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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)

Black A.O.I.C.
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
9,625 4,344 45.1 4,530 1,150 25.4 840 390 46.5 4,254 2,803 65.9

Householders by age:
 
  Total
9,625 4,344 45.1 4,530 1,150 25.4 840 390 46.5 4,254 2,803 65.9
 Under 18 years 36 28 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 12 (B) 22 17 (B)
 18 to 24 years 612 405 66.2 78 40 50.9 134 60 44.4 400 306 76.6
 25 to 34 years 2,026 1,239 61.2 725 256 35.3 187 86 46.0 1,114 897 80.5
 35 to 44 years 2,364 1,036 43.8 1,086 246 22.7 192 96 50.2 1,087 693 63.8
 45 to 54 years 2,151 703 32.7 1,198 212 17.7 153 67 43.5 799 425 53.1
 55 to 64 years 1,345 461 34.2 830 185 22.3 93 40 43.3 422 235 55.8
 65 years and over 1,090 471 43.2 614 212 34.5 66 30 (B) 410 229 55.9

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,689 1,067 28.9 2,233 475 21.3 389 131 33.6 1,067 461 43.2
 Under 18 years 9 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 3 1 (B) 6 3 (B)
 18 to 24 years 142 52 36.6 28 12 (B) 68 18 (B) 46 22 (B)
 25 to 34 years 272 52 19.1 161 22 13.6 64 16 (B) 47 14 (B)
 35 to 44 years 456 111 24.4 242 36 14.7 65 21 (B) 149 54 36.3
 45 to 54 years 967 237 24.5 599 94 15.7 76 33 43.3 292 110 37.7
 55 to 64 years 949 259 27.3 651 128 19.7 60 19 (B) 238 112 47.1
 65 years and over 893 352 39.4 552 183 33.2 53 23 (B) 289 146 50.5

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
5,936 3,277 55.2 2,298 675 29.4 451 260 57.5 3,187 2,342 73.5
 Under 18 years 27 25 (B) 0 0 (X) 11 11 (B) 16 14 (B)
 18 to 24 years 470 353 75.2 50 28 (B) 66 42 (B) 354 284 80.2
 25 to 34 years 1,754 1,187 67.7 564 234 41.5 123 70 56.6 1,067 884 82.8
 35 to 44 years 1,908 925 48.5 844 211 25.0 126 75 59.2 937 639 68.2
 45 to 54 years 1,183 466 39.4 599 118 19.7 77 34 43.7 507 314 62.0
 55 to 64 years 397 201 50.7 179 56 31.5 33 22 (B) 184 123 67.0
 65 years and over 197 119 60.5 62 28 (B) 13 7 (B) 121 83 68.8

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,583 1,227 47.5 881 202 22.9 264 133 50.3 1,438 893 62.1
 Under 18 years 16 14 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 10 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 264 182 69.2 17 4 (B) 47 24 (B) 200 154 77.0
 25 to 34 years 602 332 55.2 186 54 29.2 78 45 57.0 338 234 69.0
 35 to 44 years 676 263 38.9 225 42 18.5 57 21 (B) 393 200 50.9
 45 to 54 years 665 254 38.1 303 53 17.4 47 19 (B) 316 182 57.5
 55 to 64 years 240 115 47.8 108 31 28.3 19 13 (B) 113 71 63.0
 65 years and over 119 67 56.4 41 18 (B) 10 4 (B) 68 45 (B)

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,353 2,049 61.1 1,417 473 33.4 187 127 67.7 1,749 1,449 82.9
 Under 18 years 11 11 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 206 171 82.9 33 24 (B) 19 17 (B) 154 130 84.3
 25 to 34 years 1,152 855 74.2 378 180 47.5 45 25 (B) 728 650 89.3
 35 to 44 years 1,232 662 53.7 619 169 27.3 69 53 (B) 544 439 80.7
 45 to 54 years 518 212 41.0 296 65 22.0 31 14 (B) 191 133 69.5
 55 to 64 years 157 86 55.2 71 26 (B) 15 9 (B) 71 52 (B)
 65 years and over 77 52 66.7 20 10 (B) 4 3 (B) 53 38 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,634 1,619 61.5 1,024 362 35.3 191 119 62.3 1,418 1,138 80.3
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 392 313 80.0 43 26 (B) 39 29 (B) 310 258 83.3
 25 to 34 years 1,102 719 65.2 423 168 39.6 70 45 (B) 609 506 83.1
 35 to 44 years 656 350 53.3 334 107 31.9 46 26 (B) 276 217 78.8
 45 to 54 years 300 138 45.9 155 41 26.4 15 5 (B) 130 92 71.0
 55 to 64 years 113 52 46.3 51 15 (B) 10 5 (B) 52 32 (B)
 65 years and over 59 35 (B) 19 6 (B) 5 3 (B) 35 26 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
1,878 1,074 57.2 711 198 27.8 154 94 61.0 1,013 782 77.2
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 262 200 76.3 21 8 (B) 31 22 (B) 210 171 81.2
 25 to 34 years 768 470 61.2 298 104 34.8 56 37 (B) 413 329 79.6
 35 to 44 years 473 226 47.8 224 45 19.9 37 21 (B) 211 160 75.7
 45 to 54 years 230 104 45.4 115 29 25.1 11 2 (B) 104 74 70.8
 55 to 64 years 82 32 39.6 38 9 (B) 8 3 (B) 36 20 (B)
 65 years and over 51 29 (B) 15 3 (B) 5 3 (B) 31 22 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
756 546 72.2 313 164 52.4 38 26 (B) 405 356 87.9
 Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
 18 to 24 years 129 113 87.4 22 18 (B) 7 7 (B) 100 88 87.7
 25 to 34 years 334 249 74.7 125 64 51.1 13 8 (B) 196 177 90.5
 35 to 44 years 183 124 67.5 110 62 56.4 9 5 (B) 64 57 (B)
 45 to 54 years 70 33 (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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