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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 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6)

White alone
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
64,183 15,225 23.7 50,779 9,031 17.8 3,999 1,409 35.2 9,405 4,785 50.9

Householders by age:
 
  Total
64,183 15,225 23.7 50,779 9,031 17.8 3,999 1,409 35.2 9,405 4,785 50.9
 Under 18 years 108 60 55.1 3 0 (B) 57 29 (B) 48 31 (B)
 18 to 24 years 2,392 1,213 50.7 1,058 410 38.8 548 230 41.9 786 573 72.9
 25 to 34 years 10,329 3,463 33.5 7,580 1,791 23.6 887 363 41.0 1,863 1,309 70.3
 35 to 44 years 13,863 3,491 25.2 10,799 1,987 18.4 866 302 34.8 2,198 1,202 54.7
 45 to 54 years 14,835 2,493 16.8 11,872 1,429 12.0 861 252 29.2 2,102 812 38.6
 55 to 64 years 11,334 1,784 15.7 9,929 1,325 13.3 424 117 27.6 981 342 34.8
 65 years and over 11,322 2,722 24.0 9,537 2,089 21.9 357 117 32.6 1,427 517 36.2

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
33,942 5,592 16.5 28,681 4,073 14.2 1,965 531 27.0 3,295 988 30.0
 Under 18 years 46 23 (B) 3 0 (B) 23 12 (B) 19 10 (B)
 18 to 24 years 975 233 23.9 476 86 18.2 332 92 27.7 168 55 32.8
 25 to 34 years 2,602 309 11.9 2,097 198 9.4 346 77 22.1 159 34 21.6
 35 to 44 years 2,461 395 16.0 1,932 221 11.5 243 63 25.9 286 111 38.7
 45 to 54 years 7,508 869 11.6 6,237 534 8.6 424 116 27.4 847 218 25.8
 55 to 64 years 9,701 1,344 13.9 8,753 1,071 12.2 309 85 27.7 640 188 29.4
 65 years and over 10,648 2,419 22.7 9,183 1,962 21.4 289 86 29.7 1,177 371 31.5

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,241 9,633 31.9 22,098 4,958 22.4 2,034 878 43.2 6,110 3,797 62.2
 Under 18 years 62 37 (B) 0 0 (X) 34 17 (B) 28 20 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,417 980 69.1 583 324 55.6 216 138 63.8 618 518 83.8
 25 to 34 years 7,727 3,154 40.8 5,482 1,593 29.1 541 287 53.1 1,704 1,274 74.8
 35 to 44 years 11,402 3,096 27.2 8,867 1,765 19.9 623 239 38.3 1,912 1,092 57.1
 45 to 54 years 7,326 1,624 22.2 5,634 895 15.9 437 136 31.0 1,255 594 47.3
 55 to 64 years 1,632 440 26.9 1,176 254 21.6 115 32 27.5 341 154 45.1
 65 years and over 674 303 45.0 355 127 35.7 68 31 (B) 250 145 58.1

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
12,948 3,412 26.3 8,543 1,267 14.8 1,253 488 38.9 3,152 1,657 52.6
 Under 18 years 45 25 (B) 0 0 (X) 28 15 (B) 16 11 (B)
 18 to 24 years 877 547 62.3 344 154 44.8 160 96 59.7 372 297 79.7
 25 to 34 years 3,034 889 29.3 2,008 304 15.1 335 158 47.2 691 427 61.8
 35 to 44 years 3,532 793 22.5 2,316 275 11.9 338 106 31.4 879 412 46.9
 45 to 54 years 3,992 739 18.5 2,892 327 11.3 280 78 27.9 819 334 40.7
 55 to 64 years 1,029 229 22.2 756 129 17.0 70 18 (B) 203 83 40.7
 65 years and over 439 190 43.2 227 79 34.7 41 17 (B) 171 94 54.8

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
17,293 6,221 36.0 13,554 3,691 27.2 781 390 49.9 2,957 2,141 72.4
 Under 18 years 18 11 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 2 (B) 12 10 (B)
 18 to 24 years 540 433 80.2 238 170 71.3 56 42 (B) 246 221 89.9
 25 to 34 years 4,693 2,265 48.3 3,474 1,289 37.1 206 129 62.6 1,013 847 83.6
 35 to 44 years 7,870 2,303 29.3 6,551 1,490 22.7 285 133 46.6 1,034 680 65.8
 45 to 54 years 3,335 885 26.6 2,742 568 20.7 157 57 36.5 436 260 59.7
 55 to 64 years 603 211 34.9 420 126 29.9 45 14 (B) 138 71 51.6
 65 years and over 234 113 48.3 128 48 37.5 27 13 (B) 79 52 65.4

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,567 5,146 37.9 10,243 2,823 27.6 854 454 53.1 2,470 1,869 75.7
 Under 18 years 15 13 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 6 (B) 8 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,244 892 71.7 559 311 55.7 129 94 72.6 556 487 87.6
 25 to 34 years 5,938 2,355 39.7 4,483 1,288 28.7 394 223 56.5 1,060 845 79.7
 35 to 44 years 4,559 1,221 26.8 3,918 839 21.4 181 79 43.3 459 303 66.1
 45 to 54 years 1,188 390 32.8 899 243 27.1 82 32 39.1 207 115 55.4
 55 to 64 years 409 148 36.3 284 94 33.0 38 6 (B) 87 48 55.7
 65 years and over 215 125 58.1 100 47 47.0 22 14 (B) 93 63 68.2

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
9,354 3,354 35.9 6,825 1,675 24.5 670 331 49.4 1,859 1,349 72.6
 Under 18 years 13 13 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 8 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 836 559 66.9 350 162 46.2 107 74 68.5 378 324 85.6
 25 to 34 years 3,891 1,454 37.4 2,811 698 24.8 300 159 52.9 780 597 76.5
 35 to 44 years 3,202 830 25.9 2,682 540 20.1 147 53 36.0 373 238 63.7
 45 to 54 years 942 294 31.3 703 179 25.5 69 24 (B) 170 91 53.8
 55 to 64 years 300 107 35.6 205 62 30.1 23 5 (B) 72 40 (B)
 65 years and over 170 96 56.7 74 34 (B) 17 11 (B) 78 52 66.7

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
4,213 1,792 42.5 3,418 1,148 33.6 184 123 66.8 611 520 85.2
 Under 18 years 2 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 408 333 81.6 209 149 71.7 22 20 (B) 178 163 91.8
 25 to 34 years 2,047 901 44.0 1,672 589 35.2 94 64 67.9 280 248 88.6
 35 to 44 years 1,356 391 28.8 1,236 300 24.2 34 26 (B) 86 66 76.5
 45 to 54 years 246 96 38.9 196 64 32.7 13 8 (B) 37 23 (B)
 55 to 64 years 109 42 38.4 79 32 40.5 14 1 (B) 15 9 (B)
 65 years and over 45 28 (B) 26 13 (B) 4 4 (B) 15 11 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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