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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 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 500% of poverty (5) Percentage below 500% 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 8,101 84.2 4,530 3,323 73.4 840 747 88.9 4,254 4,031 94.8

Householders by age:
 
  Total
9,625 8,101 84.2 4,530 3,323 73.4 840 747 88.9 4,254 4,031 94.8
 Under 18 years 36 36 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 14 (B) 22 22 (B)
 18 to 24 years 612 568 92.8 78 67 86.1 134 118 87.6 400 383 95.8
 25 to 34 years 2,026 1,830 90.3 725 577 79.6 187 168 90.0 1,114 1,085 97.4
 35 to 44 years 2,364 2,040 86.3 1,086 813 74.9 192 176 91.9 1,087 1,050 96.6
 45 to 54 years 2,151 1,660 77.2 1,198 800 66.8 153 136 88.5 799 724 90.6
 55 to 64 years 1,345 1,028 76.4 830 566 68.2 93 73 78.1 422 389 92.2
 65 years and over 1,090 939 86.2 614 500 81.5 66 61 (B) 410 378 92.1

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,689 2,751 74.6 2,233 1,500 67.2 389 320 82.3 1,067 931 87.2
 Under 18 years 9 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 3 3 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 142 113 79.2 28 20 (B) 68 54 (B) 46 38 (B)
 25 to 34 years 272 175 64.2 161 89 55.3 64 49 (B) 47 37 (B)
 35 to 44 years 456 332 72.8 242 143 58.9 65 56 (B) 149 134 89.5
 45 to 54 years 967 689 71.2 599 380 63.5 76 64 84.9 292 244 83.6
 55 to 64 years 949 684 72.1 651 428 65.7 60 44 (B) 238 213 89.4
 65 years and over 893 750 83.9 552 441 79.9 53 50 (B) 289 259 89.7

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
5,936 5,349 90.1 2,298 1,823 79.3 451 426 94.5 3,187 3,100 97.3
 Under 18 years 27 27 (B) 0 0 (X) 11 11 (B) 16 16 (B)
 18 to 24 years 470 455 96.9 50 47 (B) 66 63 (B) 354 345 97.4
 25 to 34 years 1,754 1,655 94.4 564 488 86.5 123 120 97.3 1,067 1,048 98.2
 35 to 44 years 1,908 1,707 89.5 844 671 79.5 126 120 94.6 937 917 97.8
 45 to 54 years 1,183 971 82.0 599 420 70.1 77 71 92.1 507 480 94.6
 55 to 64 years 397 344 86.8 179 138 77.1 33 30 (B) 184 176 95.9
 65 years and over 197 189 96.3 62 59 (B) 13 12 (B) 121 118 97.6

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,583 2,249 87.1 881 621 70.6 264 246 93.4 1,438 1,381 96.0
 Under 18 years 16 16 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 10 10 (B)
 18 to 24 years 264 254 96.2 17 15 (B) 47 44 (B) 200 195 97.7
 25 to 34 years 602 536 89.0 186 130 70.1 78 77 98.9 338 329 97.1
 35 to 44 years 676 590 87.3 225 159 70.8 57 52 (B) 393 378 96.3
 45 to 54 years 665 530 79.7 303 194 64.2 47 43 (B) 316 293 92.9
 55 to 64 years 240 209 87.1 108 83 76.4 19 16 (B) 113 110 97.5
 65 years and over 119 113 95.1 41 40 (B) 10 8 (B) 68 66 (B)

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,353 3,101 92.5 1,417 1,202 84.8 187 180 96.1 1,749 1,719 98.3
 Under 18 years 11 11 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 206 202 97.7 33 33 (B) 19 19 (B) 154 150 97.0
 25 to 34 years 1,152 1,119 97.2 378 357 94.5 45 42 (B) 728 719 98.7
 35 to 44 years 1,232 1,117 90.7 619 512 82.7 69 68 (B) 544 538 98.9
 45 to 54 years 518 440 85.0 296 225 76.1 31 29 (B) 191 186 97.5
 55 to 64 years 157 135 86.2 71 56 (B) 15 13 (B) 71 66 (B)
 65 years and over 77 76 98.3 20 19 (B) 4 4 (B) 53 53 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,634 2,420 91.9 1,024 849 82.9 191 182 95.1 1,418 1,389 97.9
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 392 380 97.1 43 40 (B) 39 36 (B) 310 304 98.0
 25 to 34 years 1,102 1,028 93.3 423 359 84.9 70 66 (B) 609 602 98.9
 35 to 44 years 656 587 89.4 334 269 80.6 46 44 (B) 276 273 99.1
 45 to 54 years 300 257 85.8 155 122 78.7 15 15 (B) 130 120 92.6
 55 to 64 years 113 98 86.5 51 42 (B) 10 9 (B) 52 48 (B)
 65 years and over 59 58 (B) 19 17 (B) 5 5 (B) 35 35 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
1,878 1,704 90.7 711 564 79.3 154 147 95.5 1,013 993 98.0
 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 768 712 92.6 298 245 82.1 56 56 (B) 413 411 99.4
 35 to 44 years 473 412 87.3 224 169 75.2 37 35 (B) 211 209 98.8
 45 to 54 years 230 193 83.9 115 88 76.0 11 11 (B) 104 95 91.0
 55 to 64 years 82 68 83.8 38 30 (B) 8 6 (B) 36 32 (B)
 65 years and over 51 51 (B) 15 15 (B) 5 5 (B) 31 31 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
756 716 94.7 313 285 91.0 38 35 (B) 405 395 97.7
 Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
 18 to 24 years 129 125 96.4 22 22 (B) 7 7 (B) 100 95 95.3
 25 to 34 years 334 316 94.8 125 114 91.6 13 11 (B) 196 191 97.7
 35 to 44 years 183 174 95.0 110 100 91.7 9 9 (B) 64 64 (B)
 45 to 54 years 70 64 (B) 39 34 (B) 5 5 (B) 26 25 (B)
 55 to 64 years 32 29 (B) 14 12 (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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