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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

White alone
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
64,183 13,748 21.4 50,779 7,974 15.7 3,999 1,278 31.9 9,405 4,496 47.8

Householders by age:
 
  Total
64,183 13,748 21.4 50,779 7,974 15.7 3,999 1,278 31.9 9,405 4,496 47.8
 Under 18 years 108 54 50.4 3 0 (B) 57 26 (B) 48 28 (B)
 18 to 24 years 2,392 1,140 47.7 1,058 361 34.1 548 216 39.4 786 564 71.7
 25 to 34 years 10,329 3,206 31.0 7,580 1,629 21.5 887 322 36.3 1,863 1,255 67.4
 35 to 44 years 13,863 3,168 22.9 10,799 1,775 16.4 866 264 30.5 2,198 1,130 51.4
 45 to 54 years 14,835 2,205 14.9 11,872 1,234 10.4 861 234 27.2 2,102 737 35.1
 55 to 64 years 11,334 1,605 14.2 9,929 1,186 11.9 424 106 25.0 981 313 31.9
 65 years and over 11,322 2,368 20.9 9,537 1,789 18.8 357 109 30.5 1,427 470 32.9

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
33,942 4,923 14.5 28,681 3,563 12.4 1,965 479 24.3 3,295 881 26.7
 Under 18 years 46 21 (B) 3 0 (B) 23 11 (B) 19 10 (B)
 18 to 24 years 975 201 20.6 476 65 13.7 332 84 25.4 168 51 30.6
 25 to 34 years 2,602 282 10.8 2,097 182 8.7 346 66 19.0 159 34 21.6
 35 to 44 years 2,461 358 14.6 1,932 201 10.4 243 52 21.6 286 104 36.6
 45 to 54 years 7,508 770 10.3 6,237 483 7.7 424 110 25.9 847 177 21.0
 55 to 64 years 9,701 1,201 12.4 8,753 959 11.0 309 74 24.1 640 167 26.2
 65 years and over 10,648 2,089 19.6 9,183 1,673 18.2 289 81 28.1 1,177 335 28.5

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,241 8,826 29.2 22,098 4,411 20.0 2,034 799 39.3 6,110 3,616 59.2
 Under 18 years 62 33 (B) 0 0 (X) 34 16 (B) 28 18 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,417 939 66.3 583 296 50.7 216 131 60.8 618 513 82.9
 25 to 34 years 7,727 2,924 37.8 5,482 1,447 26.4 541 257 47.5 1,704 1,221 71.6
 35 to 44 years 11,402 2,810 24.6 8,867 1,573 17.7 623 212 34.0 1,912 1,025 53.6
 45 to 54 years 7,326 1,435 19.6 5,634 751 13.3 437 124 28.4 1,255 560 44.6
 55 to 64 years 1,632 405 24.8 1,176 228 19.4 115 32 27.5 341 145 42.7
 65 years and over 674 279 41.3 355 116 32.8 68 28 (B) 250 134 53.6

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
12,948 3,104 24.0 8,543 1,101 12.9 1,253 441 35.2 3,152 1,562 49.5
 Under 18 years 45 22 (B) 0 0 (X) 28 14 (B) 16 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 877 520 59.3 344 133 38.5 160 92 57.7 372 295 79.3
 25 to 34 years 3,034 804 26.5 2,008 271 13.5 335 136 40.6 691 397 57.5
 35 to 44 years 3,532 719 20.3 2,316 247 10.7 338 91 27.1 879 381 43.3
 45 to 54 years 3,992 653 16.3 2,892 265 9.1 280 74 26.5 819 314 38.3
 55 to 64 years 1,029 215 20.9 756 117 15.5 70 18 (B) 203 80 39.3
 65 years and over 439 171 39.0 227 69 30.4 41 16 (B) 171 87 50.8

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
17,293 5,722 33.1 13,554 3,310 24.4 781 358 45.9 2,957 2,054 69.4
 Under 18 years 18 11 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 2 (B) 12 10 (B)
 18 to 24 years 540 419 77.6 238 163 68.4 56 39 (B) 246 217 88.4
 25 to 34 years 4,693 2,120 45.2 3,474 1,176 33.8 206 121 58.6 1,013 823 81.3
 35 to 44 years 7,870 2,091 26.6 6,551 1,326 20.2 285 120 42.3 1,034 645 62.4
 45 to 54 years 3,335 783 23.5 2,742 487 17.7 157 50 31.9 436 246 56.4
 55 to 64 years 603 190 31.6 420 111 26.3 45 14 (B) 138 66 47.7
 65 years and over 234 107 45.7 128 48 37.1 27 12 (B) 79 47 59.8

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,567 4,771 35.2 10,243 2,542 24.8 854 416 48.7 2,470 1,814 73.4
 Under 18 years 15 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 6 (B) 8 7 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,244 856 68.8 559 284 50.9 129 89 69.1 556 483 86.8
 25 to 34 years 5,938 2,191 36.9 4,483 1,171 26.1 394 201 50.9 1,060 819 77.2
 35 to 44 years 4,559 1,112 24.4 3,918 751 19.2 181 71 39.1 459 290 63.2
 45 to 54 years 1,188 342 28.8 899 202 22.4 82 29 35.6 207 111 53.8
 55 to 64 years 409 140 34.2 284 87 30.5 38 6 (B) 87 47 54.1
 65 years and over 215 117 54.6 100 47 47.0 22 13 (B) 93 57 61.5

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
9,354 3,103 33.2 6,825 1,494 21.9 670 306 45.7 1,859 1,303 70.1
 Under 18 years 13 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 8 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 836 533 63.7 350 139 39.8 107 72 67.2 378 321 84.9
 25 to 34 years 3,891 1,352 34.7 2,811 639 22.7 300 143 47.5 780 570 73.1
 35 to 44 years 3,202 758 23.7 2,682 480 17.9 147 48 32.4 373 231 61.7
 45 to 54 years 942 255 27.1 703 145 20.6 69 22 (B) 170 88 51.9
 55 to 64 years 300 101 33.7 205 57 28.0 23 5 (B) 72 38 (B)
 65 years and over 170 92 54.2 74 34 (B) 17 11 (B) 78 48 61.2

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
4,213 1,668 39.6 3,418 1,048 30.7 184 109 59.3 611 511 83.7
 Under 18 years 2 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 408 324 79.3 209 145 69.5 22 17 (B) 178 161 90.9
 25 to 34 years 2,047 839 41.0 1,672 533 31.8 94 58 61.9 280 248 88.6
 35 to 44 years 1,356 354 26.1 1,236 271 21.9 34 23 (B) 86 60 69.8
 45 to 54 years 246 87 35.4 196 57 29.1 13 7 (B) 37 23 (B)
 55 to 64 years 109 39 35.7 79 29 36.9 14 1 (B) 15 9 (B)
 65 years and over 45 25 (B) 26 13 (B) 4 2 (B) 15 9 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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