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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)

Black A.O.I.C.
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
9,625 7,291 75.8 4,530 2,772 61.2 840 669 79.6 4,254 3,850 90.5

Householders by age:
 
  Total
9,625 7,291 75.8 4,530 2,772 61.2 840 669 79.6 4,254 3,850 90.5
 Under 18 years 36 33 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 13 (B) 22 21 (B)
 18 to 24 years 612 538 87.9 78 64 81.4 134 98 73.1 400 376 94.1
 25 to 34 years 2,026 1,704 84.1 725 495 68.3 187 152 81.4 1,114 1,056 94.8
 35 to 44 years 2,364 1,807 76.5 1,086 652 60.1 192 156 81.4 1,087 999 92.0
 45 to 54 years 2,151 1,459 67.9 1,198 644 53.7 153 131 85.2 799 685 85.7
 55 to 64 years 1,345 886 65.8 830 464 55.9 93 66 71.1 422 355 84.2
 65 years and over 1,090 864 79.2 614 453 73.8 66 53 (B) 410 357 87.1

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,689 2,333 63.2 2,233 1,227 55.0 389 269 69.0 1,067 838 78.5
 Under 18 years 9 6 (B) 0 0 (X) 3 1 (B) 6 5 (B)
 18 to 24 years 142 93 65.6 28 16 (B) 68 43 (B) 46 34 (B)
 25 to 34 years 272 146 53.5 161 75 47.0 64 39 (B) 47 31 (B)
 35 to 44 years 456 268 58.7 242 111 45.7 65 44 (B) 149 113 75.7
 45 to 54 years 967 565 58.4 599 282 47.1 76 61 80.2 292 222 76.1
 55 to 64 years 949 570 60.1 651 342 52.6 60 39 (B) 238 189 79.4
 65 years and over 893 685 76.7 552 400 72.5 53 41 (B) 289 244 84.4

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
5,936 4,958 83.5 2,298 1,545 67.2 451 400 88.8 3,187 3,013 94.5
 Under 18 years 27 27 (B) 0 0 (X) 11 11 (B) 16 16 (B)
 18 to 24 years 470 445 94.6 50 47 (B) 66 55 (B) 354 342 96.7
 25 to 34 years 1,754 1,558 88.8 564 420 74.4 123 114 92.3 1,067 1,025 96.1
 35 to 44 years 1,908 1,540 80.7 844 541 64.2 126 112 88.5 937 886 94.6
 45 to 54 years 1,183 894 75.6 599 362 60.4 77 70 90.2 507 463 91.2
 55 to 64 years 397 316 79.6 179 122 67.8 33 28 (B) 184 167 90.6
 65 years and over 197 178 90.7 62 53 (B) 13 12 (B) 121 114 93.7

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,583 2,046 79.2 881 501 56.9 264 222 84.2 1,438 1,323 92.0
 Under 18 years 16 16 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 10 10 (B)
 18 to 24 years 264 245 93.0 17 15 (B) 47 36 (B) 200 195 97.7
 25 to 34 years 602 479 79.4 186 93 50.0 78 71 91.1 338 314 92.9
 35 to 44 years 676 521 77.2 225 120 53.4 57 44 (B) 393 357 90.9
 45 to 54 years 665 488 73.4 303 164 54.3 47 43 (B) 316 281 89.0
 55 to 64 years 240 189 78.7 108 71 65.8 19 14 (B) 113 103 91.5
 65 years and over 119 108 90.4 41 38 (B) 10 8 (B) 68 62 (B)

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,353 2,912 86.8 1,417 1,043 73.6 187 179 95.3 1,749 1,689 96.6
 Under 18 years 11 11 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 206 199 96.5 33 33 (B) 19 19 (B) 154 147 95.4
 25 to 34 years 1,152 1,080 93.8 378 327 86.4 45 42 (B) 728 710 97.5
 35 to 44 years 1,232 1,018 82.7 619 421 68.1 69 68 (B) 544 529 97.2
 45 to 54 years 518 406 78.4 296 197 66.6 31 27 (B) 191 182 95.0
 55 to 64 years 157 127 80.9 71 50 (B) 15 13 (B) 71 63 (B)
 65 years and over 77 70 91.1 20 15 (B) 4 4 (B) 53 52 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,634 2,275 86.4 1,024 741 72.3 191 174 91.1 1,418 1,360 95.9
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 392 378 96.5 43 40 (B) 39 36 (B) 310 301 97.2
 25 to 34 years 1,102 962 87.3 423 313 73.9 70 62 (B) 609 588 96.4
 35 to 44 years 656 535 81.6 334 228 68.4 46 41 (B) 276 266 96.4
 45 to 54 years 300 245 81.8 155 112 72.2 15 15 (B) 130 118 91.0
 55 to 64 years 113 88 78.1 51 34 (B) 10 9 (B) 52 46 (B)
 65 years and over 59 55 (B) 19 14 (B) 5 5 (B) 35 35 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
1,878 1,578 84.0 711 469 66.0 154 139 90.5 1,013 969 95.7
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 262 256 97.4 21 18 (B) 31 29 (B) 210 209 99.3
 25 to 34 years 768 651 84.7 298 202 67.6 56 51 (B) 413 398 96.3
 35 to 44 years 473 369 78.0 224 136 60.5 37 32 (B) 211 201 95.3
 45 to 54 years 230 183 79.5 115 80 69.1 11 11 (B) 104 93 89.0
 55 to 64 years 82 60 72.9 38 23 (B) 8 6 (B) 36 30 (B)
 65 years and over 51 48 (B) 15 12 (B) 5 5 (B) 31 31 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
756 698 92.3 313 272 86.7 38 35 (B) 405 391 96.6
 Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
 18 to 24 years 129 122 94.5 22 22 (B) 7 7 (B) 100 93 92.9
 25 to 34 years 334 311 93.2 125 111 89.0 13 11 (B) 196 189 96.7
 35 to 44 years 183 166 90.7 110 93 84.5 9 9 (B) 64 64 (B)
 45 to 54 years 70 62 (B) 39 32 (B) 5 5 (B) 26 25 (B)
 55 to 64 years 32 29 (B) 14 11 (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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