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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)

Hispanic (of any race)
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
10,503 9,135 87.0 6,911 5,784 83.7 1,021 912 89.3 2,571 2,439 94.9

Householders by age:
 
  Total
10,503 9,135 87.0 6,911 5,784 83.7 1,021 912 89.3 2,571 2,439 94.9
 Under 18 years 54 52 (B) 1 1 (B) 25 24 (B) 27 27 (B)
 18 to 24 years 819 777 94.9 314 297 94.5 221 203 91.8 284 277 97.7
 25 to 34 years 2,679 2,419 90.3 1,668 1,462 87.7 324 291 89.9 687 666 96.9
 35 to 44 years 2,908 2,551 87.7 1,998 1,694 84.8 219 192 87.7 690 665 96.4
 45 to 54 years 2,031 1,696 83.5 1,443 1,149 79.6 133 119 89.4 455 428 94.1
 55 to 64 years 1,130 877 77.6 838 626 74.7 60 48 (B) 232 203 87.4
 65 years and over 882 762 86.3 649 555 85.5 38 34 (B) 196 173 88.3

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,385 2,601 76.8 2,294 1,672 72.9 477 390 81.8 614 538 87.6
 Under 18 years 17 17 (B) 1 1 (B) 8 8 (B) 8 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 234 201 85.6 82 67 82.5 112 94 83.9 41 39 (B)
 25 to 34 years 450 323 71.8 248 157 63.4 150 122 81.0 52 44 (B)
 35 to 44 years 397 304 76.7 241 171 71.0 73 56 (B) 83 77 92.7
 45 to 54 years 789 596 75.6 575 407 70.8 59 50 (B) 155 139 90.0
 55 to 64 years 762 537 70.5 584 396 67.8 43 31 (B) 135 110 81.8
 65 years and over 736 622 84.5 563 472 83.9 31 29 (B) 142 121 85.2

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
7,117 6,534 91.8 4,617 4,112 89.1 544 522 95.9 1,957 1,900 97.1
 Under 18 years 36 35 (B) 0 0 (X) 17 16 (B) 19 19 (B)
 18 to 24 years 584 576 98.6 232 230 98.8 109 109 100.0 243 238 97.9
 25 to 34 years 2,229 2,096 94.0 1,420 1,305 91.9 174 170 97.6 636 622 97.8
 35 to 44 years 2,511 2,247 89.5 1,758 1,523 86.6 146 136 92.9 607 588 96.9
 45 to 54 years 1,242 1,100 88.5 868 742 85.5 74 69 (B) 300 288 96.2
 55 to 64 years 368 340 92.4 254 230 90.8 17 17 (B) 98 93 95.2
 65 years and over 146 140 95.5 85 82 96.5 7 5 (B) 54 52 (B)

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,628 2,330 88.7 1,493 1,251 83.8 313 298 95.2 821 782 95.1
 Under 18 years 26 24 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 13 (B) 11 11 (B)
 18 to 24 years 333 327 98.0 127 126 98.9 72 72 (B) 134 129 96.1
 25 to 34 years 670 606 90.5 358 305 85.2 96 95 98.7 216 206 95.4
 35 to 44 years 699 583 83.5 409 313 76.6 72 64 (B) 217 206 94.6
 45 to 54 years 600 518 86.2 396 323 81.5 42 39 (B) 162 155 96.0
 55 to 64 years 212 191 89.9 157 141 89.3 10 10 (B) 45 40 (B)
 65 years and over 88 81 92.8 45 43 (B) 6 4 (B) 36 34 (B)

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
4,489 4,204 93.6 3,124 2,861 91.6 231 224 96.9 1,135 1,119 98.6
 Under 18 years 11 11 (B) 0 0 (X) 3 3 (B) 7 7 (B)
 18 to 24 years 251 249 99.4 105 104 98.6 37 37 (B) 109 109 100.0
 25 to 34 years 1,559 1,490 95.6 1,062 999 94.1 78 75 96.2 420 416 99.1
 35 to 44 years 1,812 1,664 91.8 1,349 1,210 89.7 74 71 (B) 390 383 98.1
 45 to 54 years 642 582 90.7 472 419 88.8 32 30 (B) 138 133 96.4
 55 to 64 years 156 149 95.8 96 90 93.2 7 7 (B) 53 53 (B)
 65 years and over 58 58 (B) 40 40 (B) 1 1 (B) 18 18 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,704 3,444 93.0 2,460 2,227 90.5 267 262 97.9 976 954 97.8
 Under 18 years 14 14 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 7 (B) 8 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 478 471 98.7 217 214 98.7 51 51 (B) 209 206 98.3
 25 to 34 years 1,656 1,549 93.5 1,103 1,004 91.0 127 125 98.0 426 420 98.7
 35 to 44 years 1,030 923 89.6 777 681 87.7 63 60 (B) 190 182 95.6
 45 to 54 years 347 315 90.9 248 219 88.5 14 14 (B) 85 82 96.5
 55 to 64 years 127 119 93.3 86 79 92.1 5 5 (B) 36 35 (B)
 65 years and over 53 53 (B) 30 30 (B) 1 1 (B) 22 22 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,570 2,365 92.0 1,646 1,463 88.9 205 202 98.5 719 701 97.4
 Under 18 years 13 13 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 8 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 303 298 98.4 130 129 98.9 38 38 (B) 135 131 97.4
 25 to 34 years 1,090 1,013 92.9 682 608 89.2 96 95 98.7 312 310 99.2
 35 to 44 years 761 674 88.6 559 482 86.3 50 49 (B) 151 143 94.8
 45 to 54 years 264 237 89.5 187 162 86.8 10 10 (B) 67 64 (B)
 55 to 64 years 105 97 92.1 71 65 (B) 5 5 (B) 29 28 (B)
 65 years and over 34 34 (B) 17 17 (B) 0 0 (B) 17 17 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
1,134 1,078 95.1 815 765 93.9 62 60 (B) 257 254 98.7
 Under 18 years 1 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 1 (B) 0 0 (X)
 18 to 24 years 174 173 99.2 87 86 98.3 12 12 (B) 75 75 (B)
 25 to 34 years 566 536 94.8 421 396 93.9 31 30 (B) 113 111 97.6
 35 to 44 years 269 248 92.3 217 199 91.4 13 11 (B) 39 38 (B)
 45 to 54 years 83 79 95.3 61 57 (B) 4 4 (B) 18 18 (B)
 55 to 64 years 22 22 (B) 15 15 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 7 (B)
 65 years and over 19 19 (B) 13 13 (B) 1 1 (B) 5 5 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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