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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 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
65,029 8,618 13.3 51,341 4,405 8.6 4,080 826 20.3 9,609 3,387 35.2

Householders by age:
 
  Total
65,029 8,618 13.3 51,341 4,405 8.6 4,080 826 20.3 9,609 3,387 35.2
 Under 18 years 110 41 37.2 3 0 (B) 58 20 (B) 48 21 (B)
 18 to 24 years 2,439 881 36.1 1,073 243 22.6 569 156 27.4 797 482 60.5
 25 to 34 years 10,525 2,233 21.2 7,700 992 12.9 908 203 22.3 1,917 1,039 54.2
 35 to 44 years 14,077 2,059 14.6 10,934 1,030 9.4 881 178 20.2 2,262 851 37.6
 45 to 54 years 14,997 1,373 9.2 11,987 708 5.9 873 157 18.0 2,137 508 23.8
 55 to 64 years 11,461 928 8.1 10,031 661 6.6 431 67 15.6 1,000 200 20.0
 65 years and over 11,420 1,103 9.7 9,614 772 8.0 359 46 12.8 1,447 285 19.7

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
34,289 2,513 7.3 28,936 1,724 6.0 1,994 264 13.2 3,359 525 15.6
 Under 18 years 48 13 (B) 3 0 (B) 24 7 (B) 20 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 999 139 13.9 484 33 6.8 343 57 16.8 173 49 28.3
 25 to 34 years 2,648 180 6.8 2,124 118 5.6 356 34 9.5 168 28 16.6
 35 to 44 years 2,486 196 7.9 1,949 102 5.2 245 25 10.2 293 69 23.7
 45 to 54 years 7,583 428 5.6 6,296 259 4.1 427 71 16.6 860 99 11.5
 55 to 64 years 9,794 645 6.6 8,831 516 5.8 309 43 14.0 654 86 13.2
 65 years and over 10,731 911 8.5 9,248 697 7.5 290 26 9.1 1,193 187 15.7

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,740 6,105 19.9 22,405 2,681 12.0 2,085 562 27.0 6,249 2,862 45.8
 Under 18 years 62 27 (B) 0 0 (X) 34 12 (B) 28 15 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,440 742 51.5 589 210 35.6 226 99 43.5 624 434 69.5
 25 to 34 years 7,877 2,053 26.1 5,576 873 15.7 552 169 30.6 1,750 1,011 57.8
 35 to 44 years 11,591 1,864 16.1 8,986 929 10.3 636 153 24.1 1,970 782 39.7
 45 to 54 years 7,414 944 12.7 5,690 450 7.9 446 86 19.3 1,277 409 32.0
 55 to 64 years 1,667 283 17.0 1,200 145 12.1 122 24 19.5 346 114 33.0
 65 years and over 689 192 27.9 365 74 20.4 69 20 (B) 254 98 38.5

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,163 2,137 16.2 8,663 637 7.4 1,288 316 24.5 3,212 1,184 36.9
 Under 18 years 45 19 (B) 0 0 (X) 28 11 (B) 16 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 890 402 45.1 347 86 24.7 169 69 41.1 375 247 65.9
 25 to 34 years 3,088 548 17.7 2,039 147 7.2 343 92 26.8 705 309 43.8
 35 to 44 years 3,603 493 13.7 2,355 141 6.0 346 71 20.5 902 281 31.1
 45 to 54 years 4,033 419 10.4 2,917 150 5.1 284 51 18.0 832 218 26.2
 55 to 64 years 1,053 149 14.2 771 73 9.5 75 12 (B) 207 64 31.2
 65 years and over 452 108 23.9 234 41 17.4 42 10 (B) 176 57 32.5

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
17,576 3,968 22.6 13,742 2,044 14.9 797 246 30.9 3,037 1,678 55.2
 Under 18 years 18 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 2 (B) 12 7 (B)
 18 to 24 years 549 340 61.9 242 124 51.4 58 29 (B) 250 187 74.7
 25 to 34 years 4,789 1,506 31.4 3,537 727 20.5 208 77 36.9 1,044 702 67.2
 35 to 44 years 7,988 1,371 17.2 6,630 788 11.9 290 82 28.3 1,067 501 46.9
 45 to 54 years 3,380 525 15.5 2,773 300 10.8 162 35 21.5 445 191 42.8
 55 to 64 years 615 134 21.8 429 72 16.8 47 12 (B) 139 50 35.7
 65 years and over 237 84 35.4 131 34 25.7 27 10 (B) 79 41 51.8

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,805 3,407 24.7 10,397 1,578 15.2 874 294 33.6 2,533 1,535 60.6
 Under 18 years 15 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 5 (B) 8 4 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,262 684 54.2 565 204 36.1 137 72 52.8 560 408 72.7
 25 to 34 years 6,041 1,543 25.5 4,555 704 15.4 402 137 34.2 1,084 702 64.8
 35 to 44 years 4,642 763 16.4 3,977 457 11.5 186 54 29.2 479 252 52.5
 45 to 54 years 1,206 226 18.8 909 129 14.2 82 13 15.3 215 84 39.4
 55 to 64 years 417 100 24.1 288 54 18.7 38 4 (B) 91 43 46.9
 65 years and over 221 82 36.8 103 31 29.5 23 9 (B) 95 42 44.5

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
9,514 2,174 22.9 6,926 885 12.8 686 217 31.6 1,902 1,072 56.4
 Under 18 years 13 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 8 4 (B)
 18 to 24 years 847 418 49.4 353 94 26.8 114 59 52.3 380 264 69.5
 25 to 34 years 3,948 928 23.5 2,849 359 12.6 305 98 32.1 794 471 59.4
 35 to 44 years 3,269 525 16.1 2,729 288 10.6 151 37 24.5 389 200 51.3
 45 to 54 years 953 160 16.8 708 88 12.4 69 8 (B) 176 65 36.8
 55 to 64 years 307 72 23.5 209 34 16.1 24 4 (B) 74 34 (B)
 65 years and over 177 62 35.1 78 22 28.1 18 6 (B) 81 34 42.0

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
4,291 1,233 28.7 3,472 693 20.0 188 77 40.9 631 463 73.4
 Under 18 years 2 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 415 266 64.0 212 109 51.6 23 13 (B) 180 143 79.6
 25 to 34 years 2,093 615 29.4 1,706 345 20.2 96 39 40.7 291 231 79.5
 35 to 44 years 1,373 238 17.3 1,248 169 13.5 35 17 (B) 90 52 57.6
 45 to 54 years 253 66 26.0 201 41 20.6 13 5 (B) 39 20 (B)
 55 to 64 years 110 28 25.8 79 20 25.4 14 0 (B) 16 8 (B)
 65 years and over 45 20 (B) 26 9 (B) 4 2 (B) 15 9 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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