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Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


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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 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
32,818 9,973 30.4 15,955 2,084 13.1 2,530 739 29.2 14,332 7,149 49.9
 
Householder
9,625 2,737 28.4 4,530 524 11.6 840 233 27.8 4,254 1,980 46.5
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 4,447 507 11.4 4,447 507 11.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 12,201 5,138 42.1 4,929 842 17.1 761 295 38.7 6,512 4,002 61.5
  Related children under 6 years 4,161 1,957 47.0 1,650 344 20.8 273 95 34.6 2,239 1,519 67.8
  Related children 6 to 17 years 8,040 3,181 39.6 3,279 498 15.2 488 200 41.0 4,273 2,483 58.1
Own children 18 years and over (15) 4,253 990 23.3 1,663 172 10.4 262 61 23.3 2,328 756 32.5
Other relatives 2,292 601 26.2 386 39 10.2 667 151 22.6 1,238 411 33.2

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
32,818 9,973 30.4 15,955 2,084 13.1 2,530 739 29.2 14,332 7,149 49.9
  Under 18 years 133 89 66.8 0 0 (X) 52 38 (B) 81 50 61.9
  18 to 24 years 1,861 954 51.2 272 98 35.9 414 80 19.4 1,175 776 66.0
  25 to 34 years 7,159 3,307 46.2 2,856 607 21.2 519 172 33.1 3,783 2,528 66.8
  35 to 44 years 8,794 2,509 28.5 4,408 501 11.4 576 172 29.8 3,810 1,836 48.2
  45 to 54 years 7,408 1,336 18.0 4,283 287 6.7 468 129 27.6 2,658 920 34.6
  55 to 64 years 4,167 887 21.3 2,483 319 12.9 301 69 23.0 1,383 498 36.0
  65 years and over 3,296 892 27.1 1,653 272 16.5 200 78 39.2 1,443 542 37.5

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
9,584 1,342 14.0 5,541 481 8.7 1,043 191 18.3 3,000 671 22.4
  Under 18 years 22 8 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 1 (B) 16 7 (B)
  18 to 24 years 333 55 16.4 55 13 (B) 178 18 10.3 100 23 23.3
  25 to 34 years 600 36 6.0 338 11 3.2 159 20 12.6 103 5 5.3
  35 to 44 years 1,169 154 13.2 541 20 3.7 199 41 20.4 430 94 21.8
  45 to 54 years 2,670 273 10.2 1,639 74 4.5 199 43 21.8 832 156 18.7
  55 to 64 years 2,484 346 13.9 1,637 173 10.6 169 25 15.0 678 148 21.8
  65 years and over 2,305 469 20.3 1,331 189 14.2 132 42 31.5 842 238 28.3

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
23,234 8,631 37.1 10,414 1,604 15.4 1,488 549 36.9 11,333 6,479 57.2
  Under 18 years 110 80 72.7 0 0 (X) 45 37 (B) 65 43 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,528 899 58.8 217 85 39.2 237 62 26.2 1,075 752 70.0
  25 to 34 years 6,559 3,271 49.9 2,518 596 23.7 360 152 42.2 3,681 2,522 68.5
  35 to 44 years 7,625 2,355 30.9 3,868 481 12.4 377 131 34.8 3,380 1,742 51.5
  45 to 54 years 4,738 1,063 22.4 2,643 212 8.0 269 86 32.0 1,826 764 41.9
  55 to 64 years 1,683 540 32.1 846 146 17.3 132 44 33.1 705 351 49.8
  65 years and over 991 423 42.7 322 83 25.8 68 37 (B) 601 303 50.4

