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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 400% of poverty (5) Percentage below 400% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 400% of poverty (5) Percentage below 400% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 400% of poverty (5) Percentage below 400% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 400% of poverty (5) Percentage below 400% of poverty (6)

White alone, not Hispanic
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
54,450 27,201 50.0 44,281 19,634 44.3 3,069 2,035 66.3 7,100 5,531 77.9

Householders by age:
 
  Total
54,450 27,201 50.0 44,281 19,634 44.3 3,069 2,035 66.3 7,100 5,531 77.9
 Under 18 years 57 42 (B) 2 2 (B) 32 25 (B) 23 15 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,649 1,301 78.9 764 573 75.0 348 243 69.9 537 485 90.2
 25 to 34 years 7,855 4,584 58.4 6,011 3,006 50.0 591 441 74.6 1,253 1,137 90.7
 35 to 44 years 11,168 5,808 52.0 8,918 4,046 45.4 658 434 66.0 1,591 1,328 83.4
 45 to 54 years 12,959 5,369 41.4 10,525 3,737 35.5 744 457 61.4 1,689 1,175 69.6
 55 to 64 years 10,285 3,865 37.6 9,147 3,154 34.5 374 210 56.1 765 501 65.6
 65 years and over 10,477 6,231 59.5 8,914 5,116 57.4 322 225 69.9 1,241 890 71.7

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,793 13,206 42.9 26,530 10,578 39.9 1,531 883 57.7 2,731 1,745 63.9
 Under 18 years 29 19 (B) 2 2 (B) 16 11 (B) 12 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 769 482 62.7 402 247 61.4 235 146 62.2 131 89 67.8
 25 to 34 years 2,187 614 28.1 1,866 463 24.8 206 99 48.1 115 52 45.0
 35 to 44 years 2,082 747 35.9 1,704 508 29.8 170 83 48.8 207 157 75.7
 45 to 54 years 6,792 2,346 34.5 5,711 1,714 30.0 370 220 59.3 710 412 58.0
 55 to 64 years 8,998 3,182 35.4 8,207 2,718 33.1 274 147 53.7 517 317 61.3
 65 years and over 9,937 5,816 58.5 8,637 4,925 57.0 260 177 67.9 1,040 714 68.6

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
23,657 13,995 59.2 17,750 9,057 51.0 1,538 1,153 74.9 4,368 3,786 86.7
 Under 18 years 28 23 (B) 0 0 (X) 16 14 (B) 12 9 (B)
 18 to 24 years 880 819 93.0 362 326 90.2 113 97 86.0 406 396 97.5
 25 to 34 years 5,668 3,971 70.1 4,144 2,543 61.4 385 342 88.8 1,139 1,085 95.3
 35 to 44 years 9,086 5,061 55.7 7,214 3,538 49.1 488 351 72.0 1,384 1,171 84.6
 45 to 54 years 6,167 3,023 49.0 4,814 2,022 42.0 374 237 63.4 979 764 78.0
 55 to 64 years 1,287 683 53.1 939 436 46.4 100 62 62.5 248 185 74.4
 65 years and over 540 415 76.9 277 190 68.7 62 48 (B) 201 177 87.8

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,508 5,663 53.9 7,127 2,960 41.5 967 701 72.5 2,415 2,002 82.9
 Under 18 years 20 18 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 14 (B) 6 4 (B)
 18 to 24 years 568 512 90.2 219 189 86.2 92 76 82.9 256 247 96.4
 25 to 34 years 2,417 1,424 58.9 1,666 742 44.6 248 218 88.1 504 464 92.1
 35 to 44 years 2,893 1,482 51.2 1,934 743 38.4 274 183 66.8 685 557 81.2
 45 to 54 years 3,425 1,571 45.9 2,516 920 36.6 243 150 61.7 666 502 75.4
 55 to 64 years 827 390 47.1 608 246 40.4 61 35 (B) 158 109 68.7
 65 years and over 358 265 73.8 183 120 65.7 35 24 (B) 140 120 85.6

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,148 8,332 63.4 10,624 6,097 57.4 572 452 79.0 1,953 1,784 91.3
 Under 18 years 8 5 (B) 0 0 (X) 2 0 (B) 6 5 (B)
 18 to 24 years 313 306 98.1 143 137 96.5 21 21 (B) 149 148 99.3
 25 to 34 years 3,251 2,547 78.3 2,478 1,801 72.7 138 124 90.2 635 622 97.9
 35 to 44 years 6,193 3,578 57.8 5,280 2,795 52.9 215 169 78.5 699 614 87.9
 45 to 54 years 2,742 1,452 52.9 2,298 1,103 48.0 131 87 66.6 313 262 83.6
 55 to 64 years 461 294 63.7 332 190 57.4 39 27 (B) 90 76 84.4
 65 years and over 181 151 83.0 94 70 74.6 26 24 (B) 61 57 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,153 6,463 63.7 7,926 4,428 55.9 609 514 84.4 1,618 1,520 93.9
 Under 18 years 1 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 1 (B)
 18 to 24 years 809 765 94.6 353 318 90.0 83 76 91.9 374 372 99.5
 25 to 34 years 4,402 2,965 67.3 3,440 2,048 59.5 279 256 91.7 683 661 96.7
 35 to 44 years 3,605 1,873 51.9 3,181 1,514 47.6 125 94 75.3 299 265 88.4
 45 to 54 years 879 532 60.5 675 373 55.3 68 49 (B) 137 110 80.6
 55 to 64 years 291 192 66.2 204 124 61.1 33 22 (B) 54 46 (B)
 65 years and over 165 135 81.4 74 52 (B) 21 17 (B) 70 66 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
6,977 4,263 61.1 5,264 2,723 51.7 483 401 82.9 1,230 1,139 92.6
 Under 18 years 1 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 1 (B)
 18 to 24 years 554 517 93.2 222 192 86.5 72 65 (B) 260 260 99.6
 25 to 34 years 2,879 1,817 63.1 2,161 1,139 52.7 214 196 91.6 504 482 95.6
 35 to 44 years 2,500 1,274 50.9 2,149 986 45.9 103 72 70.2 248 215 86.8
 45 to 54 years 704 416 59.2 534 286 53.5 59 43 (B) 111 88 79.5
 55 to 64 years 202 128 63.4 138 80 58.1 19 11 (B) 44 36 (B)
 65 years and over 137 110 80.4 59 40 (B) 17 14 (B) 61 56 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,176 2,200 69.3 2,662 1,705 64.1 125 113 90.3 388 382 98.2
 Under 18 years 0 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 255 249 97.6 130 125 96.1 11 11 (B) 113 112 99.1
 25 to 34 years 1,523 1,147 75.3 1,279 909 71.0 65 60 (B) 179 179 100.0
 35 to 44 years 1,104 599 54.2 1,031 528 51.2 22 22 (B) 51 49 (B)
 45 to 54 years 176 116 65.9 141 87 62.2 9 7 (B) 26 22 (B)
 55 to 64 years 89 65 72.5 65 44 (B) 14 11 (B) 9 9 (B)
 65 years and over 29 25 (B) 15 12 (B) 4 3 (B) 10 10 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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