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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 alone
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
9,359 3,782 40.4 4,386 892 20.3 812 345 42.4 4,161 2,546 61.2

Householders by age:
 
  Total
9,359 3,782 40.4 4,386 892 20.3 812 345 42.4 4,161 2,546 61.2
 Under 18 years 36 28 (B) 0 0 (X) 13 12 (B) 22 17 (B)
 18 to 24 years 591 368 62.2 74 29 (B) 124 44 35.7 393 295 75.0
 25 to 34 years 1,952 1,088 55.7 688 185 26.9 182 78 42.8 1,083 825 76.2
 35 to 44 years 2,295 914 39.8 1,048 199 19.0 186 88 47.0 1,061 628 59.2
 45 to 54 years 2,101 591 28.1 1,175 161 13.7 148 63 42.5 779 368 47.3
 55 to 64 years 1,315 388 29.5 805 148 18.4 93 34 36.4 417 206 49.3
 65 years and over 1,068 404 37.9 596 170 28.5 66 27 (B) 406 208 51.2

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,594 872 24.3 2,178 362 16.6 374 114 30.4 1,042 397 38.1
 Under 18 years 8 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 2 1 (B) 6 3 (B)
 18 to 24 years 134 41 30.4 28 10 (B) 63 11 (B) 44 19 (B)
 25 to 34 years 257 31 12.0 156 10 6.6 61 15 (B) 40 6 (B)
 35 to 44 years 446 92 20.5 240 23 9.7 62 20 (B) 145 49 33.7
 45 to 54 years 947 199 21.0 588 70 12.0 74 33 (B) 285 96 33.6
 55 to 64 years 926 209 22.6 631 103 16.4 60 15 (B) 236 91 38.6
 65 years and over 876 298 34.0 537 144 26.9 53 20 (B) 286 134 46.6

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
5,765 2,910 50.5 2,208 530 24.0 438 231 52.7 3,119 2,149 68.9
 Under 18 years 27 25 (B) 0 0 (X) 11 11 (B) 16 14 (B)
 18 to 24 years 457 327 71.6 47 19 (B) 61 33 (B) 349 276 78.9
 25 to 34 years 1,695 1,057 62.3 532 174 32.8 121 63 51.9 1,042 819 78.6
 35 to 44 years 1,849 823 44.5 808 176 21.7 125 68 54.6 916 579 63.2
 45 to 54 years 1,155 393 34.0 588 90 15.4 73 30 (B) 494 272 55.2
 55 to 64 years 389 179 45.9 174 45 25.8 33 19 (B) 181 114 63.1
 65 years and over 192 107 55.6 59 26 (B) 13 7 (B) 119 74 62.1

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,515 1,058 42.1 844 151 17.9 257 115 44.8 1,414 792 56.0
 Under 18 years 16 14 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 10 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 257 169 65.6 17 4 (B) 42 17 (B) 198 148 74.9
 25 to 34 years 585 285 48.6 176 41 23.5 76 38 49.5 333 205 61.7
 35 to 44 years 655 228 34.8 208 31 15.1 57 21 (B) 390 175 45.0
 45 to 54 years 649 203 31.3 297 33 11.0 46 19 (B) 306 151 49.4
 55 to 64 years 235 102 43.2 105 26 25.0 19 10 (B) 112 65 58.1
 65 years and over 117 59 50.0 41 16 (B) 10 4 (B) 66 39 (B)

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,250 1,851 57.0 1,364 379 27.7 181 115 63.9 1,705 1,357 79.6
 Under 18 years 11 11 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 200 158 79.3 30 15 (B) 18 16 (B) 152 127 84.0
 25 to 34 years 1,110 772 69.6 355 133 37.4 45 25 (B) 710 614 86.5
 35 to 44 years 1,194 595 49.8 601 144 24.0 67 47 (B) 526 404 76.8
 45 to 54 years 506 190 37.5 291 58 19.9 27 11 (B) 188 121 64.5
 55 to 64 years 154 77 50.0 70 19 (B) 15 9 (B) 70 49 (B)
 65 years and over 75 48 (B) 18 10 (B) 4 3 (B) 53 35 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,538 1,457 57.4 971 280 28.8 184 106 57.4 1,383 1,072 77.5
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 379 291 76.8 40 19 (B) 33 22 (B) 305 250 81.8
 25 to 34 years 1,056 643 60.9 393 120 30.5 69 42 (B) 594 481 81.1
 35 to 44 years 627 305 48.7 317 86 27.0 44 23 (B) 265 197 74.1
 45 to 54 years 298 126 42.3 154 37 24.0 15 5 (B) 128 84 65.9
 55 to 64 years 110 48 43.8 49 13 (B) 10 5 (B) 50 30 (B)
 65 years and over 57 32 (B) 17 6 (B) 5 3 (B) 34 23 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
1,811 956 52.8 671 148 22.0 147 81 55.0 993 728 73.3
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 253 186 73.4 19 6 (B) 27 16 (B) 207 164 79.1
 25 to 34 years 743 415 55.9 279 73 26.2 56 33 (B) 408 309 75.8
 35 to 44 years 446 194 43.5 208 33 15.9 35 18 (B) 202 142 70.5
 45 to 54 years 228 94 41.1 115 25 21.8 11 2 (B) 103 67 65.2
 55 to 64 years 80 30 37.0 36 7 (B) 8 3 (B) 36 19 (B)
 65 years and over 49 26 (B) 13 3 (B) 5 3 (B) 31 20 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
728 501 68.9 301 132 44.0 37 25 (B) 390 344 88.3
 Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
 18 to 24 years 126 105 83.7 21 13 (B) 6 6 (B) 98 86 87.5
 25 to 34 years 313 227 72.6 114 47 40.9 13 8 (B) 186 172 92.9
 35 to 44 years 181 112 61.5 109 53 48.2 9 5 (B) 63 54 (B)
 45 to 54 years 70 32 (B) 39 12 (B) 5 3 (B) 26 18 (B)
 55 to 64 years 30 19 (B) 14 6 (B) 2 2 (B) 14 11 (B)
 65 years and over 8 6 (B) 4 3 (B) 1 0 (B) 3 3 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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