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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, not Hispanic
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
54,450 10,443 19.2 44,281 6,221 14.0 3,069 1,003 32.7 7,100 3,220 45.3

Householders by age:
 
  Total
54,450 10,443 19.2 44,281 6,221 14.0 3,069 1,003 32.7 7,100 3,220 45.3
 Under 18 years 57 22 (B) 2 0 (B) 32 12 (B) 23 9 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,649 765 46.4 764 251 32.9 348 125 36.0 537 388 72.3
 25 to 34 years 7,855 2,058 26.2 6,011 990 16.5 591 240 40.6 1,253 827 66.0
 35 to 44 years 11,168 2,100 18.8 8,918 1,121 12.6 658 209 31.7 1,591 770 48.4
 45 to 54 years 12,959 1,731 13.4 10,525 966 9.2 744 209 28.1 1,689 556 32.9
 55 to 64 years 10,285 1,426 13.9 9,147 1,080 11.8 374 103 27.4 765 243 31.8
 65 years and over 10,477 2,341 22.3 8,914 1,811 20.3 322 104 32.4 1,241 426 34.3

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,793 4,626 15.0 26,530 3,457 13.0 1,531 401 26.2 2,731 768 28.1
 Under 18 years 29 13 (B) 2 0 (B) 16 8 (B) 12 5 (B)
 18 to 24 years 769 163 21.2 402 66 16.4 235 52 22.3 131 44 33.8
 25 to 34 years 2,187 203 9.3 1,866 139 7.5 206 42 20.2 115 22 19.2
 35 to 44 years 2,082 291 14.0 1,704 175 10.3 170 40 23.6 207 76 36.8
 45 to 54 years 6,792 687 10.1 5,711 420 7.4 370 103 27.9 710 164 23.1
 55 to 64 years 8,998 1,152 12.8 8,207 927 11.3 274 80 29.2 517 144 27.9
 65 years and over 9,937 2,117 21.3 8,637 1,730 20.0 260 76 29.0 1,040 312 30.0

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
23,657 5,817 24.6 17,750 2,764 15.6 1,538 602 39.1 4,368 2,452 56.1
 Under 18 years 28 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 16 5 (B) 12 4 (B)
 18 to 24 years 880 602 68.4 362 185 51.2 113 73 64.7 406 344 84.8
 25 to 34 years 5,668 1,855 32.7 4,144 851 20.5 385 198 51.5 1,139 805 70.7
 35 to 44 years 9,086 1,808 19.9 7,214 946 13.1 488 169 34.5 1,384 694 50.1
 45 to 54 years 6,167 1,044 16.9 4,814 546 11.4 374 106 28.3 979 392 40.0
 55 to 64 years 1,287 275 21.3 939 153 16.3 100 23 22.7 248 99 40.0
 65 years and over 540 224 41.6 277 82 29.5 62 29 (B) 201 114 56.6

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,508 2,266 21.6 7,127 758 10.6 967 346 35.8 2,415 1,161 48.1
 Under 18 years 20 6 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 5 (B) 6 1 (B)
 18 to 24 years 568 348 61.2 219 85 38.6 92 56 61.3 256 206 80.5
 25 to 34 years 2,417 582 24.1 1,666 173 10.4 248 115 46.5 504 294 58.4
 35 to 44 years 2,893 521 18.0 1,934 147 7.6 274 79 28.7 685 296 43.1
 45 to 54 years 3,425 516 15.1 2,516 221 8.8 243 63 25.9 666 232 34.8
 55 to 64 years 827 147 17.8 608 79 13.0 61 13 (B) 158 55 34.9
 65 years and over 358 146 40.8 183 54 29.3 35 16 (B) 140 77 54.8

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,148 3,552 27.0 10,624 2,006 18.9 572 256 44.7 1,953 1,291 66.1
 Under 18 years 8 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 2 0 (B) 6 3 (B)
 18 to 24 years 313 254 81.4 143 101 70.5 21 16 (B) 149 138 92.0
 25 to 34 years 3,251 1,273 39.2 2,478 679 27.4 138 83 60.6 635 511 80.5
 35 to 44 years 6,193 1,287 20.8 5,280 799 15.1 215 90 41.9 699 398 57.0
 45 to 54 years 2,742 528 19.3 2,298 325 14.1 131 43 32.9 313 160 51.1
 55 to 64 years 461 128 27.7 332 74 22.3 39 10 (B) 90 44 48.9
 65 years and over 181 78 43.1 94 28 30.1 26 13 (B) 61 37 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,153 2,973 29.3 7,926 1,517 19.1 609 301 49.4 1,618 1,155 71.3
 Under 18 years 1 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 1 (B)
 18 to 24 years 809 570 70.5 353 182 51.5 83 60 72.5 374 329 88.0
 25 to 34 years 4,402 1,347 30.6 3,440 690 20.0 279 150 53.6 683 507 74.3
 35 to 44 years 3,605 654 18.2 3,181 432 13.6 125 49 39.2 299 174 57.9
 45 to 54 years 879 213 24.2 675 126 18.6 68 24 (B) 137 63 46.2
 55 to 64 years 291 94 32.4 204 57 27.9 33 5 (B) 54 33 (B)
 65 years and over 165 93 56.4 74 31 (B) 21 14 (B) 70 48 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
6,977 1,919 27.5 5,264 862 16.4 483 222 45.9 1,230 835 67.9
 Under 18 years 1 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 1 (B)
 18 to 24 years 554 360 64.9 222 88 39.7 72 49 (B) 260 223 85.5
 25 to 34 years 2,879 833 28.9 2,161 367 17.0 214 109 51.0 504 356 70.7
 35 to 44 years 2,500 426 17.0 2,149 254 11.8 103 31 30.5 248 141 56.6
 45 to 54 years 704 160 22.8 534 95 17.8 59 18 (B) 111 48 43.1
 55 to 64 years 202 64 31.7 138 33 24.1 19 4 (B) 44 27 (B)
 65 years and over 137 75 55.1 59 24 (B) 17 11 (B) 61 40 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,176 1,053 33.2 2,662 655 24.6 125 79 63.0 388 319 82.2
 Under 18 years 0 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 255 211 82.7 130 93 71.6 11 11 (B) 113 106 93.8
 25 to 34 years 1,523 514 33.7 1,279 322 25.2 65 40 (B) 179 151 84.4
 35 to 44 years 1,104 228 20.7 1,031 178 17.3 22 17 (B) 51 33 (B)
 45 to 54 years 176 52 29.8 141 31 22.0 9 6 (B) 26 15 (B)
 55 to 64 years 89 30 33.8 65 23 (B) 14 1 (B) 9 6 (B)
 65 years and over 29 18 (B) 15 7 (B) 4 3 (B) 10 8 (B)

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