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POV04: Families by Age of Householder, Number of Children, and Family Structure: 2008

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  Families (total) (10) Married-couple families (11) Families with a male householder, no wife present Families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

White alone
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
64,183 5,414 8.4 50,779 2,548 5.0 3,999 499 12.5 9,405 2,368 25.2

Householders by age:
 
  Total
64,183 5,414 8.4 50,779 2,548 5.0 3,999 499 12.5 9,405 2,368 25.2
 Under 18 years 108 28 25.6 3 0 (B) 57 14 (B) 48 14 (B)
 18 to 24 years 2,392 605 25.3 1,058 149 14.1 548 87 15.8 786 369 47.0
 25 to 34 years 10,329 1,467 14.2 7,580 563 7.4 887 122 13.7 1,863 782 42.0
 35 to 44 years 13,863 1,272 9.2 10,799 598 5.5 866 108 12.5 2,198 566 25.7
 45 to 54 years 14,835 868 5.8 11,872 425 3.6 861 105 12.2 2,102 338 16.1
 55 to 64 years 11,334 602 5.3 9,929 427 4.3 424 42 10.0 981 133 13.5
 65 years and over 11,322 572 5.1 9,537 385 4.0 357 21 5.9 1,427 166 11.6

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
33,942 1,496 4.4 28,681 1,005 3.5 1,965 181 9.2 3,295 311 9.4
 Under 18 years 46 9 (B) 3 0 (B) 23 6 (B) 19 3 (B)
 18 to 24 years 975 83 8.5 476 18 3.8 332 42 12.6 168 23 13.5
 25 to 34 years 2,602 106 4.1 2,097 64 3.0 346 23 6.6 159 19 12.1
 35 to 44 years 2,461 142 5.8 1,932 73 3.8 243 19 8.0 286 49 17.3
 45 to 54 years 7,508 275 3.7 6,237 159 2.5 424 52 12.2 847 65 7.6
 55 to 64 years 9,701 427 4.4 8,753 346 4.0 309 29 9.3 640 52 8.1
 65 years and over 10,648 455 4.3 9,183 345 3.8 289 10 3.5 1,177 100 8.5

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,241 3,918 13.0 22,098 1,543 7.0 2,034 318 15.6 6,110 2,057 33.7
 Under 18 years 62 19 (B) 0 0 (X) 34 8 (B) 28 11 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,417 522 36.9 583 131 22.4 216 45 20.8 618 347 56.1
 25 to 34 years 7,727 1,361 17.6 5,482 500 9.1 541 99 18.2 1,704 763 44.8
 35 to 44 years 11,402 1,131 9.9 8,867 526 5.9 623 89 14.3 1,912 516 27.0
 45 to 54 years 7,326 593 8.1 5,634 266 4.7 437 53 12.1 1,255 274 21.8
 55 to 64 years 1,632 175 10.7 1,176 80 6.8 115 14 11.8 341 81 23.7
 65 years and over 674 118 17.5 355 40 11.4 68 11 (B) 250 66 26.5

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
12,948 1,342 10.4 8,543 337 3.9 1,253 166 13.2 3,152 839 26.6
 Under 18 years 45 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 28 6 (B) 16 5 (B)
 18 to 24 years 877 271 30.9 344 48 14.0 160 28 17.3 372 195 52.5
 25 to 34 years 3,034 361 11.9 2,008 75 3.7 335 52 15.4 691 234 33.9
 35 to 44 years 3,532 279 7.9 2,316 70 3.0 338 37 11.1 879 172 19.5
 45 to 54 years 3,992 257 6.4 2,892 82 2.8 280 32 11.2 819 143 17.5
 55 to 64 years 1,029 96 9.3 756 40 5.3 70 7 (B) 203 49 24.2
 65 years and over 439 66 15.0 227 21 9.5 41 4 (B) 171 40 23.6

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
17,293 2,576 14.9 13,554 1,206 8.9 781 153 19.5 2,957 1,218 41.2
 Under 18 years 18 7 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 2 (B) 12 5 (B)
 18 to 24 years 540 251 46.5 238 83 34.7 56 17 (B) 246 151 61.5
 25 to 34 years 4,693 1,001 21.3 3,474 425 12.2 206 47 22.8 1,013 529 52.2
 35 to 44 years 7,870 852 10.8 6,551 456 7.0 285 52 18.1 1,034 345 33.3
 45 to 54 years 3,335 336 10.1 2,742 184 6.7 157 21 13.7 436 130 29.9
 55 to 64 years 603 79 13.0 420 41 9.6 45 7 (B) 138 31 22.8
 65 years and over 234 52 22.1 128 19 14.7 27 7 (B) 79 26 32.9

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,567 2,239 16.5 10,243 911 8.9 854 167 19.6 2,470 1,161 47.0
 Under 18 years 15 7 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 5 (B) 8 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,244 490 39.4 559 128 22.9 129 35 27.0 556 327 58.8
 25 to 34 years 5,938 1,030 17.3 4,483 405 9.0 394 77 19.5 1,060 548 51.7
 35 to 44 years 4,559 467 10.2 3,918 256 6.5 181 35 19.3 459 176 38.4
 45 to 54 years 1,188 146 12.2 899 78 8.7 82 9 11.2 207 58 28.2
 55 to 64 years 409 55 13.4 284 26 9.2 38 2 (B) 87 26 30.4
 65 years and over 215 44 20.7 100 17 17.2 22 4 (B) 93 23 24.8

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
9,354 1,421 15.2 6,825 503 7.4 670 118 17.6 1,859 801 43.1
 Under 18 years 13 7 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 8 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 836 287 34.4 350 57 16.3 107 27 25.0 378 203 53.8
 25 to 34 years 3,891 625 16.1 2,811 204 7.3 300 52 17.4 780 368 47.3
 35 to 44 years 3,202 319 10.0 2,682 161 6.0 147 23 15.7 373 135 36.3
 45 to 54 years 942 110 11.6 703 55 7.9 69 5 (B) 170 49 28.7
 55 to 64 years 300 40 13.5 205 14 7.0 23 2 (B) 72 24 (B)
 65 years and over 170 33 19.4 74 11 (B) 17 3 (B) 78 18 23.5

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
4,213 818 19.4 3,418 408 11.9 184 49 26.8 611 361 59.1
 Under 18 years 2 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 408 203 49.7 209 71 34.2 22 8 (B) 178 123 69.5
 25 to 34 years 2,047 405 19.8 1,672 201 12.0 94 25 26.0 280 180 64.1
 35 to 44 years 1,356 148 10.9 1,236 95 7.7 34 12 (B) 86 41 47.6
 45 to 54 years 246 36 14.6 196 23 11.5 13 4 (B) 37 10 (B)
 55 to 64 years 109 15 13.4 79 12 15.1 14 0 (B) 15 3 (B)
 65 years and over 45 12 (B) 26 6 (B) 4 1 (B) 15 5 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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