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Poverty Rates Among Families in the Last 12 Months - 2016

United States
  All Families Married-Couple Families Female householder, no husband present
Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level
Families 77,785,962 10.0% 56,967,798 5.1% 15,023,387 27.3%
With Related Children Under 18 Years 36,427,237 15.9% 23,799,834 7.1% 9,457,421 37.0%
With Related Children Under 5 Years 6,512,946 15.1% 4,363,556 5.3% 1,492,864 41.4%
With Related Children 5 to 17 Years 22,850,051 13.6% 14,617,515 5.8% 6,193,977 30.9%
Oklahoma
  All Families Married-Couple Families Female householder, no husband present
Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level
Families 961,731 11.5% 710,097 5.5% 175,556 33.8%
With Related Children Under 18 Years 461,176 18.7% 298,441 8.1% 116,749 45.1%
With Related Children Under 5 Years 84,024 18.8% 55,080 7.1% 19,245 51.1%
With Related Children 5 to 17 Years 283,289 16.3% 178,031 6.7% 75,691 38.8%
Canadian County
  All Families Married-Couple Families Female householder, no husband present
Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level
Families 32,482 5.7% 26,643 2.6% 3,948 26.0%
With Related Children Under 18 Years 16,382 9.0% 12,467 3.5% 2,568 34.9%
With Related Children Under 5 Years 2,736 11.3% 2,052 0.8% 466 50.4%
With Related Children 5 to 17 Years 10,784 7.0% 8,154 4.1% 1,716 24.3%
Cleveland County
  All Families Married-Couple Families Female householder, no husband present
Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level
Families 70,776 6.7% 54,055 3.0% 10,365 20.4%
With Related Children Under 18 Years 33,135 9.0% 22,761 3.2% 6,418 24.6%
With Related Children Under 5 Years 6,710 3.7% 5,254 2.0% 797 11.2%
With Related Children 5 to 17 Years 20,375 10.1% 12,393 2.4% 5,071 22.8%
Oklahoma County
  All Families Married-Couple Families Female householder, no husband present
Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level
Families 182,893 11.6% 128,413 4.7% 39,824 32.6%
With Related Children Under 18 Years 91,225 19.3% 56,841 7.2% 26,610 45.4%
With Related Children Under 5 Years 17,450 21.8% 11,188 7.7% 4,453 58.4%
With Related Children 5 to 17 Years 53,981 14.4% 32,776 5.2% 16,253 34.8%
Oklahoma City Metro Area
  All Families Married-Couple Families Female householder, no husband present
Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level Total Estimate Percent Below Poverty Level
Families 329,011 9.6% 243,388 4.1% 59,662 30.4%
With Related Children Under 18 Years 161,046 15.6% 107,247 5.9% 39,241 41.2%
With Related Children Under 5 Years 30,186 15.8% 21,118 5.5% 6,270 50.2%
With Related Children 5 to 17 Years 98,083 13.0% 62,388 4.8% 25,690 32.9%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau 2016 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates. Poverty Status in the Past 12 Months of Families