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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 alone
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
9,359 4,225 45.1 4,386 1,108 25.3 812 376 46.3 4,161 2,742 65.9

Householders by age:
 
  Total
9,359 4,225 45.1 4,386 1,108 25.3 812 376 46.3 4,161 2,742 65.9
 Under 18 years 36 28 (B) 0 0 (X) 13 12 (B) 22 17 (B)
 18 to 24 years 591 387 65.5 74 37 (B) 124 51 41.0 393 300 76.3
 25 to 34 years 1,952 1,201 61.5 688 238 34.6 182 86 47.4 1,083 877 81.0
 35 to 44 years 2,295 1,013 44.1 1,048 242 23.1 186 94 50.7 1,061 676 63.8
 45 to 54 years 2,101 684 32.6 1,175 208 17.7 148 63 42.5 779 413 53.1
 55 to 64 years 1,315 449 34.1 805 176 21.9 93 40 43.5 417 232 55.6
 65 years and over 1,068 462 43.3 596 207 34.7 66 30 (B) 406 226 55.7

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,594 1,040 28.9 2,178 462 21.2 374 128 34.1 1,042 451 43.3
 Under 18 years 8 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 2 1 (B) 6 3 (B)
 18 to 24 years 134 47 34.6 28 12 (B) 63 15 (B) 44 20 (B)
 25 to 34 years 257 48 18.6 156 20 12.9 61 16 (B) 40 11 (B)
 35 to 44 years 446 111 24.9 240 36 14.9 62 21 (B) 145 54 37.4
 45 to 54 years 947 234 24.7 588 94 15.9 74 33 (B) 285 108 37.9
 55 to 64 years 926 252 27.2 631 123 19.4 60 19 (B) 236 110 46.7
 65 years and over 876 346 39.5 537 178 33.2 53 23 (B) 286 144 50.5

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
5,765 3,185 55.2 2,208 646 29.2 438 248 56.7 3,119 2,291 73.5
 Under 18 years 27 25 (B) 0 0 (X) 11 11 (B) 16 14 (B)
 18 to 24 years 457 341 74.5 47 25 (B) 61 36 (B) 349 280 80.0
 25 to 34 years 1,695 1,154 68.0 532 218 41.0 121 70 57.5 1,042 866 83.1
 35 to 44 years 1,849 902 48.8 808 207 25.6 125 73 58.6 916 622 67.9
 45 to 54 years 1,155 450 39.0 588 114 19.5 73 30 (B) 494 306 61.9
 55 to 64 years 389 197 50.6 174 53 30.6 33 22 (B) 181 122 67.2
 65 years and over 192 117 60.8 59 28 (B) 13 7 (B) 119 81 68.3

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,515 1,197 47.6 844 191 22.6 257 128 49.8 1,414 878 62.1
 Under 18 years 16 14 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 10 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 257 176 68.5 17 4 (B) 42 20 (B) 198 152 77.0
 25 to 34 years 585 324 55.3 176 51 28.8 76 45 58.2 333 228 68.7
 35 to 44 years 655 262 40.0 208 41 19.6 57 21 (B) 390 200 51.3
 45 to 54 years 649 245 37.7 297 49 16.7 46 19 (B) 306 176 57.5
 55 to 64 years 235 112 47.5 105 28 26.4 19 13 (B) 112 71 63.7
 65 years and over 117 65 55.6 41 18 (B) 10 4 (B) 66 43 (B)

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,250 1,988 61.2 1,364 455 33.3 181 120 66.6 1,705 1,412 82.8
 Under 18 years 11 11 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 200 164 82.3 30 21 (B) 18 16 (B) 152 127 84.0
 25 to 34 years 1,110 830 74.8 355 167 47.1 45 25 (B) 710 638 89.8
 35 to 44 years 1,194 640 53.6 601 166 27.7 67 52 (B) 526 422 80.2
 45 to 54 years 506 205 40.6 291 65 22.3 27 11 (B) 188 130 69.0
 55 to 64 years 154 85 55.3 70 26 (B) 15 9 (B) 70 51 (B)
 65 years and over 75 52 (B) 18 10 (B) 4 3 (B) 53 38 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,538 1,566 61.7 971 342 35.2 184 112 60.9 1,383 1,112 80.4
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 379 301 79.4 40 23 (B) 33 24 (B) 305 254 83.2
 25 to 34 years 1,056 695 65.8 393 154 39.1 69 45 (B) 594 496 83.6
 35 to 44 years 627 339 54.1 317 106 33.3 44 24 (B) 265 209 78.8
 45 to 54 years 298 136 45.6 154 41 26.3 15 5 (B) 128 91 70.7
 55 to 64 years 110 50 45.2 49 14 (B) 10 5 (B) 50 30 (B)
 65 years and over 57 34 (B) 17 6 (B) 5 3 (B) 34 25 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
1,811 1,038 57.3 671 186 27.7 147 87 59.4 993 765 77.0
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 253 191 75.6 19 6 (B) 27 17 (B) 207 168 81.1
 25 to 34 years 743 457 61.5 279 96 34.5 56 37 (B) 408 324 79.3
 35 to 44 years 446 217 48.6 208 44 21.0 35 19 (B) 202 153 75.9
 45 to 54 years 228 103 45.0 115 29 24.9 11 2 (B) 103 72 70.4
 55 to 64 years 80 31 38.9 36 8 (B) 8 3 (B) 36 20 (B)
 65 years and over 49 28 (B) 13 3 (B) 5 3 (B) 31 22 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
728 528 72.6 301 156 52.0 37 25 (B) 390 347 89.0
 Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
 18 to 24 years 126 109 87.1 21 17 (B) 6 6 (B) 98 86 87.5
 25 to 34 years 313 238 76.2 114 57 50.2 13 8 (B) 186 173 93.1
 35 to 44 years 181 122 67.5 109 62 56.7 9 5 (B) 63 56 (B)
 45 to 54 years 70 33 (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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