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QT-P35. Poverty Status in 1999 of Families and Nonfamily Householders: 2000
 
Geographic Area: Cameron County)
 
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

    Number  



Poverty Status

All income levels

Below poverty status
Percent below poverty status

         Families 80,213 22,648 28.2%
With related children under 18 years 51,043 18,632 36.5%
   With related children under 5 years 23,115 9,822 42.5%
Householder worked in 1999 56,280 12,836 22.8%
   Full-time, year-round 32,854 4,630 14.1%
Householder 65 years and over 15,011 2,695 18.0%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 13,618 6,993 51.4%
   Social Security income in 1999 19,923 3,686 18.5%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 8,332 (X) (X)
       
         Married-couple families 60,207 13,919 23.1%
With related children under 18 years 37,016 11,181 30.2%
   With related children under 5 years 17,493 6,457 36.9%
Householder worked in 1999 44,066 8,593 19.5%
   Full-time, year-round 26,909 3,392 12.6%
Householder 65 years and over 11,450 1,773 15.5%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 8,144 3,764 46.2%
   Social Security income in 1999 15,042 2,509 16.7%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 7,889 (X) (X)
       
         Families with female householder, no husband present 16,435 7,549 45.9%
With related children under 18 years 11,823 6,506 55.0%
   With related children under 5 years 4,654 2,887 62.0%
Householder worked in 1999 9,713 3,575 36.8%
   Full-time, year-round 4,550 994 21.8%
Householder 65 years and over 2,928 733 25.0%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 4,793 2,917 60.9%
   Social Security income in 1999 3,950 995 25.2%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 9,221 (X) (X)
       
         Nonfamily householder 16,980 5,836 34.4%
Below 150 percent of poverty level 8,207 (X) (X)
       
         Families below:      
150 percent of poverty level 34,944 (X) (X)
185 percent of poverty level 41,814 (X) (X)
   With related children under 18 years 32,042 (X) (X)
      With related children under 5 years 15,852 (X) (X)

Date: July 7, 2006
 
(X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 200 Summary File 3, Matrices, P90, P91, P92, P93, PCT59, PCT60, and PCT61.
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