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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 alone, not Hispanic
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
54,450 6,423 11.8 44,281 3,369 7.6 3,069 659 21.5 7,100 2,395 33.7

Householders by age:
 
  Total
54,450 6,423 11.8 44,281 3,369 7.6 3,069 659 21.5 7,100 2,395 33.7
 Under 18 years 57 16 (B) 2 0 (B) 32 8 (B) 23 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,649 597 36.2 764 158 20.7 348 100 28.8 537 339 63.1
 25 to 34 years 7,855 1,401 17.8 6,011 574 9.6 591 151 25.5 1,253 676 53.9
 35 to 44 years 11,168 1,381 12.4 8,918 668 7.5 658 131 19.8 1,591 582 36.6
 45 to 54 years 12,959 1,076 8.3 10,525 552 5.2 744 147 19.7 1,689 378 22.4
 55 to 64 years 10,285 825 8.0 9,147 610 6.7 374 67 17.8 765 148 19.4
 65 years and over 10,477 1,126 10.8 8,914 806 9.0 322 56 17.4 1,241 264 21.3

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,793 2,458 8.0 26,530 1,749 6.6 1,531 252 16.5 2,731 457 16.7
 Under 18 years 29 9 (B) 2 0 (B) 16 5 (B) 12 5 (B)
 18 to 24 years 769 112 14.6 402 28 6.8 235 44 18.9 131 40 30.7
 25 to 34 years 2,187 125 5.7 1,866 86 4.6 206 24 11.7 115 15 12.8
 35 to 44 years 2,082 193 9.3 1,704 117 6.9 170 19 11.0 207 58 27.8
 45 to 54 years 6,792 409 6.0 5,711 246 4.3 370 78 21.0 710 85 12.0
 55 to 64 years 8,998 633 7.0 8,207 518 6.3 274 48 17.4 517 67 13.0
 65 years and over 9,937 977 9.8 8,637 754 8.7 260 35 13.4 1,040 188 18.1

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
23,657 3,964 16.8 17,750 1,620 9.1 1,538 407 26.4 4,368 1,938 44.4
 Under 18 years 28 7 (B) 0 0 (X) 16 4 (B) 12 3 (B)
 18 to 24 years 880 485 55.1 362 131 36.2 113 56 49.6 406 298 73.5
 25 to 34 years 5,668 1,276 22.5 4,144 488 11.8 385 127 32.9 1,139 661 58.1
 35 to 44 years 9,086 1,188 13.1 7,214 551 7.6 488 112 22.9 1,384 525 37.9
 45 to 54 years 6,167 668 10.8 4,814 306 6.4 374 69 18.4 979 293 29.9
 55 to 64 years 1,287 192 14.9 939 92 9.7 100 19 18.9 248 81 32.7
 65 years and over 540 149 27.6 277 52 18.7 62 21 (B) 201 76 38.0

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,508 1,549 14.7 7,127 436 6.1 967 236 24.4 2,415 876 36.3
 Under 18 years 20 5 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 4 (B) 6 1 (B)
 18 to 24 years 568 268 47.3 219 49 22.5 92 44 47.6 256 175 68.3
 25 to 34 years 2,417 389 16.1 1,666 99 5.9 248 71 28.8 504 219 43.4
 35 to 44 years 2,893 367 12.7 1,934 94 4.9 274 52 18.8 685 221 32.3
 45 to 54 years 3,425 324 9.5 2,516 116 4.6 243 44 18.2 666 164 24.6
 55 to 64 years 827 102 12.3 608 46 7.5 61 10 (B) 158 46 29.0
 65 years and over 358 94 26.2 183 33 17.9 35 11 (B) 140 50 35.6

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,148 2,416 18.4 10,624 1,184 11.1 572 171 29.8 1,953 1,061 54.3
 Under 18 years 8 2 (B) 0 0 (X) 2 0 (B) 6 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 313 217 69.4 143 81 57.2 21 12 (B) 149 123 82.4
 25 to 34 years 3,251 888 27.3 2,478 390 15.7 138 55 40.3 635 443 69.7
 35 to 44 years 6,193 821 13.2 5,280 457 8.7 215 60 28.0 699 303 43.4
 45 to 54 years 2,742 344 12.5 2,298 191 8.3 131 25 18.8 313 129 41.2
 55 to 64 years 461 90 19.5 332 46 13.8 39 9 (B) 90 35 39.2
 65 years and over 181 55 30.5 94 19 20.3 26 10 (B) 61 26 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,153 2,075 20.4 7,926 893 11.3 609 200 32.9 1,618 982 60.6
 Under 18 years 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 809 464 57.4 353 131 37.1 83 49 58.7 374 285 76.2
 25 to 34 years 4,402 929 21.1 3,440 390 11.4 279 96 34.3 683 443 64.9
 35 to 44 years 3,605 422 11.7 3,181 246 7.7 125 35 27.7 299 142 47.4
 45 to 54 years 879 132 15.1 675 70 10.4 68 9 (B) 137 53 39.0
 55 to 64 years 291 69 23.7 204 34 16.9 33 5 (B) 54 30 (B)
 65 years and over 165 57 34.8 74 21 (B) 21 8 (B) 70 28 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
6,977 1,314 18.8 5,264 474 9.0 483 145 30.0 1,230 696 56.6
 Under 18 years 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 554 281 50.7 222 53 23.6 72 39 (B) 260 190 72.8
 25 to 34 years 2,879 574 19.9 2,161 202 9.4 214 70 32.9 504 302 59.8
 35 to 44 years 2,500 278 11.1 2,149 140 6.5 103 19 18.8 248 118 47.7
 45 to 54 years 704 91 13.0 534 46 8.7 59 6 (B) 111 39 35.0
 55 to 64 years 202 45 22.2 138 17 12.3 19 4 (B) 44 24 (B)
 65 years and over 137 45 33.1 59 16 (B) 17 6 (B) 61 23 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,176 760 23.9 2,662 419 15.7 125 55 44.2 388 286 73.6
 Under 18 years 0 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 255 183 71.8 130 78 60.1 11 9 (B) 113 95 83.9
 25 to 34 years 1,523 355 23.3 1,279 188 14.7 65 25 (B) 179 141 79.2
 35 to 44 years 1,104 145 13.1 1,031 106 10.3 22 15 (B) 51 24 (B)
 45 to 54 years 176 41 23.4 141 24 16.8 9 3 (B) 26 14 (B)
 55 to 64 years 89 24 27.0 65 17 (B) 14 1 (B) 9 6 (B)
 65 years and over 29 12 (B) 15 5 (B) 4 2 (B) 10 5 (B)

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