Families in poverty by household type
|Male Householder, No Wife Present||13.6%||5.7%|
|Female Householder, No Husband Present||29.5%||8.3%|
American Community Survey 2020 (Based on 2020 income)
- The presence of children is associated with higher poverty rates for families.
- In 2020, the proportion of female-headed families with children living in poverty was 29.5%, considerably higher than the 8.3% of female-headed families without children present.
Friday, August 12, 2022