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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 alone
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
9,359 8,428 90.1 4,386 3,614 82.4 812 765 94.2 4,161 4,049 97.3

Householders by age:
 
  Total
9,359 8,428 90.1 4,386 3,614 82.4 812 765 94.2 4,161 4,049 97.3
 Under 18 years 36 36 (B) 0 0 (X) 13 13 (B) 22 22 (B)
 18 to 24 years 591 570 96.5 74 67 (B) 124 118 95.3 393 385 98.0
 25 to 34 years 1,952 1,833 93.9 688 594 86.3 182 170 93.7 1,083 1,070 98.8
 35 to 44 years 2,295 2,107 91.8 1,048 884 84.4 186 180 96.7 1,061 1,043 98.3
 45 to 54 years 2,101 1,818 86.5 1,175 936 79.6 148 137 92.5 779 745 95.7
 55 to 64 years 1,315 1,093 83.1 805 613 76.2 93 82 88.2 417 398 95.3
 65 years and over 1,068 971 90.9 596 520 87.1 66 64 (B) 406 387 95.4

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,594 2,988 83.1 2,178 1,674 76.8 374 341 91.0 1,042 973 93.4
 Under 18 years 8 8 (B) 0 0 (X) 2 2 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 134 121 89.8 28 23 (B) 63 58 (B) 44 40 (B)
 25 to 34 years 257 191 74.4 156 102 65.2 61 53 (B) 40 37 (B)
 35 to 44 years 446 368 82.6 240 174 72.8 62 59 (B) 145 135 93.4
 45 to 54 years 947 775 81.9 588 445 75.7 74 68 (B) 285 263 92.2
 55 to 64 years 926 739 79.8 631 467 74.1 60 50 (B) 236 222 94.0
 65 years and over 876 785 89.6 537 463 86.2 53 51 (B) 286 270 94.5

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
5,765 5,440 94.4 2,208 1,940 87.9 438 424 96.9 3,119 3,076 98.6
 Under 18 years 27 27 (B) 0 0 (X) 11 11 (B) 16 16 (B)
 18 to 24 years 457 450 98.4 47 44 (B) 61 61 (B) 349 345 98.7
 25 to 34 years 1,695 1,642 96.9 532 492 92.5 121 118 97.2 1,042 1,033 99.1
 35 to 44 years 1,849 1,739 94.0 808 710 87.8 125 121 97.3 916 907 99.0
 45 to 54 years 1,155 1,042 90.3 588 492 83.6 73 68 (B) 494 482 97.7
 55 to 64 years 389 354 91.0 174 146 83.8 33 32 (B) 181 176 97.1
 65 years and over 192 186 96.9 59 57 (B) 13 13 (B) 119 116 97.6

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,515 2,326 92.5 844 686 81.3 257 249 97.0 1,414 1,391 98.4
 Under 18 years 16 16 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 10 10 (B)
 18 to 24 years 257 255 99.0 17 15 (B) 42 42 (B) 198 198 100.0
 25 to 34 years 585 551 94.1 176 147 83.5 76 76 98.8 333 328 98.7
 35 to 44 years 655 608 92.8 208 169 81.2 57 55 (B) 390 384 98.5
 45 to 54 years 649 571 88.0 297 232 78.0 46 42 (B) 306 297 97.2
 55 to 64 years 235 213 90.6 105 84 80.4 19 19 (B) 112 110 98.6
 65 years and over 117 113 96.0 41 40 (B) 10 9 (B) 66 63 (B)

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,250 3,114 95.8 1,364 1,254 91.9 181 175 96.7 1,705 1,685 98.9
 Under 18 years 11 11 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 200 195 97.7 30 30 (B) 18 18 (B) 152 147 96.9
 25 to 34 years 1,110 1,091 98.3 355 345 97.0 45 42 (B) 710 704 99.2
 35 to 44 years 1,194 1,131 94.7 601 541 90.1 67 66 (B) 526 523 99.5
 45 to 54 years 506 471 93.2 291 260 89.3 27 26 (B) 188 185 98.6
 55 to 64 years 154 141 91.7 70 62 (B) 15 13 (B) 70 66 (B)
 65 years and over 75 74 (B) 18 17 (B) 4 4 (B) 53 53 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
2,538 2,419 95.3 971 872 89.8 184 179 97.2 1,383 1,368 98.9
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 379 371 98.1 40 37 (B) 33 33 (B) 305 301 98.5
 25 to 34 years 1,056 1,019 96.5 393 362 92.0 69 66 (B) 594 591 99.6
 35 to 44 years 627 586 93.6 317 277 87.4 44 44 (B) 265 265 100.0
 45 to 54 years 298 275 92.3 154 136 88.0 15 15 (B) 128 124 96.5
 55 to 64 years 110 100 90.6 49 44 (B) 10 9 (B) 50 47 (B)
 65 years and over 57 56 (B) 17 16 (B) 5 5 (B) 34 34 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
1,811 1,716 94.7 671 586 87.4 147 144 98.2 993 985 99.2
 Under 18 years 12 12 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 6 (B) 6 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 253 251 99.0 19 17 (B) 27 27 (B) 207 207 100.0
 25 to 34 years 743 716 96.4 279 254 90.9 56 55 (B) 408 407 99.8
 35 to 44 years 446 412 92.5 208 175 84.0 35 35 (B) 202 202 100.0
 45 to 54 years 228 207 90.5 115 98 84.8 11 11 (B) 103 98 95.8
 55 to 64 years 80 70 87.0 36 30 (B) 8 6 (B) 36 33 (B)
 65 years and over 49 49 (B) 13 13 (B) 5 5 (B) 31 31 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
728 704 96.7 301 286 95.0 37 34 (B) 390 384 98.3
 Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
 18 to 24 years 126 121 96.3 21 21 (B) 6 6 (B) 98 94 95.3
 25 to 34 years 313 303 96.7 114 108 94.7 13 11 (B) 186 184 99.1
 35 to 44 years 181 175 96.3 109 102 93.8 9 9 (B) 63 63 (B)
 45 to 54 years 70 68 (B) 39 38 (B) 5 5 (B) 26 25 (B)
 55 to 64 years 30 30 (B) 14 14 (B) 2 2 (B) 14 14 (B)
 65 years and over 8 7 (B) 4 3 (B) 1 1 (B) 3 3 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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