 3,658 3,582 $3,407

Source:U.S. Census Bureau


Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Social, Economic, and Housing Statistics Division: Poverty |  Last Revised: September 12, 2012