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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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, not Hispanic
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
54,450 3,383 6.2 44,281 1,545 3.5 3,069 365 11.9 7,100 1,473 20.7

Householders by age:
 
  Total
54,450 3,383 6.2 44,281 1,545 3.5 3,069 365 11.9 7,100 1,473 20.7
 Under 18 years 57 10 (B) 2 0 (B) 32 7 (B) 23 3 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,649 379 23.0 764 80 10.4 348 59 17.0 537 241 44.8
 25 to 34 years 7,855 791 10.1 6,011 255 4.2 591 73 12.4 1,253 464 37.0
 35 to 44 years 11,168 719 6.4 8,918 297 3.3 658 80 12.1 1,591 343 21.5
 45 to 54 years 12,959 572 4.4 10,525 277 2.6 744 89 12.0 1,689 205 12.2
 55 to 64 years 10,285 466 4.5 9,147 342 3.7 374 38 10.2 765 86 11.3
 65 years and over 10,477 444 4.2 8,914 295 3.3 322 19 5.9 1,241 130 10.5

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,793 1,181 3.8 26,530 807 3.0 1,531 148 9.7 2,731 226 8.3
 Under 18 years 29 6 (B) 2 0 (B) 16 5 (B) 12 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 769 65 8.4 402 13 3.3 235 32 13.4 131 20 15.0
 25 to 34 years 2,187 66 3.0 1,866 41 2.2 206 14 6.6 115 11 9.6
 35 to 44 years 2,082 108 5.2 1,704 61 3.6 170 13 7.8 207 34 16.6
 45 to 54 years 6,792 216 3.2 5,711 125 2.2 370 48 13.0 710 43 6.1
 55 to 64 years 8,998 356 4.0 8,207 292 3.6 274 29 10.5 517 35 6.9
 65 years and over 9,937 364 3.7 8,637 275 3.2 260 9 3.3 1,040 81 7.8

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
23,657 2,201 9.3 17,750 738 4.2 1,538 217 14.1 4,368 1,246 28.5
 Under 18 years 28 4 (B) 0 0 (X) 16 2 (B) 12 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 880 315 35.7 362 66 18.3 113 27 24.4 406 221 54.5
 25 to 34 years 5,668 725 12.8 4,144 213 5.1 385 59 15.4 1,139 453 39.7
 35 to 44 years 9,086 611 6.7 7,214 236 3.3 488 66 13.6 1,384 309 22.3
 45 to 54 years 6,167 356 5.8 4,814 152 3.2 374 41 11.1 979 162 16.6
 55 to 64 years 1,287 111 8.6 939 50 5.3 100 10 9.6 248 51 20.6
 65 years and over 540 80 14.9 277 21 7.4 62 10 (B) 201 49 24.5

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,508 874 8.3 7,127 194 2.7 967 120 12.4 2,415 561 23.2
 Under 18 years 20 2 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 2 (B) 6 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 568 169 29.8 219 21 9.3 92 20 21.5 256 129 50.3
 25 to 34 years 2,417 231 9.5 1,666 42 2.5 248 33 13.4 504 155 30.9
 35 to 44 years 2,893 186 6.4 1,934 34 1.8 274 29 10.6 685 122 17.9
 45 to 54 years 3,425 171 5.0 2,516 55 2.2 243 26 10.8 666 90 13.5
 55 to 64 years 827 68 8.2 608 30 4.9 61 5 (B) 158 33 20.6
 65 years and over 358 48 13.3 183 12 6.8 35 4 (B) 140 31 22.4

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,148 1,327 10.1 10,624 544 5.1 572 97 17.0 1,953 686 35.1
 Under 18 years 8 2 (B) 0 0 (X) 2 0 (B) 6 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 313 145 46.5 143 46 32.1 21 8 (B) 149 92 61.6
 25 to 34 years 3,251 494 15.2 2,478 171 6.9 138 26 19.1 635 297 46.8
 35 to 44 years 6,193 425 6.9 5,280 202 3.8 215 37 17.4 699 186 26.6
 45 to 54 years 2,742 185 6.7 2,298 98 4.2 131 15 11.6 313 72 23.1
 55 to 64 years 461 43 9.3 332 20 6.2 39 4 (B) 90 18 20.4
 65 years and over 181 32 17.9 94 8 8.7 26 6 (B) 61 18 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,153 1,192 11.7 7,926 401 5.1 609 105 17.2 1,618 686 42.4
 Under 18 years 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 809 304 37.5 353 66 18.8 83 25 30.3 374 212 56.8
 25 to 34 years 4,402 531 12.1 3,440 175 5.1 279 42 15.0 683 315 46.1
 35 to 44 years 3,605 228 6.3 3,181 102 3.2 125 27 21.9 299 98 32.8
 45 to 54 years 879 67 7.6 675 33 4.9 68 6 (B) 137 27 20.0
 55 to 64 years 291 35 12.1 204 16 7.7 33 1 (B) 54 19 (B)
 65 years and over 165 28 16.8 74 9 (B) 21 4 (B) 70 15 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
6,977 760 10.9 5,264 203 3.9 483 76 15.7 1,230 482 39.2
 Under 18 years 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 554 177 32.0 222 23 10.5 72 20 (B) 260 134 51.4
 25 to 34 years 2,879 333 11.6 2,161 89 4.1 214 31 14.4 504 212 42.1
 35 to 44 years 2,500 151 6.0 2,149 53 2.5 103 16 15.9 248 82 33.0
 45 to 54 years 704 50 7.1 534 21 4.0 59 5 (B) 111 24 21.3
 55 to 64 years 202 27 13.4 138 9 6.4 19 1 (B) 44 17 (B)
 65 years and over 137 22 16.4 59 7 (B) 17 3 (B) 61 12 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,176 432 13.6 2,662 198 7.4 125 29 23.2 388 205 52.7
 Under 18 years 0 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 255 126 49.6 130 43 32.8 11 5 (B) 113 78 69.2
 25 to 34 years 1,523 199 13.0 1,279 85 6.6 65 11 (B) 179 102 57.3
 35 to 44 years 1,104 76 6.9 1,031 49 4.8 22 11 (B) 51 16 (B)
 45 to 54 years 176 17 9.6 141 12 8.3 9 2 (B) 26 4 (B)
 55 to 64 years 89 8 9.0 65 7 (B) 14 0 (B) 9 1 (B)
 65 years and over 29 5 (B) 15 2 (B) 4 0 (B) 10 3 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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