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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)

Black A.O.I.C.
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
9,625 3,353 34.8 4,530 746 16.5 840 305 36.3 4,254 2,303 54.1

Householders by age:
 
  Total
9,625 3,353 34.8 4,530 746 16.5 840 305 36.3 4,254 2,303 54.1
 Under 18 years 36 28 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 12 (B) 22 16 (B)
 18 to 24 years 612 359 58.7 78 32 41.1 134 44 32.8 400 283 70.9
 25 to 34 years 2,026 1,017 50.2 725 173 23.9 187 66 35.3 1,114 778 69.8
 35 to 44 years 2,364 788 33.3 1,086 157 14.5 192 70 36.7 1,087 561 51.6
 45 to 54 years 2,151 504 23.4 1,198 136 11.4 153 54 35.2 799 313 39.2
 55 to 64 years 1,345 324 24.1 830 121 14.6 93 32 34.2 422 171 40.5
 65 years and over 1,090 332 30.5 614 125 20.4 66 27 (B) 410 180 43.9

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,689 707 19.2 2,233 296 13.3 389 95 24.3 1,067 317 29.7
 Under 18 years 9 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 3 1 (B) 6 3 (B)
 18 to 24 years 142 34 24.0 28 11 (B) 68 11 (B) 46 13 (B)
 25 to 34 years 272 25 9.4 161 10 6.1 64 12 (B) 47 3 (B)
 35 to 44 years 456 74 16.3 242 19 8.1 65 14 (B) 149 40 27.0
 45 to 54 years 967 159 16.4 599 61 10.2 76 24 31.7 292 73 25.1
 55 to 64 years 949 168 17.7 651 89 13.6 60 13 (B) 238 67 28.0
 65 years and over 893 244 27.3 552 107 19.3 53 20 (B) 289 117 40.6

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
5,936 2,645 44.6 2,298 450 19.6 451 210 46.5 3,187 1,986 62.3
 Under 18 years 27 25 (B) 0 0 (X) 11 11 (B) 16 14 (B)
 18 to 24 years 470 325 69.2 50 21 (B) 66 33 (B) 354 270 76.3
 25 to 34 years 1,754 991 56.5 564 163 29.0 123 54 43.7 1,067 774 72.6
 35 to 44 years 1,908 714 37.4 844 138 16.3 126 56 44.1 937 521 55.6
 45 to 54 years 1,183 345 29.2 599 75 12.6 77 30 38.6 507 240 47.4
 55 to 64 years 397 156 39.4 179 33 18.4 33 19 (B) 184 104 56.6
 65 years and over 197 88 44.9 62 19 (B) 13 7 (B) 121 63 51.6

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,583 945 36.6 881 124 14.1 264 107 40.7 1,438 713 49.6
 Under 18 years 16 14 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 10 7 (B)
 18 to 24 years 264 165 62.4 17 4 (B) 47 20 (B) 200 140 70.2
 25 to 34 years 602 266 44.2 186 39 21.2 78 30 38.6 338 197 58.1
 35 to 44 years 676 190 28.2 225 22 9.9 57 17 (B) 393 151 38.4
 45 to 54 years 665 174 26.2 303 29 9.4 47 19 (B) 316 126 40.0
 55 to 64 years 240 92 38.5 108 19 17.6 19 10 (B) 113 63 55.7
 65 years and over 119 44 36.8 41 11 (B) 10 4 (B) 68 29 (B)

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,353 1,700 50.7 1,417 325 23.0 187 103 54.8 1,749 1,272 72.8
 Under 18 years 11 11 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 206 161 77.9 33 18 (B) 19 13 (B) 154 130 84.2
 25 to 34 years 1,152 725 63.0 378 124 32.8 45 24 (B) 728 578 79.3
 35 to 44 years 1,232 524 42.5 619 115 18.6 69 39 (B) 544 370 67.9
 45 to 54 years 518 171 33.0 296 47 15.8 31 11 (B) 191 114 59.6
 55 to 64 years 157 64 40.8 71 14 (B) 15 9 (B) 71 41 (B)
 65 years and over 77 44 57.5 20 8 (B) 4 3 (B) 53 34 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,634 1,377 52.3 1,024 263 25.6 191 94 49.0 1,418 1,020 72.0
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 392 295 75.2 43 21 (B) 39 24 (B) 310 249 80.5
 25 to 34 years 1,102 618 56.1 423 121 28.6 70 34 (B) 609 463 76.1
 35 to 44 years 656 270 41.2 334 73 21.9 46 20 (B) 276 176 64.0
 45 to 54 years 300 110 36.6 155 32 20.7 15 2 (B) 130 76 58.7
 55 to 64 years 113 44 38.5 51 9 (B) 10 5 (B) 52 29 (B)
 65 years and over 59 28 (B) 19 6 (B) 5 3 (B) 35 19 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
1,878 894 47.6 711 144 20.2 154 75 48.9 1,013 675 66.6
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 262 190 72.3 21 8 (B) 31 20 (B) 210 162 77.0
 25 to 34 years 768 391 50.8 298 74 24.8 56 26 (B) 413 291 70.3
 35 to 44 years 473 171 36.1 224 33 14.6 37 15 (B) 211 122 57.9
 45 to 54 years 230 81 35.4 115 21 18.3 11 2 (B) 104 59 56.2
 55 to 64 years 82 28 33.8 38 5 (B) 8 3 (B) 36 19 (B)
 65 years and over 51 22 (B) 15 3 (B) 5 3 (B) 31 16 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
756 483 63.9 313 119 37.9 38 19 (B) 405 345 85.3
 Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
 18 to 24 years 129 105 81.1 22 14 (B) 7 3 (B) 100 88 87.7
 25 to 34 years 334 228 68.2 125 47 37.7 13 8 (B) 196 173 88.1
 35 to 44 years 183 99 54.2 110 40 36.9 9 5 (B) 64 54 (B)
 45 to 54 years 70 28 (B) 39 11 (B) 5 0 (B) 26 18 (B)
 55 to 64 years 32 16 (B) 14 4 (B) 2 2 (B) 16 10 (B)
 65 years and over 8 6 (B) 4 3 (B) 1 0 (B) 3 3 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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