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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)

White alone, not Hispanic
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
54,450 8,464 15.5 44,281 4,805 10.9 3,069 826 26.9 7,100 2,833 39.9

Householders by age:
 
  Total
54,450 8,464 15.5 44,281 4,805 10.9 3,069 826 26.9 7,100 2,833 39.9
 Under 18 years 57 19 (B) 2 0 (B) 32 10 (B) 23 9 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,649 686 41.6 764 202 26.4 348 115 33.2 537 369 68.6
 25 to 34 years 7,855 1,768 22.5 6,011 812 13.5 591 195 33.1 1,253 760 60.7
 35 to 44 years 11,168 1,708 15.3 8,918 876 9.8 658 159 24.2 1,591 674 42.3
 45 to 54 years 12,959 1,406 10.9 10,525 760 7.2 744 178 24.0 1,689 468 27.7
 55 to 64 years 10,285 1,159 11.3 9,147 881 9.6 374 81 21.7 765 197 25.8
 65 years and over 10,477 1,717 16.4 8,914 1,274 14.3 322 87 27.0 1,241 356 28.7

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,793 3,559 11.6 26,530 2,625 9.9 1,531 318 20.8 2,731 616 22.6
 Under 18 years 29 11 (B) 2 0 (B) 16 6 (B) 12 5 (B)
 18 to 24 years 769 131 17.1 402 43 10.6 235 48 20.4 131 41 31.0
 25 to 34 years 2,187 172 7.9 1,866 120 6.4 206 30 14.6 115 22 19.2
 35 to 44 years 2,082 233 11.2 1,704 145 8.5 170 22 13.0 207 66 32.0
 45 to 54 years 6,792 562 8.3 5,711 352 6.2 370 92 24.8 710 118 16.6
 55 to 64 years 8,998 924 10.3 8,207 758 9.2 274 58 21.3 517 107 20.8
 65 years and over 9,937 1,526 15.4 8,637 1,207 14.0 260 61 23.5 1,040 257 24.8

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
23,657 4,905 20.7 17,750 2,180 12.3 1,538 508 33.1 4,368 2,217 50.7
 Under 18 years 28 8 (B) 0 0 (X) 16 4 (B) 12 4 (B)
 18 to 24 years 880 554 63.0 362 159 43.9 113 68 60.0 406 328 80.8
 25 to 34 years 5,668 1,597 28.2 4,144 693 16.7 385 165 42.9 1,139 738 64.8
 35 to 44 years 9,086 1,475 16.2 7,214 731 10.1 488 137 28.1 1,384 607 43.9
 45 to 54 years 6,167 844 13.7 4,814 408 8.5 374 86 23.1 979 350 35.8
 55 to 64 years 1,287 235 18.3 939 123 13.1 100 23 22.7 248 90 36.3
 65 years and over 540 191 35.5 277 67 24.3 62 26 (B) 201 99 49.0

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,508 1,918 18.2 7,127 598 8.4 967 289 29.9 2,415 1,031 42.7
 Under 18 years 20 5 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 4 (B) 6 1 (B)
 18 to 24 years 568 316 55.7 219 68 30.9 92 52 56.1 256 197 76.8
 25 to 34 years 2,417 480 19.9 1,666 137 8.2 248 90 36.4 504 253 50.2
 35 to 44 years 2,893 447 15.5 1,934 124 6.4 274 64 23.3 685 259 37.8
 45 to 54 years 3,425 414 12.1 2,516 161 6.4 243 53 21.6 666 201 30.1
 55 to 64 years 827 129 15.6 608 64 10.6 61 13 (B) 158 52 32.9
 65 years and over 358 126 35.1 183 44 23.9 35 14 (B) 140 68 48.5

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,148 2,987 22.7 10,624 1,582 14.9 572 220 38.5 1,953 1,186 60.7
 Under 18 years 8 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 2 0 (B) 6 3 (B)
 18 to 24 years 313 238 76.2 143 91 64.0 21 16 (B) 149 131 87.7
 25 to 34 years 3,251 1,116 34.3 2,478 556 22.4 138 75 54.6 635 485 76.4
 35 to 44 years 6,193 1,028 16.6 5,280 607 11.5 215 73 34.2 699 348 49.8
 45 to 54 years 2,742 430 15.7 2,298 246 10.7 131 34 25.9 313 150 47.8
 55 to 64 years 461 106 23.1 332 58 17.6 39 10 (B) 90 38 42.1
 65 years and over 181 66 36.2 94 24 25.1 26 12 (B) 61 31 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,153 2,549 25.1 7,926 1,209 15.3 609 256 42.0 1,618 1,084 67.0
 Under 18 years 1 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 1 (B)
 18 to 24 years 809 527 65.1 353 157 44.5 83 57 68.9 374 313 83.7
 25 to 34 years 4,402 1,161 26.4 3,440 558 16.2 279 123 43.9 683 481 70.4
 35 to 44 years 3,605 526 14.6 3,181 329 10.3 125 42 33.6 299 155 51.7
 45 to 54 years 879 168 19.1 675 89 13.3 68 17 (B) 137 61 44.8
 55 to 64 years 291 85 29.3 204 48 23.7 33 5 (B) 54 32 (B)
 65 years and over 165 81 49.0 74 27 (B) 21 13 (B) 70 41 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
6,977 1,639 23.5 5,264 675 12.8 483 186 38.6 1,230 778 63.2
 Under 18 years 1 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 1 (B)
 18 to 24 years 554 325 58.5 222 69 30.9 72 46 (B) 260 210 80.6
 25 to 34 years 2,879 715 24.8 2,161 296 13.7 214 87 40.5 504 332 65.8
 35 to 44 years 2,500 354 14.1 2,149 199 9.3 103 27 25.9 248 128 51.5
 45 to 54 years 704 122 17.4 534 64 12.0 59 12 (B) 111 46 41.4
 55 to 64 years 202 57 28.2 138 27 19.4 19 4 (B) 44 26 (B)
 65 years and over 137 66 48.5 59 20 (B) 17 11 (B) 61 35 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,176 909 28.6 2,662 534 20.1 125 69 55.2 388 306 78.8
 Under 18 years 0 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 255 202 79.3 130 88 67.6 11 11 (B) 113 103 90.8
 25 to 34 years 1,523 447 29.3 1,279 262 20.5 65 36 (B) 179 149 83.3
 35 to 44 years 1,104 172 15.6 1,031 130 12.6 22 15 (B) 51 27 (B)
 45 to 54 years 176 46 25.9 141 26 18.2 9 5 (B) 26 15 (B)
 55 to 64 years 89 28 31.6 65 21 (B) 14 1 (B) 9 6 (B)
 65 years and over 29 15 (B) 15 7 (B) 4 2 (B) 10 6 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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