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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 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% 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 5,295 55.0 4,530 1,588 35.0 840 490 58.3 4,254 3,218 75.6

Householders by age:
 
  Total
9,625 5,295 55.0 4,530 1,588 35.0 840 490 58.3 4,254 3,218 75.6
 Under 18 years 36 33 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 13 (B) 22 21 (B)
 18 to 24 years 612 455 74.3 78 44 55.9 134 71 53.1 400 340 84.9
 25 to 34 years 2,026 1,417 70.0 725 336 46.4 187 107 57.1 1,114 974 87.4
 35 to 44 years 2,364 1,268 53.6 1,086 340 31.3 192 118 61.8 1,087 809 74.5
 45 to 54 years 2,151 944 43.9 1,198 330 27.6 153 95 62.1 799 519 64.9
 55 to 64 years 1,345 593 44.1 830 261 31.5 93 48 51.3 422 283 67.2
 65 years and over 1,090 585 53.7 614 277 45.1 66 37 (B) 410 271 66.2

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,689 1,422 38.6 2,233 669 30.0 389 174 44.7 1,067 579 54.2
 Under 18 years 9 6 (B) 0 0 (X) 3 1 (B) 6 4 (B)
 18 to 24 years 142 65 45.9 28 12 (B) 68 26 (B) 46 28 (B)
 25 to 34 years 272 78 28.5 161 34 21.4 64 22 (B) 47 21 (B)
 35 to 44 years 456 143 31.3 242 51 20.9 65 25 (B) 149 67 45.0
 45 to 54 years 967 336 34.7 599 146 24.4 76 46 60.1 292 144 49.4
 55 to 64 years 949 350 36.9 651 185 28.4 60 26 (B) 238 139 58.3
 65 years and over 893 445 49.8 552 241 43.7 53 28 (B) 289 176 60.9

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
5,936 3,873 65.2 2,298 918 40.0 451 315 69.9 3,187 2,639 82.8
 Under 18 years 27 27 (B) 0 0 (X) 11 11 (B) 16 16 (B)
 18 to 24 years 470 389 82.9 50 32 (B) 66 46 (B) 354 312 88.1
 25 to 34 years 1,754 1,340 76.4 564 302 53.5 123 84 68.6 1,067 954 89.4
 35 to 44 years 1,908 1,125 59.0 844 289 34.3 126 94 74.0 937 742 79.2
 45 to 54 years 1,183 608 51.4 599 184 30.7 77 50 64.0 507 375 73.9
 55 to 64 years 397 243 61.1 179 76 42.6 33 22 (B) 184 145 78.6
 65 years and over 197 140 71.3 62 35 (B) 13 9 (B) 121 96 78.8

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,583 1,522 58.9 881 279 31.7 264 166 62.9 1,438 1,078 74.9
 Under 18 years 16 16 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 10 10 (B)
 18 to 24 years 264 204 77.5 17 4 (B) 47 29 (B) 200 172 85.9
 25 to 34 years 602 401 66.5 186 69 37.0 78 52 66.8 338 280 82.7
 35 to 44 years 676 346 51.2 225 52 23.0 57 31 (B) 393 263 67.0
 45 to 54 years 665 334 50.2 303 85 28.2 47 30 (B) 316 219 69.4
 55 to 64 years 240 140 58.2 108 45 41.7 19 13 (B) 113 82 72.3
 65 years and over 119 81 68.0 41 24 (B) 10 6 (B) 68 52 (B)

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,353 2,350 70.1 1,417 639 45.1 187 150 79.9 1,749 1,561 89.3
 Under 18 years 11 11 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 206 185 89.8 33 28 (B) 19 17 (B) 154 140 90.9
 25 to 34 years 1,152 939 81.5 378 233 61.6 45 32 (B) 728 674 92.5
 35 to 44 years 1,232 779 63.2 619 237 38.4 69 63 (B) 544 479 88.0
 45 to 54 years 518 274 52.9 296 99 33.3 31 20 (B) 191 155 81.3
 55 to 64 years 157 103 65.6 71 31 (B) 15 9 (B) 71 63 (B)
 65 years and over 77 59 76.4 20 12 (B) 4 4 (B) 53 44 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,634 1,887 71.6 1,024 484 47.3 191 148 77.3 1,418 1,255 88.5
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 392 345 88.0 43 30 (B) 39 34 (B) 310 281 90.8
 25 to 34 years 1,102 823 74.7 423 219 51.7 70 55 (B) 609 549 90.2
 35 to 44 years 656 420 64.0 334 146 43.6 46 35 (B) 276 240 86.9
 45 to 54 years 300 179 59.5 155 61 39.5 15 10 (B) 130 108 82.9
 55 to 64 years 113 69 60.8 51 21 (B) 10 5 (B) 52 43 (B)
 65 years and over 59 39 (B) 19 8 (B) 5 4 (B) 35 27 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
1,878 1,276 68.0 711 281 39.5 154 118 76.9 1,013 877 86.6
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 262 225 85.6 21 8 (B) 31 26 (B) 210 191 90.9
 25 to 34 years 768 545 71.0 298 133 44.7 56 45 (B) 413 367 88.7
 35 to 44 years 473 277 58.7 224 74 32.9 37 28 (B) 211 175 82.9
 45 to 54 years 230 141 61.2 115 47 41.0 11 7 (B) 104 87 83.1
 55 to 64 years 82 43 53.2 38 13 (B) 8 3 (B) 36 27 (B)
 65 years and over 51 32 (B) 15 5 (B) 5 3 (B) 31 24 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
756 611 80.8 313 203 65.0 38 30 (B) 405 377 93.2
 Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
 18 to 24 years 129 120 92.7 22 22 (B) 7 7 (B) 100 90 90.5
 25 to 34 years 334 278 83.4 125 86 68.7 13 10 (B) 196 182 93.2
 35 to 44 years 183 143 77.7 110 72 65.4 9 6 (B) 64 64 (B)
 45 to 54 years 70 38 (B) 39 14 (B) 5 3 (B) 26 21 (B)
 55 to 64 years 32 25 (B) 14 7 (B) 2 2 (B) 16 16 (B)
 65 years and over 8 7 (B) 4 3 (B) 1 1 (B) 3 3 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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