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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)

Black A.O.I.C.
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
9,625 3,889 40.4 4,530 930 20.5 840 359 42.7 4,254 2,600 61.1

Householders by age:
 
  Total
9,625 3,889 40.4 4,530 930 20.5 840 359 42.7 4,254 2,600 61.1
 Under 18 years 36 28 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 12 (B) 22 17 (B)
 18 to 24 years 612 386 63.1 78 32 41.2 134 53 39.4 400 301 75.3
 25 to 34 years 2,026 1,125 55.5 725 202 27.9 187 78 41.6 1,114 845 75.9
 35 to 44 years 2,364 935 39.5 1,086 203 18.7 192 89 46.6 1,087 643 59.2
 45 to 54 years 2,151 606 28.2 1,198 165 13.7 153 67 43.5 799 374 46.8
 55 to 64 years 1,345 399 29.6 830 156 18.8 93 34 36.3 422 209 49.5
 65 years and over 1,090 410 37.6 614 173 28.1 66 27 (B) 410 211 51.5

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,689 893 24.2 2,233 371 16.6 389 117 30.1 1,067 404 37.9
 Under 18 years 9 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 3 1 (B) 6 3 (B)
 18 to 24 years 142 46 32.6 28 11 (B) 68 15 (B) 46 21 (B)
 25 to 34 years 272 35 12.9 161 12 7.5 64 15 (B) 47 8 (B)
 35 to 44 years 456 92 20.1 242 23 9.6 65 20 (B) 149 49 32.7
 45 to 54 years 967 199 20.6 599 71 11.8 76 33 43.3 292 96 32.8
 55 to 64 years 949 216 22.7 651 108 16.6 60 15 (B) 238 93 39.0
 65 years and over 893 301 33.7 552 147 26.6 53 20 (B) 289 135 46.7

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
5,936 2,997 50.5 2,298 559 24.3 451 242 53.6 3,187 2,196 68.9
 Under 18 years 27 25 (B) 0 0 (X) 11 11 (B) 16 14 (B)
 18 to 24 years 470 340 72.3 50 22 (B) 66 38 (B) 354 280 79.0
 25 to 34 years 1,754 1,090 62.2 564 190 33.7 123 63 51.1 1,067 837 78.5
 35 to 44 years 1,908 843 44.2 844 179 21.3 126 70 55.2 937 594 63.4
 45 to 54 years 1,183 406 34.3 599 94 15.7 77 34 43.7 507 279 55.0
 55 to 64 years 397 183 46.1 179 48 26.8 33 19 (B) 184 116 63.0
 65 years and over 197 109 55.4 62 26 (B) 13 7 (B) 121 76 62.8

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,583 1,086 42.0 881 162 18.4 264 120 45.5 1,438 804 55.9
 Under 18 years 16 14 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 10 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 264 175 66.3 17 4 (B) 47 21 (B) 200 150 75.0
 25 to 34 years 602 293 48.7 186 45 24.2 78 38 48.4 338 211 62.2
 35 to 44 years 676 229 33.9 225 32 14.4 57 21 (B) 393 175 44.6
 45 to 54 years 665 209 31.5 303 36 11.8 47 19 (B) 316 154 48.8
 55 to 64 years 240 105 43.6 108 29 26.9 19 10 (B) 113 65 57.5
 65 years and over 119 61 50.8 41 16 (B) 10 4 (B) 68 41 (B)

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,353 1,911 57.0 1,417 397 28.0 187 122 65.0 1,749 1,392 79.6
 Under 18 years 11 11 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 206 165 80.0 33 18 (B) 19 17 (B) 154 130 84.3
 25 to 34 years 1,152 797 69.2 378 145 38.4 45 25 (B) 728 626 86.0
 35 to 44 years 1,232 614 49.9 619 147 23.8 69 48 (B) 544 419 76.9
 45 to 54 years 518 197 38.0 296 58 19.6 31 14 (B) 191 124 65.1
 55 to 64 years 157 78 50.1 71 19 (B) 15 9 (B) 71 51 (B)
 65 years and over 77 48 62.4 20 10 (B) 4 3 (B) 53 35 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,634 1,509 57.3 1,024 299 29.2 191 113 59.0 1,418 1,097 77.3
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 392 304 77.5 43 22 (B) 39 28 (B) 310 254 82.0
 25 to 34 years 1,102 667 60.5 423 134 31.6 70 42 (B) 609 491 80.6
 35 to 44 years 656 315 48.0 334 87 26.0 46 25 (B) 276 203 73.7
 45 to 54 years 300 128 42.7 155 37 24.1 15 5 (B) 130 86 66.3
 55 to 64 years 113 51 45.0 51 14 (B) 10 5 (B) 52 32 (B)
 65 years and over 59 33 (B) 19 6 (B) 5 3 (B) 35 24 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
1,878 990 52.7 711 159 22.4 154 87 56.8 1,013 743 73.4
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 262 195 74.2 21 8 (B) 31 20 (B) 210 167 79.3
 25 to 34 years 768 429 55.8 298 81 27.1 56 33 (B) 413 314 76.1
 35 to 44 years 473 202 42.7 224 34 15.2 37 20 (B) 211 148 69.9
 45 to 54 years 230 95 41.5 115 25 21.9 11 2 (B) 104 68 65.7
 55 to 64 years 82 31 37.7 38 8 (B) 8 3 (B) 36 19 (B)
 65 years and over 51 27 (B) 15 3 (B) 5 3 (B) 31 20 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
756 519 68.6 313 140 44.7 38 26 (B) 405 353 87.3
 Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
 18 to 24 years 129 109 84.2 22 14 (B) 7 7 (B) 100 88 87.7
 25 to 34 years 334 238 71.3 125 53 42.6 13 8 (B) 196 177 90.3
 35 to 44 years 183 113 61.6 110 53 47.9 9 5 (B) 64 56 (B)
 45 to 54 years 70 32 (B) 39 12 (B) 5 3 (B) 26 18 (B)
 55 to 64 years 32 20 (B) 14 6 (B) 2 2 (B) 16 12 (B)
 65 years and over 8 6 (B) 4 3 (B) 1 0 (B) 3 3 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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