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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 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6)

All races
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
78,874 17,773 22.5 59,137 8,864 15.0 5,255 1,659 31.6 14,482 7,249 50.1

Householders by age:
 
  Total
78,874 17,773 22.5 59,137 8,864 15.0 5,255 1,659 31.6 14,482 7,249 50.1
 Under 18 years 170 91 53.7 3 0 (B) 82 38 46.1 84 53 63.1
 18 to 24 years 3,232 1,584 49.0 1,207 405 33.5 753 286 37.9 1,272 894 70.3
 25 to 34 years 13,355 4,419 33.1 9,028 1,853 20.5 1,190 408 34.2 3,137 2,158 68.8
 35 to 44 years 17,551 4,157 23.7 12,916 1,997 15.5 1,151 350 30.4 3,484 1,810 51.9
 45 to 54 years 18,120 2,869 15.8 13,981 1,433 10.3 1,075 305 28.4 3,063 1,130 36.9
 55 to 64 years 13,467 2,009 14.9 11,420 1,353 11.8 552 139 25.1 1,495 517 34.6
 65 years and over 12,980 2,644 20.4 10,581 1,822 17.2 452 134 29.6 1,947 688 35.3

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
39,912 5,704 14.3 32,647 3,812 11.7 2,579 589 22.8 4,686 1,303 27.8
 Under 18 years 70 25 (B) 3 0 (B) 34 10 (B) 33 15 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,228 259 21.1 535 75 14.1 444 103 23.3 250 81 32.4
 25 to 34 years 3,220 341 10.6 2,506 211 8.4 475 83 17.4 239 48 20.1
 35 to 44 years 3,130 442 14.1 2,325 221 9.5 342 66 19.3 462 156 33.7
 45 to 54 years 8,966 986 11.0 7,226 558 7.7 532 147 27.5 1,208 282 23.4
 55 to 64 years 11,272 1,410 12.5 9,934 1,072 10.8 390 84 21.4 948 255 26.9
 65 years and over 12,026 2,240 18.6 10,118 1,677 16.6 362 96 26.6 1,547 467 30.2

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
38,962 12,068 31.0 26,490 5,052 19.1 2,676 1,070 40.0 9,796 5,946 60.7
 Under 18 years 100 66 66.1 0 0 (X) 48 27 (B) 52 39 (B)
 18 to 24 years 2,005 1,325 66.1 673 330 49.0 310 183 58.9 1,022 813 79.5
 25 to 34 years 10,135 4,077 40.2 6,522 1,642 25.2 715 325 45.4 2,898 2,110 72.8
 35 to 44 years 14,421 3,715 25.8 10,591 1,777 16.8 808 284 35.1 3,022 1,654 54.7
 45 to 54 years 9,153 1,883 20.6 6,755 876 13.0 543 159 29.2 1,855 848 45.7
 55 to 64 years 2,195 599 27.3 1,486 282 18.9 162 55 34.1 546 262 47.9
 65 years and over 953 404 42.4 463 146 31.4 90 37 41.7 400 221 55.2

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
16,744 4,275 25.5 10,278 1,291 12.6 1,628 568 34.9 4,838 2,417 50.0
 Under 18 years 67 40 (B) 0 0 (X) 36 19 (B) 31 20 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,210 717 59.2 381 142 37.2 225 119 53.0 605 456 75.4
 25 to 34 years 3,934 1,100 28.0 2,407 316 13.1 444 168 37.9 1,083 615 56.8
 35 to 44 years 4,594 978 21.3 2,823 292 10.3 425 115 27.2 1,347 571 42.4
 45 to 54 years 4,965 873 17.6 3,432 306 8.9 344 94 27.3 1,188 474 39.9
 55 to 64 years 1,374 327 23.8 946 149 15.7 99 30 30.6 330 148 45.0
 65 years and over 600 240 40.0 290 86 29.8 55 21 (B) 255 132 51.8

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
22,217 7,793 35.1 16,212 3,761 23.2 1,048 503 48.0 4,957 3,529 71.2
 Under 18 years 33 26 (B) 0 0 (X) 12 8 (B) 21 18 (B)
 18 to 24 years 794 608 76.5 292 188 64.3 85 63 74.6 417 356 85.5
 25 to 34 years 6,201 2,977 48.0 4,114 1,326 32.2 271 156 57.7 1,816 1,495 82.3
 35 to 44 years 9,827 2,736 27.8 7,769 1,485 19.1 383 169 44.0 1,675 1,083 64.7
 45 to 54 years 4,189 1,009 24.1 3,323 570 17.2 199 65 32.6 667 374 56.1
 55 to 64 years 821 271 33.1 541 133 24.6 63 25 (B) 217 113 52.3
 65 years and over 354 164 46.5 173 59 34.2 35 16 (B) 145 89 61.3

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
17,532 6,441 36.7 12,295 2,902 23.6 1,122 535 47.7 4,115 3,004 73.0
 Under 18 years 30 27 (B) 0 0 (X) 13 11 (B) 17 16 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,719 1,193 69.4 637 318 50.0 181 124 68.4 901 751 83.4
 25 to 34 years 7,551 2,928 38.8 5,300 1,320 24.9 493 244 49.5 1,758 1,364 77.6
 35 to 44 years 5,749 1,460 25.4 4,712 858 18.2 246 93 37.7 791 510 64.4
 45 to 54 years 1,613 484 30.0 1,143 252 22.0 105 32 30.3 365 200 54.8
 55 to 64 years 564 195 34.6 365 102 27.8 52 14 (B) 147 80 54.3
 65 years and over 305 153 50.0 138 52 38.0 32 17 (B) 136 84 61.7

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
12,154 4,179 34.4 8,226 1,681 20.4 883 392 44.4 3,045 2,106 69.2
 Under 18 years 28 27 (B) 0 0 (X) 11 11 (B) 17 16 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,146 739 64.5 388 153 39.3 147 94 64.3 611 492 80.5
 25 to 34 years 4,999 1,820 36.4 3,357 722 21.5 379 173 45.8 1,263 924 73.2
 35 to 44 years 4,064 992 24.4 3,234 537 16.6 199 66 33.2 631 390 61.8
 45 to 54 years 1,251 349 27.9 875 172 19.7 86 22 25.5 290 155 53.4
 55 to 64 years 419 135 32.1 268 65 24.4 35 11 (B) 116 59 50.4
 65 years and over 247 118 47.9 103 33 31.6 26 15 (B) 117 71 60.5

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
5,378 2,261 42.0 4,069 1,221 30.0 239 142 59.7 1,070 898 83.9
 Under 18 years 2 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 573 454 79.2 249 166 66.5 34 29 (B) 289 259 89.3
 25 to 34 years 2,553 1,109 43.4 1,943 598 30.8 114 71 62.0 495 440 88.8
 35 to 44 years 1,684 468 27.8 1,477 321 21.7 47 27 (B) 160 120 74.9
 45 to 54 years 362 135 37.2 268 80 29.8 19 10 (B) 75 45 (B)
 55 to 64 years 145 61 41.9 97 36 37.3 17 3 (B) 31 21 (B)
 65 years and over 59 35 (B) 34 20 (B) 6 2 (B) 18 13 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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