Families in poverty by household type
|Male Householder, No Wife Present||11.5%||4.9%|
|Female Householder, No Husband Present||30.2%||6.8%|
American Community Survey 2019 (Based on 2019 income)
- The presence of children is associated with higher poverty rates for families.
- In 2019, the proportion of female-headed families with children living in poverty was 30.2%, considerably higher than the 6.8% of female-headed families without children present.
Wednesday, August 4, 2021