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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 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

White alone
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
64,183 8,030 12.5 50,779 4,082 8.0 3,999 755 18.9 9,405 3,193 34.0

Householders by age:
 
  Total
64,183 8,030 12.5 50,779 4,082 8.0 3,999 755 18.9 9,405 3,193 34.0
 Under 18 years 108 38 34.7 3 0 (B) 57 17 (B) 48 21 (B)
 18 to 24 years 2,392 830 34.7 1,058 231 21.8 548 136 24.7 786 464 59.0
 25 to 34 years 10,329 2,092 20.2 7,580 911 12.0 887 184 20.7 1,863 997 53.5
 35 to 44 years 13,863 1,922 13.9 10,799 963 8.9 866 167 19.3 2,198 791 36.0
 45 to 54 years 14,835 1,282 8.6 11,872 663 5.6 861 145 16.9 2,102 473 22.5
 55 to 64 years 11,334 856 7.5 9,929 614 6.2 424 65 15.3 981 177 18.1
 65 years and over 11,322 1,011 8.9 9,537 699 7.3 357 42 11.8 1,427 270 18.9

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
33,942 2,325 6.8 28,681 1,597 5.6 1,965 248 12.6 3,295 479 14.6
 Under 18 years 46 13 (B) 3 0 (B) 23 7 (B) 19 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 975 125 12.8 476 31 6.5 332 52 15.8 168 42 24.9
 25 to 34 years 2,602 170 6.5 2,097 112 5.4 346 32 9.3 159 26 16.1
 35 to 44 years 2,461 184 7.5 1,932 92 4.7 243 25 10.3 286 68 23.7
 45 to 54 years 7,508 401 5.3 6,237 246 4.0 424 65 15.3 847 90 10.6
 55 to 64 years 9,701 600 6.2 8,753 484 5.5 309 43 14.1 640 73 11.4
 65 years and over 10,648 831 7.8 9,183 632 6.9 289 23 8.0 1,177 176 15.0

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,241 5,705 18.9 22,098 2,485 11.2 2,034 507 24.9 6,110 2,714 44.4
 Under 18 years 62 24 (B) 0 0 (X) 34 10 (B) 28 15 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,417 705 49.8 583 200 34.3 216 83 38.5 618 422 68.3
 25 to 34 years 7,727 1,921 24.9 5,482 798 14.6 541 151 28.0 1,704 972 57.0
 35 to 44 years 11,402 1,737 15.2 8,867 872 9.8 623 142 22.8 1,912 724 37.8
 45 to 54 years 7,326 881 12.0 5,634 417 7.4 437 80 18.4 1,255 384 30.6
 55 to 64 years 1,632 256 15.7 1,176 130 11.1 115 21 18.5 341 104 30.5
 65 years and over 674 180 26.8 355 68 19.1 68 19 (B) 250 93 37.3

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
12,948 1,978 15.3 8,543 592 6.9 1,253 273 21.8 3,152 1,113 35.3
 Under 18 years 45 16 (B) 0 0 (X) 28 8 (B) 16 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 877 377 43.0 344 82 23.8 160 56 34.9 372 240 64.3
 25 to 34 years 3,034 511 16.8 2,008 139 6.9 335 78 23.3 691 294 42.5
 35 to 44 years 3,532 449 12.7 2,316 132 5.7 338 63 18.8 879 253 28.8
 45 to 54 years 3,992 389 9.8 2,892 136 4.7 280 48 17.2 819 205 25.0
 55 to 64 years 1,029 137 13.3 756 68 8.9 70 10 (B) 203 60 29.3
 65 years and over 439 99 22.6 227 36 15.7 41 10 (B) 171 54 31.6

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
17,293 3,727 21.6 13,554 1,892 14.0 781 234 30.0 2,957 1,600 54.1
 Under 18 years 18 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 2 (B) 12 7 (B)
 18 to 24 years 540 328 60.7 238 118 49.6 56 27 (B) 246 182 74.2
 25 to 34 years 4,693 1,411 30.1 3,474 660 19.0 206 73 35.5 1,013 678 66.9
 35 to 44 years 7,870 1,289 16.4 6,551 740 11.3 285 79 27.6 1,034 470 45.5
 45 to 54 years 3,335 492 14.7 2,742 281 10.2 157 32 20.5 436 179 41.0
 55 to 64 years 603 119 19.7 420 63 14.9 45 12 (B) 138 44 32.3
 65 years and over 234 81 34.5 128 32 25.0 27 10 (B) 79 39 49.7

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,567 3,182 23.5 10,243 1,454 14.2 854 259 30.4 2,470 1,468 59.5
 Under 18 years 15 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 5 (B) 8 4 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,244 651 52.3 559 194 34.7 129 60 46.0 556 397 71.5
 25 to 34 years 5,938 1,439 24.2 4,483 639 14.3 394 121 30.6 1,060 679 64.1
 35 to 44 years 4,559 705 15.5 3,918 422 10.8 181 50 27.3 459 233 50.8
 45 to 54 years 1,188 207 17.4 899 119 13.2 82 13 15.3 207 76 36.6
 55 to 64 years 409 91 22.2 284 50 17.5 38 4 (B) 87 37 42.8
 65 years and over 215 80 37.3 100 31 30.5 22 9 (B) 93 41 44.1

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
9,354 2,026 21.7 6,825 818 12.0 670 186 27.8 1,859 1,022 55.0
 Under 18 years 13 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 8 4 (B)
 18 to 24 years 836 394 47.2 350 91 25.9 107 48 44.6 378 256 67.6
 25 to 34 years 3,891 867 22.3 2,811 329 11.7 300 84 27.9 780 454 58.2
 35 to 44 years 3,202 480 15.0 2,682 264 9.8 147 32 21.9 373 184 49.2
 45 to 54 years 942 150 15.9 703 82 11.7 69 8 (B) 170 60 35.2
 55 to 64 years 300 66 22.0 205 30 14.9 23 4 (B) 72 32 (B)
 65 years and over 170 60 35.6 74 22 (B) 17 6 (B) 78 32 41.6

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
4,213 1,156 27.4 3,418 636 18.6 184 73 39.8 611 447 73.2
 Under 18 years 2 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 408 257 62.9 209 103 49.5 22 12 (B) 178 142 79.8
 25 to 34 years 2,047 572 28.0 1,672 310 18.5 94 37 39.3 280 225 80.5
 35 to 44 years 1,356 225 16.6 1,236 158 12.8 34 17 (B) 86 50 57.7
 45 to 54 years 246 57 23.3 196 37 18.7 13 5 (B) 37 16 (B)
 55 to 64 years 109 25 22.7 79 19 24.2 14 0 (B) 15 5 (B)
 65 years and over 45 20 (B) 26 9 (B) 4 2 (B) 15 9 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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