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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 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6)

Asian alone
 
People in families, total (2)
11,719 1,614 13.8 9,670 1,234 12.8 741 110 14.8 1,308 270 20.7
 
Householder
3,494 471 13.5 2,829 340 12.0 233 38 16.2 432 93 21.6
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 3,022 361 12.0 3,022 361 12.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 3,016 553 18.3 2,539 415 16.4 124 30 24.2 353 108 30.5
  Related children under 6 years 1,071 182 17.0 946 139 14.7 30 9 (B) 95 34 35.5
  Related children 6 to 17 years 1,945 371 19.1 1,594 276 17.3 94 21 22.3 258 74 28.7
Own children 18 years and over (15) 1,010 122 12.1 756 76 10.0 51 6 (B) 202 41 20.3
Other relatives 1,178 106 9.0 523 41 7.9 333 36 10.9 321 28 8.9

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
11,719 1,614 13.8 9,670 1,234 12.8 741 110 14.8 1,308 270 20.7
  Under 18 years 65 26 (B) 0 0 (X) 32 8 (B) 33 18 (B)
  18 to 24 years 442 97 21.9 137 35 25.3 187 30 15.9 118 32 27.2
  25 to 34 years 2,077 290 13.9 1,669 227 13.6 164 17 10.5 244 45 18.4
  35 to 44 years 3,358 462 13.8 2,943 387 13.1 129 19 14.9 285 56 19.5
  45 to 54 years 2,959 357 12.1 2,562 269 10.5 117 20 17.2 280 68 24.3
  55 to 64 years 1,750 203 11.6 1,514 171 11.3 61 16 (B) 175 16 9.1
  65 years and over 1,069 180 16.8 845 144 17.1 52 0 (B) 172 36 20.7

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
4,353 501 11.5 3,367 392 11.6 443 40 9.1 543 69 12.7
  Under 18 years 34 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 16 0 (B) 18 3 (B)
  18 to 24 years 217 19 8.6 52 2 (B) 115 13 11.1 49 4 (B)
  25 to 34 years 665 36 5.4 467 25 5.4 116 11 9.6 82 0 0.0
  35 to 44 years 387 47 12.2 270 37 13.8 66 4 (B) 50 6 (B)
  45 to 54 years 980 88 9.0 803 54 6.7 63 8 (B) 114 26 23.1
  55 to 64 years 1,240 159 12.9 1,085 146 13.5 43 5 (B) 112 8 7.4
  65 years and over 831 148 17.9 690 128 18.5 23 0 (B) 118 21 17.8

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
7,366 1,113 15.1 6,303 842 13.4 298 69 23.2 765 201 26.3
  Under 18 years 30 22 (B) 0 0 (X) 16 8 (B) 15 15 (B)
  18 to 24 years 225 78 34.6 85 33 38.5 71 17 (B) 69 28 (B)
  25 to 34 years 1,412 253 18.0 1,202 202 16.8 48 6 (B) 162 45 27.8
  35 to 44 years 2,971 414 13.9 2,673 350 13.1 63 16 (B) 235 49 21.0
  45 to 54 years 1,979 269 13.6 1,759 216 12.3 54 12 (B) 166 42 25.0
  55 to 64 years 510 44 8.6 429 25 5.8 18 11 (B) 63 8 (B)
  65 years and over 238 32 13.3 155 17 10.8 28 0 (B) 55 15 (B)

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
2,711 238 8.8 2,208 138 6.3 146 27 18.3 357 74 20.6
  Under 18 years 23 15 (B) 0 0 (X) 8 0 (B) 15 15 (B)
  18 to 24 years 119 30 25.1 28 8 (B) 50 17 (B) 41 5 (B)
  25 to 34 years 636 46 7.3 529 24 4.6 39 5 (B) 68 18 (B)
  35 to 44 years 767 77 10.1 658 59 9.0 11 1 (B) 98 17 17.2
  45 to 54 years 811 68 8.4 710 45 6.3 18 4 (B) 83 19 23.2
  55 to 64 years 279 2 0.8 238 2 0.9 7 0 (B) 34 0 (B)
  65 years and over 77 0 0.0 46 0 (B) 12 0 (B) 19 0 (B)

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
4,655 874 18.8 4,094 704 17.2 153 43 27.9 408 128 31.3
  Under 18 years 8 8 (B) 0 0 (X) 8 8 (B) 0 0 (X)
  18 to 24 years 106 48 45.2 57 25 (B) 21 0 (B) 28 23 (B)
  25 to 34 years 776 207 26.7 672 178 26.5 9 1 (B) 94 27 29.2
  35 to 44 years 2,205 337 15.3 2,015 291 14.4 52 14 (B) 137 32 23.6
  45 to 54 years 1,168 201 17.2 1,049 171 16.3 36 8 (B) 83 22 26.8
  55 to 64 years 232 42 18.0 191 23 12.0 11 11 (B) 30 8 (B)
  65 years and over 161 32 19.6 109 17 15.3 16 0 (B) 36 15 (B)

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
3,478 540 15.5 3,078 448 14.6 100 23 23.0 300 69 22.9
  Under 18 years 4 4 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 4 4 (B)
  18 to 24 years 110 41 37.4 72 25 (B) 15 2 (B) 23 14 (B)
  25 to 34 years 1,208 231 19.1 1,073 183 17.0 12 6 (B) 123 42 34.4
  35 to 44 years 1,521 165 10.8 1,425 153 10.7 29 5 (B) 67 8 (B)
  45 to 54 years 370 75 20.3 320 75 23.6 11 0 (B) 39 0 (B)
  55 to 64 years 157 22 14.2 125 11 9.1 15 11 (B) 18 0 (B)
  65 years and over 107 1 1.2 63 1 (B) 18 0 (B) 26 0 (B)

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
2,392 346 14.5 2,066 290 14.0 85 17 20.3 241 40 16.4
  Under 18 years 4 4 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 4 4 (B)
  18 to 24 years 55 13 (B) 32 12 (B) 15 2 (B) 8 0 (B)
  25 to 34 years 790 138 17.5 671 106 15.8 11 5 (B) 107 28 25.8
  35 to 44 years 1,065 109 10.3 978 102 10.4 20 0 (B) 66 8 (B)
  45 to 54 years 250 59 23.5 228 59 25.8 9 0 (B) 13 0 (B)
  55 to 64 years 137 22 16.4 106 11 10.7 15 11 (B) 16 0 (B)
  65 years and over 92 0 0.0 51 0 (B) 15 0 (B) 26 0 (B)

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
1,086 194 17.8 1,012 159 15.7 15 6 (B) 59 29 (B)
  Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
  18 to 24 years 55 28 (B) 40 13 (B) 0 0 (X) 15 14 (B)
  25 to 34 years 419 93 22.2 402 77 19.1 1 1 (B) 15 15 (B)
  35 to 44 years 457 55 12.1 447 51 11.4 10 5 (B) 0 0 (B)
  45 to 54 years 120 17 13.8 92 17 18.0 2 0 (B) 26 0 (B)
  55 to 64 years 21 0 (B) 19 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 2 0 (B)
  65 years and over 15 1 (B) 13 1 (B) 2 0 (B) 0 0 (B)

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