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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 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
65,029 26,339 40.5 51,341 17,405 33.9 4,080 2,232 54.7 9,609 6,702 69.8

Householders by age:
 
  Total
65,029 26,339 40.5 51,341 17,405 33.9 4,080 2,232 54.7 9,609 6,702 69.8
 Under 18 years 110 78 70.9 3 2 (B) 58 40 (B) 48 36 (B)
 18 to 24 years 2,439 1,706 69.9 1,073 661 61.6 569 357 62.7 797 687 86.2
 25 to 34 years 10,525 5,412 51.4 7,700 3,220 41.8 908 554 61.0 1,917 1,638 85.4
 35 to 44 years 14,077 5,986 42.5 10,934 3,789 34.7 881 496 56.3 2,262 1,701 75.2
 45 to 54 years 14,997 4,648 31.0 11,987 2,983 24.9 873 407 46.6 2,137 1,258 58.9
 55 to 64 years 11,461 3,246 28.3 10,031 2,520 25.1 431 191 44.4 1,000 535 53.5
 65 years and over 11,420 5,263 46.1 9,614 4,229 44.0 359 188 52.2 1,447 847 58.5

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
34,289 10,901 31.8 28,936 8,313 28.7 1,994 881 44.2 3,359 1,706 50.8
 Under 18 years 48 30 (B) 3 2 (B) 24 17 (B) 20 12 (B)
 18 to 24 years 999 466 46.6 484 197 40.6 343 167 48.8 173 102 59.0
 25 to 34 years 2,648 601 22.7 2,124 399 18.8 356 135 37.9 168 68 40.4
 35 to 44 years 2,486 688 27.7 1,949 413 21.2 245 100 40.7 293 176 60.3
 45 to 54 years 7,583 1,829 24.1 6,296 1,239 19.7 427 188 44.0 860 402 46.7
 55 to 64 years 9,794 2,472 25.2 8,831 2,042 23.1 309 129 41.6 654 302 46.2
 65 years and over 10,731 4,814 44.9 9,248 4,022 43.5 290 146 50.4 1,193 645 54.1

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,740 15,438 50.2 22,405 9,092 40.6 2,085 1,351 64.8 6,249 4,996 79.9
 Under 18 years 62 48 (B) 0 0 (X) 34 23 (B) 28 24 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,440 1,240 86.1 589 464 78.9 226 190 83.8 624 585 93.8
 25 to 34 years 7,877 4,811 61.1 5,576 2,821 50.6 552 419 75.9 1,750 1,571 89.8
 35 to 44 years 11,591 5,298 45.7 8,986 3,377 37.6 636 396 62.3 1,970 1,525 77.4
 45 to 54 years 7,414 2,819 38.0 5,690 1,744 30.6 446 219 49.0 1,277 857 67.1
 55 to 64 years 1,667 774 46.4 1,200 479 39.9 122 63 51.5 346 233 67.3
 65 years and over 689 450 65.3 365 206 56.6 69 41 (B) 254 202 79.3

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,163 5,771 43.8 8,663 2,654 30.6 1,288 776 60.3 3,212 2,340 72.9
 Under 18 years 45 35 (B) 0 0 (X) 28 22 (B) 16 13 (B)
 18 to 24 years 890 725 81.4 347 244 70.3 169 136 80.5 375 345 92.1
 25 to 34 years 3,088 1,487 48.2 2,039 656 32.2 343 246 71.7 705 585 82.9
 35 to 44 years 3,603 1,452 40.3 2,355 635 27.0 346 191 55.1 902 627 69.4
 45 to 54 years 4,033 1,372 34.0 2,917 733 25.1 284 126 44.2 832 513 61.6
 55 to 64 years 1,053 411 39.1 771 256 33.2 75 33 (B) 207 123 59.4
 65 years and over 452 288 63.9 234 130 55.5 42 24 (B) 176 135 76.8

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
17,576 9,667 55.0 13,742 6,437 46.8 797 574 72.0 3,037 2,656 87.4
 Under 18 years 18 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 2 (B) 12 11 (B)
 18 to 24 years 549 515 93.7 242 220 91.2 58 54 (B) 250 240 96.2
 25 to 34 years 4,789 3,324 69.4 3,537 2,165 61.2 208 173 82.9 1,044 986 94.4
 35 to 44 years 7,988 3,845 48.1 6,630 2,742 41.3 290 205 70.8 1,067 898 84.1
 45 to 54 years 3,380 1,447 42.8 2,773 1,010 36.4 162 93 57.5 445 344 77.2
 55 to 64 years 615 363 59.0 429 223 52.0 47 30 (B) 139 110 79.0
 65 years and over 237 161 68.0 131 77 58.5 27 17 (B) 79 67 85.0

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,805 7,805 56.5 10,397 4,861 46.8 874 663 75.8 2,533 2,280 90.0
 Under 18 years 15 13 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 6 (B) 8 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,262 1,109 87.9 565 444 78.6 137 125 91.4 560 540 96.4
 25 to 34 years 6,041 3,597 59.5 4,555 2,263 49.7 402 321 79.9 1,084 1,013 93.4
 35 to 44 years 4,642 2,037 43.9 3,977 1,512 38.0 186 125 67.1 479 400 83.5
 45 to 54 years 1,206 626 51.9 909 419 46.1 82 47 57.5 215 160 74.6
 55 to 64 years 417 248 59.6 288 152 52.8 38 23 (B) 91 74 81.1
 65 years and over 221 175 78.9 103 72 69.7 23 17 (B) 95 86 89.9

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
9,514 5,169 54.3 6,926 2,970 42.9 686 508 74.0 1,902 1,691 88.9
 Under 18 years 13 13 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 8 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 847 720 85.1 353 253 71.7 114 102 89.6 380 366 96.1
 25 to 34 years 3,948 2,232 56.5 2,849 1,256 44.1 305 240 78.7 794 735 92.7
 35 to 44 years 3,269 1,414 43.3 2,729 1,001 36.7 151 95 62.8 389 318 81.8
 45 to 54 years 953 472 49.6 708 303 42.8 69 39 (B) 176 131 74.3
 55 to 64 years 307 178 57.8 209 104 49.7 24 13 (B) 74 60 (B)
 65 years and over 177 139 78.5 78 53 68.1 18 13 (B) 81 73 90.1

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
4,291 2,636 61.4 3,472 1,891 54.5 188 155 82.6 631 590 93.4
 Under 18 years 2 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 415 389 93.6 212 191 90.0 23 23 (B) 180 175 96.9
 25 to 34 years 2,093 1,364 65.2 1,706 1,007 59.0 96 80 83.5 291 277 95.3
 35 to 44 years 1,373 622 45.3 1,248 511 40.9 35 30 (B) 90 82 90.7
 45 to 54 years 253 153 60.7 201 115 57.4 13 9 (B) 39 29 (B)
 55 to 64 years 110 71 64.4 79 48 61.0 14 9 (B) 16 13 (B)
 65 years and over 45 36 (B) 26 19 (B) 4 4 (B) 15 13 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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