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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 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% 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 8,659 90.0 4,530 3,731 82.4 840 791 94.1 4,254 4,137 97.2

Householders by age:
 
  Total
9,625 8,659 90.0 4,530 3,731 82.4 840 791 94.1 4,254 4,137 97.2
 Under 18 years 36 36 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 14 (B) 22 22 (B)
 18 to 24 years 612 591 96.5 78 71 90.8 134 129 95.7 400 392 97.9
 25 to 34 years 2,026 1,899 93.7 725 628 86.6 187 174 92.9 1,114 1,097 98.4
 35 to 44 years 2,364 2,166 91.6 1,086 913 84.1 192 185 96.8 1,087 1,068 98.3
 45 to 54 years 2,151 1,859 86.4 1,198 952 79.5 153 142 92.8 799 764 95.6
 55 to 64 years 1,345 1,115 82.9 830 630 75.9 93 82 87.9 422 402 95.4
 65 years and over 1,090 993 91.1 614 537 87.5 66 64 (B) 410 391 95.4

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,689 3,067 83.1 2,233 1,717 76.9 389 353 90.8 1,067 998 93.4
 Under 18 years 9 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 3 3 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 142 128 90.3 28 24 (B) 68 62 (B) 46 42 (B)
 25 to 34 years 272 203 74.7 161 106 66.2 64 54 (B) 47 43 (B)
 35 to 44 years 456 377 82.6 242 175 72.4 65 62 (B) 149 140 93.6
 45 to 54 years 967 793 82.0 599 453 75.6 76 70 91.8 292 270 92.4
 55 to 64 years 949 754 79.5 651 481 73.9 60 50 (B) 238 224 94.0
 65 years and over 893 802 89.8 552 478 86.6 53 51 (B) 289 273 94.5

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
5,936 5,592 94.2 2,298 2,015 87.7 451 437 97.0 3,187 3,140 98.5
 Under 18 years 27 27 (B) 0 0 (X) 11 11 (B) 16 16 (B)
 18 to 24 years 470 463 98.4 50 47 (B) 66 66 (B) 354 349 98.6
 25 to 34 years 1,754 1,695 96.7 564 521 92.4 123 120 97.3 1,067 1,054 98.8
 35 to 44 years 1,908 1,789 93.8 844 738 87.4 126 123 97.3 937 928 99.1
 45 to 54 years 1,183 1,066 90.1 599 499 83.4 77 72 93.7 507 494 97.5
 55 to 64 years 397 360 90.9 179 150 83.5 33 32 (B) 184 179 97.2
 65 years and over 197 191 96.9 62 59 (B) 13 13 (B) 121 118 97.6

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,583 2,384 92.3 881 715 81.2 264 256 97.1 1,438 1,413 98.3
 Under 18 years 16 16 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 10 10 (B)
 18 to 24 years 264 261 98.9 17 15 (B) 47 47 (B) 200 200 99.9
 25 to 34 years 602 568 94.3 186 157 84.3 78 77 98.9 338 334 98.7
 35 to 44 years 676 623 92.2 225 181 80.2 57 55 (B) 393 387 98.5
 45 to 54 years 665 584 87.8 303 236 77.8 47 43 (B) 316 306 96.8
 55 to 64 years 240 218 90.8 108 88 81.0 19 19 (B) 113 111 98.6
 65 years and over 119 115 96.0 41 40 (B) 10 9 (B) 68 66 (B)

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,353 3,207 95.7 1,417 1,299 91.7 187 181 96.8 1,749 1,726 98.7
 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 1,127 97.9 378 365 96.4 45 42 (B) 728 720 98.9
 35 to 44 years 1,232 1,166 94.7 619 557 90.1 69 68 (B) 544 541 99.5
 45 to 54 years 518 482 93.1 296 264 89.1 31 30 (B) 191 189 98.6
 55 to 64 years 157 142 91.0 71 62 (B) 15 13 (B) 71 67 (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 2,502 95.0 1,024 916 89.4 191 186 97.3 1,418 1,400 98.8
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 392 384 98.1 43 40 (B) 39 39 (B) 310 305 98.4
 25 to 34 years 1,102 1,059 96.1 423 389 91.9 70 66 (B) 609 604 99.1
 35 to 44 years 656 609 92.9 334 288 86.1 46 46 (B) 276 276 100.0
 45 to 54 years 300 277 92.3 155 136 88.0 15 15 (B) 130 125 96.6
 55 to 64 years 113 103 90.9 51 45 (B) 10 9 (B) 52 49 (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 1,775 94.5 711 619 87.0 154 151 98.3 1,013 1,005 99.2
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 262 260 98.9 21 18 (B) 31 31 (B) 210 210 99.9
 25 to 34 years 768 740 96.3 298 272 91.0 56 56 (B) 413 413 99.8
 35 to 44 years 473 433 91.5 224 185 82.3 37 37 (B) 211 211 100.0
 45 to 54 years 230 208 90.5 115 98 84.9 11 11 (B) 104 100 95.9
 55 to 64 years 82 71 87.3 38 32 (B) 8 6 (B) 36 33 (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
756 728 96.3 313 297 94.8 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 334 319 95.7 125 117 94.0 13 11 (B) 196 191 97.7
 35 to 44 years 183 177 96.3 110 103 93.9 9 9 (B) 64 64 (B)
 45 to 54 years 70 68 (B) 39 38 (B) 5 5 (B) 26 25 (B)
 55 to 64 years 32 32 (B) 14 14 (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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