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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 alone, not Hispanic
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
54,450 5,376 9.9 44,281 2,684 6.1 3,069 566 18.5 7,100 2,125 29.9

Householders by age:
 
  Total
54,450 5,376 9.9 44,281 2,684 6.1 3,069 566 18.5 7,100 2,125 29.9
 Under 18 years 57 11 (B) 2 0 (B) 32 7 (B) 23 5 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,649 546 33.1 764 132 17.2 348 93 26.7 537 322 59.9
 25 to 34 years 7,855 1,223 15.6 6,011 476 7.9 591 126 21.3 1,253 621 49.5
 35 to 44 years 11,168 1,144 10.2 8,918 514 5.8 658 119 18.0 1,591 512 32.2
 45 to 54 years 12,959 906 7.0 10,525 461 4.4 744 124 16.7 1,689 320 19.0
 55 to 64 years 10,285 691 6.7 9,147 504 5.5 374 56 15.1 765 131 17.1
 65 years and over 10,477 855 8.2 8,914 597 6.7 322 42 13.1 1,241 215 17.3

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,793 1,939 6.3 26,530 1,361 5.1 1,531 203 13.2 2,731 376 13.8
 Under 18 years 29 6 (B) 2 0 (B) 16 5 (B) 12 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 769 101 13.1 402 22 5.6 235 39 16.7 131 39 29.6
 25 to 34 years 2,187 110 5.0 1,866 78 4.2 206 17 8.3 115 15 12.8
 35 to 44 years 2,082 144 6.9 1,704 81 4.8 170 14 8.2 207 48 23.3
 45 to 54 years 6,792 334 4.9 5,711 203 3.6 370 63 17.1 710 68 9.6
 55 to 64 years 8,998 525 5.8 8,207 424 5.2 274 41 15.1 517 60 11.5
 65 years and over 9,937 719 7.2 8,637 551 6.4 260 23 9.0 1,040 145 13.9

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
23,657 3,437 14.5 17,750 1,324 7.5 1,538 364 23.6 4,368 1,750 40.0
 Under 18 years 28 5 (B) 0 0 (X) 16 2 (B) 12 3 (B)
 18 to 24 years 880 445 50.6 362 109 30.2 113 54 47.5 406 283 69.7
 25 to 34 years 5,668 1,113 19.6 4,144 398 9.6 385 108 28.2 1,139 606 53.2
 35 to 44 years 9,086 1,001 11.0 7,214 432 6.0 488 105 21.5 1,384 463 33.5
 45 to 54 years 6,167 571 9.3 4,814 258 5.4 374 61 16.2 979 253 25.8
 55 to 64 years 1,287 166 12.9 939 80 8.5 100 15 15.1 248 71 28.6
 65 years and over 540 136 25.2 277 47 16.8 62 19 (B) 201 71 35.1

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,508 1,363 13.0 7,127 357 5.0 967 213 22.0 2,415 792 32.8
 Under 18 years 20 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 2 (B) 6 1 (B)
 18 to 24 years 568 254 44.7 219 43 19.6 92 43 47.2 256 167 65.2
 25 to 34 years 2,417 338 14.0 1,666 76 4.5 248 63 25.5 504 199 39.6
 35 to 44 years 2,893 319 11.0 1,934 68 3.5 274 50 18.2 685 201 29.4
 45 to 54 years 3,425 273 8.0 2,516 98 3.9 243 37 15.4 666 138 20.7
 55 to 64 years 827 91 11.0 608 42 6.9 61 7 (B) 158 41 26.2
 65 years and over 358 84 23.4 183 30 16.2 35 10 (B) 140 44 31.6

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,148 2,074 15.8 10,624 966 9.1 572 151 26.4 1,953 957 49.0
 Under 18 years 8 2 (B) 0 0 (X) 2 0 (B) 6 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 313 192 61.4 143 66 46.4 21 10 (B) 149 116 77.3
 25 to 34 years 3,251 774 23.8 2,478 322 13.0 138 45 33.0 635 407 64.1
 35 to 44 years 6,193 681 11.0 5,280 364 6.9 215 55 25.7 699 262 37.5
 45 to 54 years 2,742 298 10.9 2,298 160 6.9 131 23 17.8 313 115 36.7
 55 to 64 years 461 75 16.3 332 38 11.4 39 8 (B) 90 30 32.9
 65 years and over 181 52 28.8 94 17 18.1 26 9 (B) 61 26 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,153 1,812 17.9 7,926 720 9.1 609 180 29.5 1,618 913 56.4
 Under 18 years 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 809 426 52.6 353 109 30.9 83 46 55.8 374 271 72.4
 25 to 34 years 4,402 809 18.4 3,440 317 9.2 279 81 29.1 683 411 60.2
 35 to 44 years 3,605 355 9.9 3,181 186 5.9 125 35 27.7 299 135 45.0
 45 to 54 years 879 109 12.4 675 58 8.6 68 7 (B) 137 44 31.9
 55 to 64 years 291 58 20.1 204 30 14.8 33 3 (B) 54 26 (B)
 65 years and over 165 55 33.1 74 19 (B) 21 8 (B) 70 27 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
6,977 1,157 16.6 5,264 381 7.2 483 132 27.3 1,230 644 52.3
 Under 18 years 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 554 266 47.9 222 46 20.7 72 39 (B) 260 181 69.4
 25 to 34 years 2,879 495 17.2 2,161 161 7.5 214 61 28.2 504 274 54.3
 35 to 44 years 2,500 236 9.4 2,149 104 4.8 103 19 18.8 248 113 45.5
 45 to 54 years 704 75 10.7 534 39 7.2 59 5 (B) 111 32 29.0
 55 to 64 years 202 40 19.8 138 16 11.3 19 3 (B) 44 22 (B)
 65 years and over 137 44 32.4 59 16 (B) 17 6 (B) 61 22 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,176 656 20.6 2,662 339 12.7 125 48 37.9 388 269 69.3
 Under 18 years 0 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 255 160 62.9 130 63 48.3 11 7 (B) 113 90 79.2
 25 to 34 years 1,523 314 20.6 1,279 156 12.2 65 21 (B) 179 137 76.8
 35 to 44 years 1,104 119 10.8 1,031 82 8.0 22 15 (B) 51 22 (B)
 45 to 54 years 176 33 19.0 141 19 13.8 9 3 (B) 26 11 (B)
 55 to 64 years 89 19 20.9 65 15 (B) 14 0 (B) 9 4 (B)
 65 years and over 29 10 (B) 15 4 (B) 4 2 (B) 10 5 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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