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POV05: People in Families by Relationship to Householder, Age of Householder, Number of Related Children Present, 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)

  People in families (total) (2) People in married-couple families (11) People in families with a male householder, no wife present People in families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
202,100 19,255 9.5 162,411 10,061 6.2 11,557 1,484 12.8 28,131 7,709 27.4
 
Householder
65,029 5,541 8.5 51,341 2,594 5.1 4,080 510 12.5 9,609 2,436 25.4
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 51,206 2,600 5.1 51,206 2,600 5.1 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 57,720 8,898 15.4 43,797 4,099 9.4 3,252 609 18.7 10,670 4,189 39.3
  Related children under 6 years 19,710 3,547 18.0 15,196 1,617 10.6 1,153 248 21.5 3,360 1,682 50.1
  Related children 6 to 17 years 38,010 5,351 14.1 28,601 2,482 8.7 2,099 362 17.2 7,310 2,507 34.3
Own children 18 years and over (15) 18,946 1,225 6.5 12,951 516 4.0 1,289 106 8.2 4,706 603 12.8
Other relatives 9,199 991 10.8 3,115 252 8.1 2,937 258 8.8 3,147 481 15.3

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
202,100 19,255 9.5 162,411 10,061 6.2 11,557 1,484 12.8 28,131 7,709 27.4
  Under 18 years 415 96 23.1 9 0 (B) 217 40 18.3 189 56 29.7
  18 to 24 years 7,178 1,860 25.9 3,252 601 18.5 1,673 243 14.5 2,252 1,016 45.1
  25 to 34 years 35,525 5,680 16.0 27,103 2,644 9.8 2,572 362 14.1 5,850 2,673 45.7
  35 to 44 years 53,732 5,376 10.0 44,133 2,995 6.8 2,549 365 14.3 7,050 2,016 28.6
  45 to 54 years 49,317 3,111 6.3 40,809 1,739 4.3 2,358 284 12.1 6,150 1,088 17.7
  55 to 64 years 29,729 1,664 5.6 25,724 1,161 4.5 1,194 119 9.9 2,811 385 13.7
  65 years and over 26,204 1,468 5.6 21,380 921 4.3 995 71 7.2 3,829 475 12.4

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
80,007 3,491 4.4 66,567 2,265 3.4 5,115 421 8.2 8,324 805 9.7
  Under 18 years 146 23 15.6 9 0 (B) 77 12 15.5 60 11 (B)
  18 to 24 years 2,318 209 9.0 1,010 48 4.8 882 96 10.9 426 65 15.3
  25 to 34 years 5,827 275 4.7 4,397 159 3.6 1,010 64 6.3 420 53 12.6
  35 to 44 years 5,899 337 5.7 4,491 163 3.6 650 45 6.9 759 129 17.0
  45 to 54 years 19,547 688 3.5 16,386 403 2.5 1,012 112 11.1 2,150 172 8.0
  55 to 64 years 22,855 941 4.1 20,514 755 3.7 752 66 8.8 1,589 119 7.5
  65 years and over 23,413 1,019 4.4 19,760 737 3.7 732 26 3.5 2,921 256 8.8

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
122,093 15,764 12.9 95,844 7,796 8.1 6,442 1,064 16.5 19,807 6,904 34.9
  Under 18 years 269 73 27.2 0 0 (X) 140 28 19.9 129 45 35.1
  18 to 24 years 4,859 1,650 34.0 2,242 553 24.7 791 147 18.6 1,826 950 52.0
  25 to 34 years 29,698 5,405 18.2 22,706 2,485 10.9 1,562 299 19.1 5,430 2,621 48.3
  35 to 44 years 47,833 5,040 10.5 39,643 2,833 7.1 1,900 320 16.8 6,291 1,887 30.0
  45 to 54 years 29,770 2,424 8.1 24,423 1,336 5.5 1,346 172 12.8 4,001 915 22.9
  55 to 64 years 6,874 724 10.5 5,210 405 7.8 442 52 11.8 1,222 266 21.8
  65 years and over 2,790 449 16.1 1,620 184 11.4 262 46 17.5 908 219 24.1

