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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 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6)

White alone, not Hispanic
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
54,450 4,808 8.8 44,281 2,322 5.2 3,069 513 16.7 7,100 1,972 27.8

Householders by age:
 
  Total
54,450 4,808 8.8 44,281 2,322 5.2 3,069 513 16.7 7,100 1,972 27.8
 Under 18 years 57 11 (B) 2 0 (B) 32 7 (B) 23 5 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,649 494 30.0 764 113 14.8 348 83 23.7 537 298 55.6
 25 to 34 years 7,855 1,122 14.3 6,011 409 6.8 591 114 19.3 1,253 599 47.8
 35 to 44 years 11,168 1,019 9.1 8,918 444 5.0 658 107 16.2 1,591 468 29.4
 45 to 54 years 12,959 821 6.3 10,525 412 3.9 744 117 15.7 1,689 293 17.3
 55 to 64 years 10,285 628 6.1 9,147 460 5.0 374 51 13.7 765 116 15.2
 65 years and over 10,477 712 6.8 8,914 484 5.4 322 36 11.1 1,241 193 15.5

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,793 1,699 5.5 26,530 1,180 4.4 1,531 186 12.2 2,731 332 12.2
 Under 18 years 29 6 (B) 2 0 (B) 16 5 (B) 12 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 769 87 11.4 402 20 5.0 235 36 15.3 131 31 23.7
 25 to 34 years 2,187 100 4.6 1,866 68 3.6 206 17 8.3 115 15 12.8
 35 to 44 years 2,082 132 6.3 1,704 72 4.2 170 14 8.2 207 46 22.3
 45 to 54 years 6,792 304 4.5 5,711 186 3.3 370 58 15.6 710 60 8.5
 55 to 64 years 8,998 478 5.3 8,207 389 4.7 274 38 14.0 517 51 9.8
 65 years and over 9,937 592 6.0 8,637 445 5.2 260 19 7.2 1,040 128 12.3

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
23,657 3,109 13.1 17,750 1,142 6.4 1,538 327 21.3 4,368 1,640 37.5
 Under 18 years 28 5 (B) 0 0 (X) 16 2 (B) 12 3 (B)
 18 to 24 years 880 407 46.2 362 93 25.7 113 46 41.2 406 267 65.9
 25 to 34 years 5,668 1,022 18.0 4,144 341 8.2 385 97 25.1 1,139 585 51.3
 35 to 44 years 9,086 887 9.8 7,214 372 5.2 488 93 19.0 1,384 422 30.5
 45 to 54 years 6,167 518 8.4 4,814 226 4.7 374 59 15.8 979 233 23.8
 55 to 64 years 1,287 150 11.6 939 71 7.6 100 13 12.9 248 65 26.4
 65 years and over 540 121 22.4 277 38 13.9 62 17 (B) 201 65 32.4

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,508 1,235 11.8 7,127 307 4.3 967 188 19.4 2,415 740 30.6
 Under 18 years 20 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 2 (B) 6 1 (B)
 18 to 24 years 568 228 40.1 219 32 14.4 92 37 39.8 256 160 62.3
 25 to 34 years 2,417 315 13.0 1,666 65 3.9 248 57 22.9 504 193 38.4
 35 to 44 years 2,893 279 9.6 1,934 63 3.3 274 42 15.2 685 174 25.4
 45 to 54 years 3,425 253 7.4 2,516 85 3.4 243 37 15.4 666 130 19.6
 55 to 64 years 827 84 10.1 608 39 6.4 61 5 (B) 158 39 24.7
 65 years and over 358 74 20.6 183 24 12.9 35 8 (B) 140 42 30.0

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,148 1,874 14.3 10,624 835 7.9 572 139 24.4 1,953 900 46.1
 Under 18 years 8 2 (B) 0 0 (X) 2 0 (B) 6 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 313 179 57.2 143 61 43.1 21 10 (B) 149 108 72.0
 25 to 34 years 3,251 707 21.8 2,478 276 11.1 138 40 29.2 635 391 61.6
 35 to 44 years 6,193 608 9.8 5,280 309 5.9 215 51 23.9 699 248 35.5
 45 to 54 years 2,742 265 9.7 2,298 141 6.1 131 22 16.5 313 102 32.6
 55 to 64 years 461 66 14.3 332 32 9.7 39 7 (B) 90 26 29.2
 65 years and over 181 47 25.9 94 15 15.8 26 9 (B) 61 23 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,153 1,648 16.2 7,926 621 7.8 609 162 26.5 1,618 866 53.5
 Under 18 years 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 809 390 48.2 353 93 26.4 83 40 48.9 374 257 68.7
 25 to 34 years 4,402 737 16.8 3,440 272 7.9 279 71 25.3 683 395 57.9
 35 to 44 years 3,605 315 8.7 3,181 155 4.9 125 33 26.5 299 127 42.5
 45 to 54 years 879 99 11.2 675 55 8.1 68 7 (B) 137 36 26.7
 55 to 64 years 291 55 18.8 204 28 13.5 33 2 (B) 54 25 (B)
 65 years and over 165 52 31.4 74 19 (B) 21 8 (B) 70 25 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
6,977 1,047 15.0 5,264 323 6.1 483 119 24.7 1,230 605 49.2
 Under 18 years 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 554 235 42.4 222 35 15.5 72 33 (B) 260 167 64.2
 25 to 34 years 2,879 453 15.7 2,161 136 6.3 214 55 25.8 504 262 51.9
 35 to 44 years 2,500 210 8.4 2,149 87 4.0 103 18 17.4 248 105 42.5
 45 to 54 years 704 68 9.7 534 35 6.6 59 5 (B) 111 28 25.5
 55 to 64 years 202 37 18.5 138 14 10.2 19 2 (B) 44 21 (B)
 65 years and over 137 43 31.5 59 15 (B) 17 6 (B) 61 22 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,176 601 18.9 2,662 298 11.2 125 42 33.7 388 260 67.0
 Under 18 years 0 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 255 155 61.0 130 58 44.8 11 7 (B) 113 89 78.9
 25 to 34 years 1,523 284 18.7 1,279 136 10.6 65 15 (B) 179 133 74.6
 35 to 44 years 1,104 105 9.5 1,031 68 6.6 22 15 (B) 51 22 (B)
 45 to 54 years 176 30 17.2 141 19 13.8 9 3 (B) 26 8 (B)
 55 to 64 years 89 17 19.5 65 13 (B) 14 0 (B) 9 4 (B)
 65 years and over 29 9 (B) 15 4 (B) 4 2 (B) 10 3 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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