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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 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% 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 10,094 15.5 51,341 5,366 10.5 4,080 953 23.3 9,609 3,775 39.3

Householders by age:
 
  Total
65,029 10,094 15.5 51,341 5,366 10.5 4,080 953 23.3 9,609 3,775 39.3
 Under 18 years 110 45 41.2 3 0 (B) 58 21 (B) 48 24 (B)
 18 to 24 years 2,439 974 39.9 1,073 288 26.9 569 176 31.0 797 510 63.9
 25 to 34 years 10,525 2,515 23.9 7,700 1,162 15.1 908 232 25.5 1,917 1,121 58.5
 35 to 44 years 14,077 2,439 17.3 10,934 1,276 11.7 881 199 22.6 2,262 964 42.6
 45 to 54 years 14,997 1,604 10.7 11,987 843 7.0 873 180 20.7 2,137 581 27.2
 55 to 64 years 11,461 1,094 9.5 10,031 785 7.8 431 79 18.4 1,000 229 22.9
 65 years and over 11,420 1,422 12.4 9,614 1,011 10.5 359 65 18.0 1,447 346 23.9

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
34,289 3,147 9.2 28,936 2,188 7.6 1,994 328 16.4 3,359 632 18.8
 Under 18 years 48 16 (B) 3 0 (B) 24 7 (B) 20 9 (B)
 18 to 24 years 999 159 15.9 484 42 8.8 343 67 19.4 173 50 29.1
 25 to 34 years 2,648 202 7.6 2,124 131 6.2 356 41 11.6 168 29 17.4
 35 to 44 years 2,486 267 10.7 1,949 150 7.7 245 32 13.2 293 84 28.9
 45 to 54 years 7,583 520 6.9 6,296 315 5.0 427 85 20.0 860 120 14.0
 55 to 64 years 9,794 772 7.9 8,831 621 7.0 309 52 16.8 654 99 15.2
 65 years and over 10,731 1,211 11.3 9,248 929 10.0 290 43 14.8 1,193 240 20.1

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,740 6,946 22.6 22,405 3,178 14.2 2,085 625 30.0 6,249 3,143 50.3
 Under 18 years 62 29 (B) 0 0 (X) 34 14 (B) 28 15 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,440 815 56.6 589 246 41.8 226 110 48.4 624 459 73.6
 25 to 34 years 7,877 2,313 29.4 5,576 1,030 18.5 552 190 34.5 1,750 1,092 62.4
 35 to 44 years 11,591 2,173 18.7 8,986 1,127 12.5 636 167 26.2 1,970 879 44.6
 45 to 54 years 7,414 1,084 14.6 5,690 528 9.3 446 95 21.3 1,277 461 36.1
 55 to 64 years 1,667 322 19.3 1,200 165 13.7 122 28 22.6 346 130 37.6
 65 years and over 689 211 30.6 365 83 22.6 69 22 (B) 254 107 41.9

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,163 2,429 18.5 8,663 777 9.0 1,288 350 27.2 3,212 1,303 40.6
 Under 18 years 45 20 (B) 0 0 (X) 28 12 (B) 16 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 890 440 49.4 347 104 30.1 169 77 45.4 375 259 69.1
 25 to 34 years 3,088 621 20.1 2,039 185 9.1 343 102 29.6 705 335 47.5
 35 to 44 years 3,603 566 15.7 2,355 180 7.7 346 75 21.6 902 311 34.5
 45 to 54 years 4,033 487 12.1 2,917 178 6.1 284 59 20.8 832 251 30.1
 55 to 64 years 1,053 171 16.2 771 83 10.7 75 15 (B) 207 73 35.5
 65 years and over 452 124 27.4 234 47 20.0 42 11 (B) 176 66 37.4

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
17,576 4,517 25.7 13,742 2,402 17.5 797 275 34.5 3,037 1,840 60.6
 Under 18 years 18 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 2 (B) 12 7 (B)
 18 to 24 years 549 375 68.3 242 142 58.6 58 33 (B) 250 200 80.2
 25 to 34 years 4,789 1,692 35.3 3,537 845 23.9 208 89 42.6 1,044 757 72.5
 35 to 44 years 7,988 1,606 20.1 6,630 946 14.3 290 92 31.8 1,067 568 53.2
 45 to 54 years 3,380 597 17.7 2,773 351 12.7 162 36 22.3 445 210 47.1
 55 to 64 years 615 151 24.6 429 82 19.1 47 13 (B) 139 57 40.7
 65 years and over 237 87 36.7 131 36 27.3 27 10 (B) 79 41 51.8

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,805 3,845 27.9 10,397 1,872 18.0 874 326 37.2 2,533 1,648 65.1
 Under 18 years 15 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 5 (B) 8 4 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,262 747 59.2 565 240 42.5 137 77 56.5 560 430 76.8
 25 to 34 years 6,041 1,746 28.9 4,555 834 18.3 402 155 38.6 1,084 757 69.8
 35 to 44 years 4,642 883 19.0 3,977 557 14.0 186 59 32.0 479 267 55.7
 45 to 54 years 1,206 258 21.4 909 146 16.1 82 15 17.7 215 98 45.5
 55 to 64 years 417 116 27.8 288 63 21.7 38 6 (B) 91 47 52.1
 65 years and over 221 86 38.6 103 32 31.3 23 9 (B) 95 45 46.7

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
9,514 2,456 25.8 6,926 1,062 15.3 686 236 34.4 1,902 1,158 60.9
 Under 18 years 13 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 8 4 (B)
 18 to 24 years 847 455 53.7 353 113 32.1 114 62 54.9 380 279 73.4
 25 to 34 years 3,948 1,063 26.9 2,849 437 15.3 305 109 35.8 794 516 65.0
 35 to 44 years 3,269 601 18.4 2,729 351 12.9 151 39 25.8 389 211 54.2
 45 to 54 years 953 183 19.2 708 99 14.0 69 9 (B) 176 74 42.2
 55 to 64 years 307 82 26.8 209 40 19.0 24 5 (B) 74 37 (B)
 65 years and over 177 64 36.3 78 22 28.1 18 6 (B) 81 36 44.7

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
4,291 1,389 32.4 3,472 810 23.3 188 90 47.7 631 490 77.6
 Under 18 years 2 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 415 293 70.5 212 127 59.8 23 15 (B) 180 151 83.8
 25 to 34 years 2,093 684 32.7 1,706 397 23.3 96 46 47.5 291 241 82.8
 35 to 44 years 1,373 282 20.5 1,248 205 16.5 35 20 (B) 90 56 61.8
 45 to 54 years 253 76 29.9 201 47 23.3 13 5 (B) 39 23 (B)
 55 to 64 years 110 34 30.8 79 23 28.9 14 1 (B) 16 10 (B)
 65 years and over 45 22 (B) 26 11 (B) 4 2 (B) 15 9 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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