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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 75% of poverty (5) Percentage below 75% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 75% of poverty (5) Percentage below 75% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 75% of poverty (5) Percentage below 75% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 75% of poverty (5) Percentage below 75% of poverty (6)

White alone
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
64,183 3,654 5.7 50,779 1,573 3.1 3,999 326 8.2 9,405 1,755 18.7

Householders by age:
 
  Total
64,183 3,654 5.7 50,779 1,573 3.1 3,999 326 8.2 9,405 1,755 18.7
 Under 18 years 108 18 16.9 3 0 (B) 57 11 (B) 48 8 (B)
 18 to 24 years 2,392 465 19.4 1,058 100 9.5 548 46 8.4 786 318 40.5
 25 to 34 years 10,329 1,043 10.1 7,580 347 4.6 887 81 9.1 1,863 615 33.0
 35 to 44 years 13,863 831 6.0 10,799 350 3.2 866 77 8.9 2,198 403 18.3
 45 to 54 years 14,835 561 3.8 11,872 264 2.2 861 73 8.5 2,102 225 10.7
 55 to 64 years 11,334 412 3.6 9,929 284 2.9 424 29 6.9 981 99 10.1
 65 years and over 11,322 324 2.9 9,537 228 2.4 357 9 2.5 1,427 87 6.1

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
33,942 932 2.7 28,681 655 2.3 1,965 101 5.1 3,295 175 5.3
 Under 18 years 46 4 (B) 3 0 (B) 23 3 (B) 19 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 975 53 5.4 476 13 2.7 332 19 5.8 168 21 12.4
 25 to 34 years 2,602 66 2.6 2,097 50 2.4 346 9 2.7 159 7 4.6
 35 to 44 years 2,461 96 3.9 1,932 53 2.8 243 16 6.7 286 27 9.3
 45 to 54 years 7,508 166 2.2 6,237 96 1.5 424 31 7.2 847 39 4.6
 55 to 64 years 9,701 299 3.1 8,753 242 2.8 309 18 5.7 640 39 6.1
 65 years and over 10,648 247 2.3 9,183 201 2.2 289 5 1.7 1,177 41 3.5

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,241 2,722 9.0 22,098 917 4.2 2,034 225 11.1 6,110 1,580 25.9
 Under 18 years 62 14 (B) 0 0 (X) 34 8 (B) 28 6 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,417 412 29.1 583 88 15.0 216 27 12.5 618 298 48.1
 25 to 34 years 7,727 976 12.6 5,482 297 5.4 541 71 13.2 1,704 608 35.7
 35 to 44 years 11,402 734 6.4 8,867 297 3.3 623 61 9.8 1,912 377 19.7
 45 to 54 years 7,326 396 5.4 5,634 167 3.0 437 42 9.7 1,255 186 14.8
 55 to 64 years 1,632 113 6.9 1,176 41 3.5 115 12 10.2 341 60 17.5
 65 years and over 674 77 11.5 355 27 7.6 68 4 (B) 250 46 18.5

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
12,948 946 7.3 8,543 202 2.4 1,253 125 10.0 3,152 619 19.6
 Under 18 years 45 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 28 6 (B) 16 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 877 204 23.2 344 28 8.0 160 16 9.8 372 160 43.0
 25 to 34 years 3,034 267 8.8 2,008 43 2.1 335 41 12.3 691 183 26.5
 35 to 44 years 3,532 185 5.2 2,316 39 1.7 338 27 7.9 879 119 13.6
 45 to 54 years 3,992 179 4.5 2,892 57 2.0 280 29 10.3 819 93 11.4
 55 to 64 years 1,029 65 6.3 756 23 3.1 70 5 (B) 203 37 18.0
 65 years and over 439 39 8.8 227 13 5.8 41 1 (B) 171 24 14.1

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
17,293 1,776 10.3 13,554 715 5.3 781 100 12.8 2,957 961 32.5
 Under 18 years 18 5 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 2 (B) 12 4 (B)
 18 to 24 years 540 209 38.6 238 60 25.2 56 11 (B) 246 137 55.8
 25 to 34 years 4,693 709 15.1 3,474 254 7.3 206 30 14.6 1,013 425 41.9
 35 to 44 years 7,870 550 7.0 6,551 258 3.9 285 34 12.0 1,034 258 24.9
 45 to 54 years 3,335 217 6.5 2,742 111 4.0 157 13 8.6 436 92 21.2
 55 to 64 years 603 48 7.9 420 18 4.3 45 7 (B) 138 23 16.8
 65 years and over 234 39 16.4 128 14 10.7 27 2 (B) 79 22 28.2

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,567 1,609 11.9 10,243 562 5.5 854 119 13.9 2,470 928 37.6
 Under 18 years 15 7 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 5 (B) 8 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,244 390 31.3 559 85 15.2 129 20 15.3 556 285 51.3
 25 to 34 years 5,938 747 12.6 4,483 247 5.5 394 56 14.3 1,060 444 41.9
 35 to 44 years 4,559 306 6.7 3,918 151 3.8 181 27 15.1 459 128 27.9
 45 to 54 years 1,188 103 8.7 899 56 6.2 82 8 9.5 207 40 19.2
 55 to 64 years 409 27 6.6 284 9 3.3 38 2 (B) 87 15 17.7
 65 years and over 215 29 13.4 100 14 14.4 22 1 (B) 93 14 14.8

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
9,354 984 10.5 6,825 292 4.3 670 83 12.3 1,859 609 32.8
 Under 18 years 13 7 (B) 0 0 (X) 5 5 (B) 8 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 836 213 25.5 350 31 8.8 107 14 13.3 378 168 44.4
 25 to 34 years 3,891 453 11.6 2,811 119 4.2 300 39 12.9 780 295 37.8
 35 to 44 years 3,202 200 6.2 2,682 92 3.4 147 18 12.2 373 90 24.2
 45 to 54 years 942 75 8.0 703 38 5.5 69 5 (B) 170 32 18.7
 55 to 64 years 300 19 6.3 205 4 1.8 23 2 (B) 72 13 (B)
 65 years and over 170 17 10.3 74 8 (B) 17 0 (B) 78 9 11.6

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
4,213 625 14.8 3,418 270 7.9 184 36 19.7 611 319 52.3
 Under 18 years 2 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 408 177 43.3 209 54 26.0 22 6 (B) 178 117 65.9
 25 to 34 years 2,047 295 14.4 1,672 128 7.6 94 18 18.8 280 149 53.2
 35 to 44 years 1,356 106 7.8 1,236 59 4.8 34 9 (B) 86 38 43.9
 45 to 54 years 246 28 11.5 196 17 8.9 13 3 (B) 37 8 (B)
 55 to 64 years 109 8 7.5 79 6 7.1 14 0 (B) 15 3 (B)
 65 years and over 45 11 (B) 26 6 (B) 4 1 (B) 15 5 (B)

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