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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 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
9,625 982 10.2 4,530 142 3.1 840 76 9.0 4,254 764 18.0

Householders by age:
 
  Total
9,625 982 10.2 4,530 142 3.1 840 76 9.0 4,254 764 18.0
 Under 18 years 36 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 1 (B) 22 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 612 171 27.9 78 9 11.9 134 10 7.2 400 152 38.0
 25 to 34 years 2,026 338 16.7 725 25 3.4 187 26 13.8 1,114 287 25.8
 35 to 44 years 2,364 245 10.3 1,086 33 3.0 192 21 11.2 1,087 191 17.5
 45 to 54 years 2,151 102 4.8 1,198 23 1.9 153 11 7.3 799 68 8.5
 55 to 64 years 1,345 65 4.8 830 28 3.4 93 4 4.1 422 33 7.8
 65 years and over 1,090 53 4.8 614 24 3.9 66 3 (B) 410 26 6.2

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,689 118 3.2 2,233 56 2.5 389 20 5.3 1,067 41 3.9
 Under 18 years 9 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 3 1 (B) 6 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 142 12 8.7 28 4 (B) 68 2 (B) 46 6 (B)
 25 to 34 years 272 7 2.6 161 2 1.1 64 5 (B) 47 0 (B)
 35 to 44 years 456 18 3.9 242 2 0.8 65 6 (B) 149 10 6.9
 45 to 54 years 967 22 2.3 599 10 1.7 76 2 2.1 292 10 3.5
 55 to 64 years 949 24 2.6 651 16 2.4 60 2 (B) 238 7 2.9
 65 years and over 893 33 3.7 552 22 4.0 53 3 (B) 289 7 2.6

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
5,936 864 14.6 2,298 86 3.7 451 55 12.3 3,187 723 22.7
 Under 18 years 27 8 (B) 0 0 (X) 11 0 (B) 16 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 470 158 33.7 50 5 (B) 66 7 (B) 354 146 41.2
 25 to 34 years 1,754 331 18.9 564 23 4.1 123 21 16.7 1,067 287 26.9
 35 to 44 years 1,908 227 11.9 844 31 3.6 126 16 12.4 937 180 19.2
 45 to 54 years 1,183 80 6.8 599 13 2.2 77 10 12.4 507 57 11.3
 55 to 64 years 397 41 10.3 179 12 6.9 33 2 (B) 184 26 14.2
 65 years and over 197 20 10.0 62 2 (B) 13 0 (B) 121 18 14.9

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,583 281 10.9 881 25 2.8 264 27 10.4 1,438 229 15.9
 Under 18 years 16 2 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 0 (B) 10 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 264 77 29.4 17 0 (B) 47 4 (B) 200 73 36.7
 25 to 34 years 602 67 11.2 186 4 2.2 78 12 15.8 338 51 15.0
 35 to 44 years 676 56 8.2 225 5 2.1 57 5 (B) 393 46 11.7
 45 to 54 years 665 42 6.3 303 7 2.4 47 4 (B) 316 31 9.7
 55 to 64 years 240 24 9.8 108 8 7.0 19 2 (B) 113 14 12.2
 65 years and over 119 14 11.7 41 1 (B) 10 0 (B) 68 13 (B)

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,353 583 17.4 1,417 61 4.3 187 28 14.9 1,749 494 28.2
 Under 18 years 11 6 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 0 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 206 81 39.3 33 5 (B) 19 3 (B) 154 73 47.0
 25 to 34 years 1,152 264 22.9 378 19 5.0 45 8 (B) 728 236 32.4
 35 to 44 years 1,232 171 13.9 619 26 4.2 69 11 (B) 544 134 24.6
 45 to 54 years 518 38 7.4 296 6 1.9 31 6 (B) 191 27 14.0
 55 to 64 years 157 17 10.9 71 5 (B) 15 0 (B) 71 12 (B)
 65 years and over 77 6 7.4 20 0 (B) 4 0 (B) 53 6 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,634 535 20.3 1,024 55 5.4 191 29 15.1 1,418 451 31.8
 Under 18 years 12 6 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 0 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 392 148 37.8 43 5 (B) 39 6 (B) 310 137 44.3
 25 to 34 years 1,102 237 21.5 423 18 4.3 70 13 (B) 609 206 33.8
 35 to 44 years 656 106 16.1 334 20 6.1 46 7 (B) 276 78 28.4
 45 to 54 years 300 20 6.6 155 7 4.2 15 2 (B) 130 11 8.8
 55 to 64 years 113 16 14.4 51 5 (B) 10 2 (B) 52 10 (B)
 65 years and over 59 1 (B) 19 0 (B) 5 0 (B) 35 1 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
1,878 325 17.3 711 22 3.1 154 23 15.2 1,013 279 27.5
 Under 18 years 12 6 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 0 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 262 93 35.4 21 0 (B) 31 5 (B) 210 88 42.0
 25 to 34 years 768 128 16.6 298 6 2.0 56 10 (B) 413 111 27.0
 35 to 44 years 473 67 14.3 224 6 2.8 37 5 (B) 211 56 26.6
 45 to 54 years 230 17 7.3 115 5 4.5 11 2 (B) 104 10 9.5
 55 to 64 years 82 13 16.3 38 5 (B) 8 2 (B) 36 7 (B)
 65 years and over 51 0 (B) 15 0 (B) 5 0 (B) 31 0 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
756 210 27.8 313 33 10.6 38 6 (B) 405 172 42.4
 Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
 18 to 24 years 129 55 42.7 22 5 (B) 7 1 (B) 100 49 49.2
 25 to 34 years 334 109 32.8 125 12 10.0 13 3 (B) 196 94 48.2
 35 to 44 years 183 38 20.9 110 14 12.9 9 2 (B) 64 22 (B)
 45 to 54 years 70 3 (B) 39 1 (B) 5 0 (B) 26 2 (B)
 55 to 64 years 32 3 (B) 14 0 (B) 2 0 (B) 16 3 (B)
 65 years and over 8 1 (B) 4 0 (B) 1 0 (B) 3 1 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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