Families in poverty by household type
|Male Householder, No Wife Present||10.8%||4.5%|
|Female Householder, No Husband Present||29.2%||9.1%|
American Community Survey 2018 (Based on 2018 income)
- The presence of children is associated with higher poverty rates for families.
- In 2018, the proportion of female-headed families with children living in poverty was 29.2%, considerably higher than the 9.1% of female-headed families without children present.
Monday, June 22, 2020