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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)

Hispanic (of any race)
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
10,503 3,358 32.0 6,911 1,767 25.6 1,021 268 26.2 2,571 1,323 51.5

Householders by age:
 
  Total
10,503 3,358 32.0 6,911 1,767 25.6 1,021 268 26.2 2,571 1,323 51.5
 Under 18 years 54 31 (B) 1 0 (B) 25 13 (B) 27 18 (B)
 18 to 24 years 819 353 43.1 314 116 37.1 221 60 27.1 284 177 62.4
 25 to 34 years 2,679 1,047 39.1 1,668 523 31.3 324 87 26.9 687 437 63.6
 35 to 44 years 2,908 949 32.6 1,998 532 26.6 219 57 26.3 690 359 52.0
 45 to 54 years 2,031 492 24.2 1,443 262 18.2 133 36 26.7 455 195 42.8
 55 to 64 years 1,130 244 21.6 838 160 19.2 60 11 (B) 232 72 31.1
 65 years and over 882 242 27.4 649 172 26.6 38 4 (B) 196 66 33.5

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,385 580 17.1 2,294 367 16.0 477 63 13.2 614 151 24.5
 Under 18 years 17 7 (B) 1 0 (B) 8 3 (B) 8 4 (B)
 18 to 24 years 234 40 16.9 82 14 17.0 112 19 16.6 41 7 (B)
 25 to 34 years 450 69 15.4 248 38 15.1 150 17 11.4 52 15 (B)
 35 to 44 years 397 54 13.7 241 22 9.2 73 11 (B) 83 21 25.5
 45 to 54 years 789 102 13.0 575 60 10.5 59 8 (B) 155 34 21.8
 55 to 64 years 762 123 16.1 584 90 15.5 43 2 (B) 135 31 22.7
 65 years and over 736 185 25.2 563 143 25.3 31 3 (B) 142 39 27.9

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
7,117 2,777 39.0 4,617 1,400 30.3 544 205 37.6 1,957 1,173 59.9
 Under 18 years 36 24 (B) 0 0 (X) 17 10 (B) 19 14 (B)
 18 to 24 years 584 314 53.7 232 103 44.1 109 41 37.8 243 170 69.9
 25 to 34 years 2,229 978 43.9 1,420 485 34.2 174 70 40.2 636 423 66.5
 35 to 44 years 2,511 894 35.6 1,758 510 29.0 146 46 31.8 607 338 55.6
 45 to 54 years 1,242 390 31.4 868 202 23.3 74 27 (B) 300 161 53.7
 55 to 64 years 368 121 32.8 254 70 27.7 17 9 (B) 98 42 42.8
 65 years and over 146 56 38.6 85 30 34.8 7 1 (B) 54 26 (B)

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,628 784 29.8 1,493 280 18.8 313 102 32.5 821 402 48.9
 Under 18 years 26 16 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 9 (B) 11 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 333 154 46.2 127 40 31.5 72 24 (B) 134 90 67.4
 25 to 34 years 670 214 32.0 358 69 19.3 96 31 31.9 216 115 53.2
 35 to 44 years 699 166 23.7 409 70 17.0 72 19 (B) 217 76 35.2
 45 to 54 years 600 146 24.4 396 53 13.3 42 14 (B) 162 79 49.0
 55 to 64 years 212 63 29.5 157 36 23.2 10 5 (B) 45 21 (B)
 65 years and over 88 24 27.4 45 12 (B) 6 0 (B) 36 12 (B)

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
4,489 1,994 44.4 3,124 1,120 35.8 231 103 44.6 1,135 771 67.9
 Under 18 years 11 8 (B) 0 0 (X) 3 2 (B) 7 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 251 159 63.5 105 62 59.5 37 17 (B) 109 80 72.9
 25 to 34 years 1,559 763 49.0 1,062 416 39.2 78 39 50.4 420 308 73.4
 35 to 44 years 1,812 729 40.2 1,349 441 32.7 74 27 (B) 390 261 66.9
 45 to 54 years 642 244 38.0 472 149 31.6 32 13 (B) 138 82 59.1
 55 to 64 years 156 58 37.3 96 34 35.1 7 4 (B) 53 20 (B)
 65 years and over 58 32 (B) 40 17 (B) 1 1 (B) 18 14 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,704 1,660 44.8 2,460 882 35.9 267 114 42.5 976 665 68.1
 Under 18 years 14 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 5 (B) 8 5 (B)
 18 to 24 years 478 273 57.1 217 96 44.4 51 22 (B) 209 154 73.6
 25 to 34 years 1,656 760 45.9 1,103 388 35.2 127 61 48.3 426 310 72.9
 35 to 44 years 1,030 423 41.1 777 282 36.3 63 18 (B) 190 123 64.9
 45 to 54 years 347 129 37.3 248 79 32.0 14 5 (B) 85 45 52.6
 55 to 64 years 127 39 30.9 86 24 27.9 5 2 (B) 36 14 (B)
 65 years and over 53 27 (B) 30 12 (B) 1 1 (B) 22 14 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,570 1,057 41.1 1,646 518 31.4 205 83 40.7 719 456 63.5
 Under 18 years 13 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 8 5 (B)
 18 to 24 years 303 156 51.4 130 46 35.3 38 18 (B) 135 92 68.6
 25 to 34 years 1,090 457 41.9 682 202 29.6 96 41 42.5 312 214 68.6
 35 to 44 years 761 296 38.9 559 189 33.7 50 16 (B) 151 91 60.4
 45 to 54 years 264 92 34.9 187 57 30.3 10 3 (B) 67 33 (B)
 55 to 64 years 105 30 28.6 71 17 (B) 5 2 (B) 29 11 (B)
 65 years and over 34 17 (B) 17 7 (B) 0 0 (B) 17 10 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
1,134 603 53.2 815 365 44.7 62 30 (B) 257 208 81.0
 Under 18 years 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X)
 18 to 24 years 174 117 67.0 87 51 58.0 12 4 (B) 75 62 (B)
 25 to 34 years 566 303 53.6 421 187 44.3 31 21 (B) 113 96 84.8
 35 to 44 years 269 127 47.3 217 93 42.8 13 2 (B) 39 32 (B)
 45 to 54 years 83 37 44.8 61 23 (B) 4 2 (B) 18 12 (B)
 55 to 64 years 22 9 (B) 15 7 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 3 (B)
 65 years and over 19 9 (B) 13 5 (B) 1 1 (B) 5 4 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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