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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)

Hispanic (of any race)
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
10,503 6,337 60.3 6,911 3,736 54.1 1,021 591 57.9 2,571 2,010 78.2

Householders by age:
 
  Total
10,503 6,337 60.3 6,911 3,736 54.1 1,021 591 57.9 2,571 2,010 78.2
 Under 18 years 54 43 (B) 1 0 (B) 25 20 (B) 27 23 (B)
 18 to 24 years 819 603 73.7 314 220 70.0 221 143 64.7 284 240 84.7
 25 to 34 years 2,679 1,795 67.0 1,668 1,031 61.8 324 183 56.5 687 580 84.4
 35 to 44 years 2,908 1,795 61.7 1,998 1,100 55.1 219 132 60.4 690 562 81.4
 45 to 54 years 2,031 1,080 53.2 1,443 664 46.0 133 76 57.2 455 340 74.7
 55 to 64 years 1,130 524 46.3 838 358 42.7 60 20 (B) 232 146 62.8
 65 years and over 882 497 56.4 649 362 55.8 38 17 (B) 196 119 60.7

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,385 1,448 42.8 2,294 909 39.6 477 198 41.5 614 341 55.5
 Under 18 years 17 13 (B) 1 0 (B) 8 8 (B) 8 5 (B)
 18 to 24 years 234 122 51.9 82 37 45.3 112 61 54.0 41 24 (B)
 25 to 34 years 450 164 36.4 248 93 37.4 150 51 33.8 52 20 (B)
 35 to 44 years 397 149 37.6 241 71 29.4 73 33 (B) 83 46 55.5
 45 to 54 years 789 308 39.0 575 190 33.1 59 24 (B) 155 93 60.3
 55 to 64 years 762 292 38.4 584 211 36.1 43 8 (B) 135 74 55.1
 65 years and over 736 400 54.4 563 308 54.7 31 14 (B) 142 77 54.7

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
7,117 4,889 68.7 4,617 2,826 61.2 544 394 72.3 1,957 1,669 85.3
 Under 18 years 36 30 (B) 0 0 (X) 17 12 (B) 19 18 (B)
 18 to 24 years 584 481 82.4 232 183 78.7 109 82 75.7 243 216 88.9
 25 to 34 years 2,229 1,631 73.2 1,420 939 66.1 174 132 76.0 636 560 88.1
 35 to 44 years 2,511 1,645 65.5 1,758 1,030 58.6 146 100 68.3 607 516 84.9
 45 to 54 years 1,242 773 62.2 868 474 54.6 74 52 (B) 300 246 82.2
 55 to 64 years 368 231 62.8 254 147 58.0 17 13 (B) 98 72 73.4
 65 years and over 146 97 66.6 85 54 63.0 7 2 (B) 54 41 (B)

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,628 1,591 60.5 1,493 733 49.1 313 211 67.4 821 647 78.8
 Under 18 years 26 21 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 10 (B) 11 10 (B)
 18 to 24 years 333 259 77.7 127 93 73.4 72 51 (B) 134 115 86.0
 25 to 34 years 670 423 63.1 358 176 49.3 96 72 74.8 216 175 80.9
 35 to 44 years 699 385 55.1 409 182 44.4 72 39 (B) 217 164 75.3
 45 to 54 years 600 325 54.2 396 175 44.1 42 29 (B) 162 122 75.2
 55 to 64 years 212 121 57.2 157 79 50.0 10 8 (B) 45 34 (B)
 65 years and over 88 57 64.8 45 28 (B) 6 2 (B) 36 27 (B)

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
4,489 3,298 73.5 3,124 2,093 67.0 231 182 79.0 1,135 1,022 90.1
 Under 18 years 11 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 3 2 (B) 7 7 (B)
 18 to 24 years 251 222 88.6 105 89 85.2 37 32 (B) 109 101 92.5
 25 to 34 years 1,559 1,208 77.5 1,062 762 71.8 78 60 77.5 420 385 91.8
 35 to 44 years 1,812 1,261 69.5 1,349 848 62.9 74 60 (B) 390 352 90.3
 45 to 54 years 642 447 69.7 472 299 63.4 32 23 (B) 138 125 90.3
 55 to 64 years 156 110 70.5 96 68 71.2 7 4 (B) 53 37 (B)
 65 years and over 58 40 (B) 40 25 (B) 1 1 (B) 18 14 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,704 2,694 72.7 2,460 1,608 65.4 267 211 78.8 976 875 89.6
 Under 18 years 14 13 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 6 (B) 8 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 478 404 84.5 217 171 78.5 51 41 (B) 209 192 91.8
 25 to 34 years 1,656 1,235 74.6 1,103 739 67.0 127 102 80.6 426 394 92.5
 35 to 44 years 1,030 695 67.5 777 479 61.7 63 47 (B) 190 169 89.0
 45 to 54 years 347 231 66.7 248 153 61.9 14 10 (B) 85 68 80.2
 55 to 64 years 127 75 59.3 86 47 54.8 5 5 (B) 36 24 (B)
 65 years and over 53 40 (B) 30 19 (B) 1 1 (B) 22 21 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,570 1,800 70.0 1,646 1,003 60.9 205 160 78.0 719 637 88.6
 Under 18 years 13 13 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 8 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 303 246 81.3 130 96 73.8 38 30 (B) 135 121 89.5
 25 to 34 years 1,090 783 71.9 682 419 61.4 96 77 80.3 312 288 92.1
 35 to 44 years 761 497 65.3 559 331 59.2 50 35 (B) 151 131 86.5
 45 to 54 years 264 173 65.6 187 110 58.8 10 8 (B) 67 56 (B)
 55 to 64 years 105 59 55.9 71 36 (B) 5 5 (B) 29 18 (B)
 65 years and over 34 28 (B) 17 10 (B) 0 0 (B) 17 17 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
1,134 894 78.9 815 606 74.4 62 51 (B) 257 238 92.6
 Under 18 years 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X)
 18 to 24 years 174 157 90.1 87 75 85.6 12 11 (B) 75 72 (B)
 25 to 34 years 566 452 79.8 421 320 76.0 31 26 (B) 113 106 93.5
 35 to 44 years 269 198 73.6 217 148 68.2 13 11 (B) 39 38 (B)
 45 to 54 years 83 58 70.4 61 43 (B) 4 2 (B) 18 13 (B)
 55 to 64 years 22 17 (B) 15 11 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 6 (B)
 65 years and over 19 13 (B) 13 9 (B) 1 1 (B) 5 4 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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