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
41,417 3,664 8.8 30,073 1,238 4.1 3,287 424 12.9 8,057 2,003 24.9
  Under 18 years 181 40 22.2 0 0 (X) 111 20 17.7 70 20 (B)
  18 to 24 years 2,499 648 25.9 1,089 167 15.3 533 80 15.1 878 401 45.6
  25 to 34 years 8,648 907 10.5 6,295 261 4.2 801 127 15.8 1,551 519 33.4
  35 to 44 years 11,098 809 7.3 8,082 268 3.3 804 93 11.6 2,212 448 20.2
  45 to 54 years 13,700 755 5.5 10,808 313 2.9 697 74 10.7 2,195 368 16.7
  55 to 64 years 3,731 296 7.9 2,929 147 5.0 217 20 9.0 584 129 22.1
  65 years and over 1,560 209 13.4 871 81 9.3 123 9 7.7 567 119 21.0

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
80,676 12,100 15.0 65,771 6,558 10.0 3,155 640 20.3 11,751 4,901 41.7
  Under 18 years 88 33 37.4 0 0 (X) 28 8 (B) 59 25 (B)
  18 to 24 years 2,360 1,003 42.5 1,153 386 33.5 258 67 25.8 949 550 57.9
  25 to 34 years 21,050 4,498 21.4 16,411 2,224 13.6 761 172 22.6 3,879 2,102 54.2
  35 to 44 years 36,735 4,230 11.5 31,561 2,564 8.1 1,096 227 20.7 4,079 1,439 35.3
  45 to 54 years 16,070 1,668 10.4 13,615 1,023 7.5 649 98 15.1 1,806 548 30.3
  55 to 64 years 3,143 427 13.6 2,281 258 11.3 224 33 14.5 638 137 21.5
  65 years and over 1,230 240 19.5 750 103 13.8 139 36 26.2 342 100 29.4

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
57,443 9,548 16.6 45,970 4,909 10.7 2,787 568 20.4 8,686 4,071 46.9
  Under 18 years 74 30 (B) 0 0 (X) 34 18 (B) 40 11 (B)
  18 to 24 years 4,160 1,541 37.0 2,144 544 25.4 409 102 24.9 1,608 895 55.7
  25 to 34 years 23,293 4,189 18.0 18,630 2,044 11.0 1,146 236 20.6 3,518 1,909 54.3
  35 to 44 years 20,837 2,482 11.9 18,408 1,576 8.6 640 146 22.8 1,790 760 42.5
  45 to 54 years 5,894 799 13.6 4,674 484 10.3 285 34 11.9 934 281 30.1
  55 to 64 years 2,143 287 13.4 1,554 165 10.6 170 7 4.0 419 116 27.6
  65 years and over 1,041 220 21.1 560 95 17.0 104 25 24.1 377 99 26.3

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
36,611 5,427 14.8 28,627 2,567 9.0 1,998 353 17.7 5,986 2,506 41.9
  Under 18 years 60 29 (B) 0 0 (X) 23 18 (B) 38 11 (B)
  18 to 24 years 2,379 730 30.7 1,125 206 18.3 323 73 22.4 931 451 48.4
  25 to 34 years 13,691 2,227 16.3 10,567 953 9.0 786 132 16.8 2,338 1,141 48.8
  35 to 44 years 13,902 1,561 11.2 12,058 931 7.7 492 93 18.8 1,353 537 39.7
  45 to 54 years 4,343 548 12.6 3,430 333 9.7 218 13 6.0 695 202 29.1
  55 to 64 years 1,470 186 12.6 1,057 87 8.3 85 7 8.1 329 92 27.9
  65 years and over 764 147 19.2 391 57 14.7 71 18 (B) 302 72 23.7

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
20,833 4,121 19.8 17,343 2,341 13.5 789 215 27.2 2,700 1,565 58.0
  Under 18 years 14 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 12 0 (B) 2 1 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,781 812 45.6 1,019 338 33.2 86 29 34.5 677 444 65.6
  25 to 34 years 9,602 1,962 20.4 8,063 1,091 13.5 360 104 28.8 1,179 767 65.1
  35 to 44 years 6,935 921 13.3 6,350 645 10.2 148 53 36.1 438 223 50.9
  45 to 54 years 1,551 251 16.2 1,244 151 12.1 68 21 (B) 239 79 33.0
  55 to 64 years 672 101 15.1 497 78 15.6 85 0 0.0 90 24 26.5
  65 years and over 277 73 26.3 169 38 22.4 32 7 (B) 75 28 36.5

Poverty Footnotes


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