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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, not Hispanic
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
54,450 2,287 4.2 44,281 993 2.2 3,069 239 7.8 7,100 1,055 14.9

Householders by age:
 
  Total
54,450 2,287 4.2 44,281 993 2.2 3,069 239 7.8 7,100 1,055 14.9
 Under 18 years 57 5 (B) 2 0 (B) 32 3 (B) 23 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,649 294 17.9 764 58 7.6 348 32 9.1 537 204 38.0
 25 to 34 years 7,855 569 7.2 6,011 158 2.6 591 50 8.5 1,253 361 28.8
 35 to 44 years 11,168 482 4.3 8,918 187 2.1 658 60 9.1 1,591 235 14.8
 45 to 54 years 12,959 367 2.8 10,525 180 1.7 744 60 8.1 1,689 127 7.5
 55 to 64 years 10,285 322 3.1 9,147 234 2.6 374 25 6.8 765 62 8.2
 65 years and over 10,477 248 2.4 8,914 176 2.0 322 8 2.6 1,241 64 5.1

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
30,793 735 2.4 26,530 531 2.0 1,531 81 5.3 2,731 122 4.5
 Under 18 years 29 3 (B) 2 0 (B) 16 1 (B) 12 2 (B)
 18 to 24 years 769 42 5.5 402 9 2.4 235 15 6.4 131 18 13.5
 25 to 34 years 2,187 35 1.6 1,866 29 1.5 206 3 1.7 115 2 2.2
 35 to 44 years 2,082 74 3.6 1,704 45 2.6 170 12 6.8 207 17 8.3
 45 to 54 years 6,792 128 1.9 5,711 78 1.4 370 27 7.3 710 23 3.3
 55 to 64 years 8,998 252 2.8 8,207 207 2.5 274 18 6.4 517 27 5.3
 65 years and over 9,937 200 2.0 8,637 162 1.9 260 5 1.9 1,040 33 3.2

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
23,657 1,553 6.6 17,750 462 2.6 1,538 158 10.3 4,368 933 21.3
 Under 18 years 28 2 (B) 0 0 (X) 16 2 (B) 12 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 880 252 28.6 362 49 13.5 113 17 14.7 406 187 46.0
 25 to 34 years 5,668 534 9.4 4,144 129 3.1 385 47 12.1 1,139 358 31.5
 35 to 44 years 9,086 408 4.5 7,214 142 2.0 488 48 9.9 1,384 218 15.7
 45 to 54 years 6,167 239 3.9 4,814 101 2.1 374 33 9.0 979 104 10.6
 55 to 64 years 1,287 70 5.4 939 27 2.8 100 8 7.8 248 35 14.2
 65 years and over 540 48 8.9 277 13 4.8 62 3 (B) 201 31 15.4

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,508 613 5.8 7,127 118 1.7 967 94 9.8 2,415 400 16.6
 Under 18 years 20 2 (B) 0 0 (X) 14 2 (B) 6 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 568 124 21.9 219 13 6.0 92 12 12.6 256 100 38.9
 25 to 34 years 2,417 174 7.2 1,666 23 1.4 248 28 11.4 504 123 24.5
 35 to 44 years 2,893 120 4.1 1,934 20 1.0 274 22 8.2 685 77 11.3
 45 to 54 years 3,425 124 3.6 2,516 39 1.6 243 25 10.3 666 60 9.0
 55 to 64 years 827 44 5.3 608 16 2.6 61 4 (B) 158 25 15.5
 65 years and over 358 24 6.7 183 7 4.0 35 1 (B) 140 15 10.8

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
13,148 940 7.1 10,624 344 3.2 572 64 11.2 1,953 532 27.3
 Under 18 years 8 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 2 0 (B) 6 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 313 128 40.8 143 36 25.2 21 5 (B) 149 87 58.0
 25 to 34 years 3,251 360 11.1 2,478 106 4.3 138 19 13.5 635 235 37.0
 35 to 44 years 6,193 288 4.7 5,280 122 2.3 215 26 12.2 699 140 20.1
 45 to 54 years 2,742 114 4.2 2,298 62 2.7 131 8 6.4 313 44 14.0
 55 to 64 years 461 26 5.6 332 11 3.2 39 4 (B) 90 11 12.0
 65 years and over 181 24 13.2 94 6 6.6 26 2 (B) 61 16 (B)

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
10,153 881 8.7 7,926 263 3.3 609 77 12.6 1,618 541 33.5
 Under 18 years 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 809 248 30.7 353 49 13.9 83 14 17.1 374 185 49.5
 25 to 34 years 4,402 395 9.0 3,440 109 3.2 279 34 12.3 683 251 36.7
 35 to 44 years 3,605 159 4.4 3,181 65 2.0 125 23 18.4 299 71 23.8
 45 to 54 years 879 48 5.5 675 25 3.7 68 5 (B) 137 18 13.4
 55 to 64 years 291 15 5.3 204 6 3.1 33 1 (B) 54 8 (B)
 65 years and over 165 15 9.2 74 8 (B) 21 0 (B) 70 8 (B)

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
6,977 543 7.8 5,264 127 2.4 483 57 11.9 1,230 358 29.1
 Under 18 years 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 554 135 24.3 222 14 6.2 72 12 (B) 260 109 42.0
 25 to 34 years 2,879 248 8.6 2,161 55 2.6 214 27 12.4 504 167 33.0
 35 to 44 years 2,500 103 4.1 2,149 33 1.6 103 14 13.8 248 55 22.3
 45 to 54 years 704 36 5.2 534 17 3.2 59 4 (B) 111 15 13.4
 55 to 64 years 202 10 5.0 138 2 1.6 19 1 (B) 44 7 (B)
 65 years and over 137 10 7.4 59 5 (B) 17 0 (B) 61 5 (B)

Familes with 2 or more related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
3,176 338 10.7 2,662 135 5.1 125 20 15.6 388 183 47.2
 Under 18 years 0 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (B)
 18 to 24 years 255 114 44.6 130 35 27.0 11 3 (B) 113 76 66.9
 25 to 34 years 1,523 146 9.6 1,279 54 4.2 65 8 (B) 179 84 47.1
 35 to 44 years 1,104 56 5.1 1,031 32 3.1 22 9 (B) 51 16 (B)
 45 to 54 years 176 12 6.8 141 8 5.7 9 1 (B) 26 3 (B)
 55 to 64 years 89 5 5.9 65 4 (B) 14 0 (B) 9 1 (B)
 65 years and over 29 5 (B) 15 2 (B) 4 0 (B) 10 3 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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