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
7,798 2,108 27.0 3,245 360 11.1 703 214 30.5 3,850 1,534 39.8
  Under 18 years 54 24 (B) 0 0 (X) 22 14 (B) 32 10 (B)
  18 to 24 years 690 341 49.4 74 17 (B) 139 43 30.6 477 280 58.8
  25 to 34 years 1,542 496 32.2 605 88 14.5 186 66 35.6 751 343 45.6
  35 to 44 years 1,951 413 21.2 774 57 7.3 130 18 13.5 1,046 339 32.4
  45 to 54 years 2,221 393 17.7 1,154 78 6.8 135 33 24.5 932 282 30.3
  55 to 64 years 853 281 32.9 446 79 17.8 51 27 (B) 356 174 48.9
  65 years and over 487 160 32.8 192 41 21.3 40 13 (B) 255 106 41.3

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
15,436 6,523 42.3 7,169 1,244 17.3 785 335 42.6 7,482 4,945 66.1
  Under 18 years 56 56 (B) 0 0 (X) 23 23 (B) 33 33 (B)
  18 to 24 years 839 559 66.6 143 68 47.1 98 19 19.8 598 472 79.0
  25 to 34 years 5,016 2,774 55.3 1,912 508 26.6 174 86 49.2 2,929 2,180 74.4
  35 to 44 years 5,674 1,942 34.2 3,094 425 13.7 247 114 46.0 2,334 1,403 60.1
  45 to 54 years 2,517 669 26.6 1,489 134 9.0 134 53 39.4 894 482 54.0
  55 to 64 years 830 260 31.3 400 67 16.7 81 17 20.5 348 176 50.6
  65 years and over 503 263 52.3 130 42 32.4 28 23 (B) 346 198 57.2

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
11,116 4,880 43.9 4,880 982 20.1 658 240 36.5 5,578 3,657 65.6
  Under 18 years 58 58 (B) 0 0 (X) 25 25 (B) 33 33 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,263 822 65.1 195 85 43.7 138 50 36.4 930 687 73.9
  25 to 34 years 4,332 2,174 50.2 1,844 438 23.7 195 93 47.6 2,293 1,644 71.7
  35 to 44 years 2,996 1,064 35.5 1,632 290 17.8 140 35 25.1 1,224 739 60.4
  45 to 54 years 1,496 395 26.4 823 86 10.4 62 7 (B) 611 302 49.4
  55 to 64 years 588 160 27.2 278 41 14.6 66 10 (B) 243 109 44.8
  65 years and over 383 206 53.8 108 43 40.2 32 20 (B) 243 143 58.7

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
7,240 2,806 38.8 3,090 475 15.4 478 196 41.1 3,672 2,135 58.1
  Under 18 years 58 58 (B) 0 0 (X) 25 25 (B) 33 33 (B)
  18 to 24 years 712 437 61.4 93 38 40.8 91 48 52.3 527 351 66.6
  25 to 34 years 2,674 1,169 43.7 1,173 227 19.4 144 61 42.5 1,357 880 64.9
  35 to 44 years 1,999 600 30.0 1,002 107 10.7 105 25 23.8 892 467 52.4
  45 to 54 years 1,061 261 24.6 544 49 9.1 41 7 (B) 476 204 42.8
  55 to 64 years 407 115 28.3 203 33 16.2 43 10 (B) 161 73 44.9
  65 years and over 328 166 50.5 75 20 (B) 28 20 (B) 225 126 55.9

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
3,876 2,074 53.5 1,790 508 28.4 180 44 24.4 1,906 1,522 79.9
  Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
  18 to 24 years 551 385 70.0 101 47 46.3 47 3 (B) 402 336 83.5
  25 to 34 years 1,657 1,005 60.6 671 210 31.4 50 31 (B) 936 763 81.5
  35 to 44 years 997 465 46.6 630 183 29.0 35 10 (B) 332 272 81.8
  45 to 54 years 435 134 30.8 279 36 13.0 21 0 (B) 135 98 72.6
  55 to 64 years 180 44 24.6 76 8 10.2 23 0 (B) 82 37 44.7
  65 years and over 55 41 (B) 33 24 (B) 4 0 (B) 18 17 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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