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QT-P35. Poverty Status in 1999 of Families and Nonfamily Householders: 2000
 
Geographic Area: Harris 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 840,630 101,693 12.1%
With related children under 18 years 507,081 82,433 16.3%
   With related children under 5 years 219,839 43,991 20.0%
Householder worked in 1999 704,371 59,953 8.5%
   Full-time, year-round 494,081 19,658 4.0%
Householder 65 years and over 88,353 7,863 8.9%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 47,655 15,807 33.2%
   Social Security income in 1999 123,108 10,802 8.8%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 7,923 (X) (X)
       
         Married-couple families 622,173 48,857 7.9%
With related children under 18 years 357,767 37,463 10.5%
   With related children under 5 years 163,354 22,950 14.0%
Householder worked in 1999 533,769 30,547 5.7%
   Full-time, year-round 388,192 11,244 2.9%
Householder 65 years and over 65,903 4,052 6.1%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 23,366 4,450 19.0%
   Social Security income in 1999 88,187 4,795 5.4%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 7,703 (X) (X)
       
         Families with female householder, no husband present 160,475 43,512 27.1%
With related children under 18 years 116,412 38,140 32.8%
   With related children under 5 years 42,608 17,742 41.6%
Householder worked in 1999 121,503 24,015 19.8%
   Full-time, year-round 72,732 6,577 9.0%
Householder 65 years and over 18,188 3,245 17.8%
Family received:      
   Supplementary Security Income (SSI) and/or public assistance income in 1999 20,389 10,276 50.4%
   Social Security income in 1999 27,105 5,025 18.5%
Mean income deficit (dollars) 8,296 (X) (X)
       
         Nonfamily householder 365,793 56,207 15.4%
Below 150 percent of poverty level 88,916 (X) (X)
       
         Families below:      
150 percent of poverty level 177,819 (X) (X)
185 percent of poverty level 229,473 (X) (X)
   With related children under 18 years 182,268 (X) (X)
      With related children under 5 years 95,478 (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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