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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)

Black alone
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
9,359 5,888 62.9 4,386 1,931 44.0 812 547 67.3 4,161 3,410 82.0

Householders by age:
 
  Total
9,359 5,888 62.9 4,386 1,931 44.0 812 547 67.3 4,161 3,410 82.0
 Under 18 years 36 33 (B) 0 0 (X) 13 12 (B) 22 21 (B)
 18 to 24 years 591 478 80.9 74 45 (B) 124 79 63.5 393 354 90.1
 25 to 34 years 1,952 1,484 76.0 688 373 54.2 182 123 67.5 1,083 989 91.3
 35 to 44 years 2,295 1,437 62.6 1,048 425 40.6 186 132 70.7 1,061 880 82.9
 45 to 54 years 2,101 1,091 51.9 1,175 426 36.3 148 101 68.2 779 564 72.4
 55 to 64 years 1,315 692 52.6 805 324 40.2 93 58 62.1 417 311 74.4
 65 years and over 1,068 673 63.0 596 338 56.6 66 43 (B) 406 292 72.0

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,594 1,686 46.9 2,178 821 37.7 374 203 54.4 1,042 662 63.5
 Under 18 years 8 5 (B) 0 0 (X) 2 1 (B) 6 5 (B)
 18 to 24 years 134 75 55.6 28 14 (B) 63 32 (B) 44 29 (B)
 25 to 34 years 257 93 36.3 156 45 29.1 61 24 (B) 40 23 (B)
 35 to 44 years 446 181 40.6 240 62 25.8 62 32 (B) 145 87 60.3
 45 to 54 years 947 389 41.1 588 176 29.9 74 50 (B) 285 164 57.6
 55 to 64 years 926 420 45.3 631 227 36.0 60 33 (B) 236 159 67.4
 65 years and over 876 523 59.7 537 297 55.3 53 32 (B) 286 194 67.7

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
5,765 4,203 72.9 2,208 1,111 50.3 438 343 78.4 3,119 2,749 88.1
 Under 18 years 27 27 (B) 0 0 (X) 11 11 (B) 16 16 (B)
 18 to 24 years 457 403 88.3 47 31 (B) 61 47 (B) 349 325 92.9
 25 to 34 years 1,695 1,391 82.1 532 328 61.6 121 98 81.0 1,042 965 92.6
 35 to 44 years 1,849 1,256 67.9 808 364 45.0 125 100 80.0 916 793 86.5
 45 to 54 years 1,155 702 60.8 588 251 42.6 73 51 (B) 494 400 81.0
 55 to 64 years 389 273 70.1 174 97 55.4 33 24 (B) 181 152 83.6
 65 years and over 192 150 78.3 59 41 (B) 13 11 (B) 119 98 82.3

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,515 1,678 66.7 844 328 38.9 257 189 73.4 1,414 1,161 82.1
 Under 18 years 16 16 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 10 10 (B)
 18 to 24 years 257 223 86.6 17 7 (B) 42 31 (B) 198 185 93.5
 25 to 34 years 585 416 71.1 176 70 39.6 76 64 83.5 333 282 84.9
 35 to 44 years 655 397 60.7 208 59 28.4 57 34 (B) 390 304 78.1
 45 to 54 years 649 379 58.5 297 109 36.6 46 33 (B) 306 238 77.7
 55 to 64 years 235 158 67.0 105 55 52.3 19 13 (B) 112 90 80.4
 65 years and over 117 89 75.9 41 29 (B) 10 8 (B) 66 52 (B)

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,250 2,524 77.7 1,364 782 57.3 181 154 85.4 1,705 1,587 93.1
 Under 18 years 11 11 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 200 181 90.5 30 25 (B) 18 16 (B) 152 140 92.2
 25 to 34 years 1,110 975 87.8 355 258 72.5 45 34 (B) 710 683 96.2
 35 to 44 years 1,194 859 71.9 601 305 50.7 67 66 (B) 526 488 92.8
 45 to 54 years 506 322 63.7 291 142 48.8 27 18 (B) 188 162 86.4
 55 to 64 years 154 115 74.8 70 42 (B) 15 11 (B) 70 62 (B)
 65 years and over 75 61 (B) 18 12 (B) 4 4 (B) 53 46 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,538 1,973 77.7 971 539 55.5 184 157 85.4 1,383 1,277 92.3
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 379 350 92.4 40 30 (B) 33 31 (B) 305 290 94.9
 25 to 34 years 1,056 849 80.4 393 232 59.1 69 61 (B) 594 556 93.6
 35 to 44 years 627 452 72.1 317 169 53.4 44 37 (B) 265 246 92.6
 45 to 54 years 298 194 65.2 154 74 48.2 15 10 (B) 128 110 85.8
 55 to 64 years 110 75 67.8 49 25 (B) 10 7 (B) 50 43 (B)
 65 years and over 57 40 (B) 17 8 (B) 5 5 (B) 34 27 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
1,811 1,355 74.8 671 325 48.5 147 125 85.3 993 904 91.0
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 253 234 92.4 19 9 (B) 27 24 (B) 207 201 97.0
 25 to 34 years 743 575 77.4 279 148 53.2 56 51 (B) 408 376 92.1
 35 to 44 years 446 303 68.0 208 92 44.3 35 28 (B) 202 183 90.3
 45 to 54 years 228 150 65.9 115 57 49.2 11 7 (B) 103 87 84.6
 55 to 64 years 80 47 59.0 36 14 (B) 8 5 (B) 36 29 (B)
 65 years and over 49 34 (B) 13 5 (B) 5 5 (B) 31 23 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
728 618 84.9 301 213 71.0 37 32 (B) 390 373 95.6
 Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
 18 to 24 years 126 116 92.4 21 21 (B) 6 6 (B) 98 89 90.3
 25 to 34 years 313 274 87.6 114 84 73.6 13 10 (B) 186 180 97.1
 35 to 44 years 181 149 82.3 109 77 70.8 9 9 (B) 63 63 (B)
 45 to 54 years 70 44 (B) 39 18 (B) 5 3 (B) 26 23 (B)
 55 to 64 years 30 27 (B) 14 11 (B) 2 2 (B) 14 14 (B)
 65 years and over 8 7 (B) 4 3 (B) 1 1 (B) 3 3 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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