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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 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
32,818 12,141 37.0 15,955 2,962 18.6 2,530 955 37.7 14,332 8,224 57.4
 
Householder
9,625 3,353 34.8 4,530 746 16.5 840 305 36.3 4,254 2,303 54.1
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 4,447 719 16.2 4,447 719 16.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 12,201 6,007 49.2 4,929 1,149 23.3 761 371 48.7 6,512 4,487 68.9
  Related children under 6 years 4,161 2,249 54.1 1,650 459 27.8 273 127 46.6 2,239 1,663 74.3
  Related children 6 to 17 years 8,040 3,757 46.7 3,279 690 21.0 488 243 49.9 4,273 2,824 66.1
Own children 18 years and over (15) 4,253 1,295 30.4 1,663 280 16.8 262 80 30.6 2,328 935 40.2
Other relatives 2,292 767 33.5 386 68 17.7 667 199 29.9 1,238 499 40.3

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
32,818 12,141 37.0 15,955 2,962 18.6 2,530 955 37.7 14,332 8,224 57.4
  Under 18 years 133 112 84.8 0 0 (X) 52 46 (B) 81 66 81.4
  18 to 24 years 1,861 1,091 58.6 272 107 39.5 414 136 32.8 1,175 848 72.2
  25 to 34 years 7,159 3,801 53.1 2,856 820 28.7 519 197 37.9 3,783 2,784 73.6
  35 to 44 years 8,794 3,122 35.5 4,408 736 16.7 576 221 38.3 3,810 2,165 56.8
  45 to 54 years 7,408 1,817 24.5 4,283 534 12.5 468 164 35.0 2,658 1,120 42.1
  55 to 64 years 4,167 1,094 26.3 2,483 410 16.5 301 107 35.5 1,383 578 41.8
  65 years and over 3,296 1,103 33.5 1,653 355 21.5 200 85 42.4 1,443 664 46.0

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
9,584 1,850 19.3 5,541 750 13.5 1,043 242 23.2 3,000 859 28.6
  Under 18 years 22 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 1 (B) 16 8 (B)
  18 to 24 years 333 70 20.9 55 16 (B) 178 26 14.6 100 27 27.3
  25 to 34 years 600 63 10.5 338 23 6.8 159 34 21.5 103 5 5.3
  35 to 44 years 1,169 202 17.2 541 50 9.3 199 43 21.8 430 108 25.1
  45 to 54 years 2,670 414 15.5 1,639 162 9.9 199 61 30.5 832 191 23.0
  55 to 64 years 2,484 461 18.5 1,637 242 14.8 169 29 16.9 678 190 28.0
  65 years and over 2,305 633 27.5 1,331 256 19.2 132 48 36.2 842 329 39.1

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
23,234 10,291 44.3 10,414 2,212 21.2 1,488 713 47.9 11,333 7,366 65.0
  Under 18 years 110 103 93.6 0 0 (X) 45 45 (B) 65 58 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,528 1,022 66.8 217 91 42.0 237 110 46.5 1,075 821 76.3
  25 to 34 years 6,559 3,738 57.0 2,518 797 31.6 360 163 45.1 3,681 2,779 75.5
  35 to 44 years 7,625 2,920 38.3 3,868 686 17.7 377 177 47.0 3,380 2,057 60.9
  45 to 54 years 4,738 1,403 29.6 2,643 372 14.1 269 103 38.3 1,826 928 50.8
  55 to 64 years 1,683 634 37.7 846 168 19.8 132 78 59.1 705 388 55.1
  65 years and over 991 470 47.5 322 99 30.8 68 37 (B) 601 335 55.6

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
7,798 2,608 33.4 3,245 464 14.3 703 285 40.6 3,850 1,858 48.3
  Under 18 years 54 47 (B) 0 0 (X) 22 22 (B) 32 25 (B)
  18 to 24 years 690 402 58.2 74 18 (B) 139 56 40.1 477 328 68.7
  25 to 34 years 1,542 608 39.4 605 114 18.8 186 74 39.9 751 420 55.9
  35 to 44 years 1,951 537 27.5 774 80 10.4 130 38 29.4 1,046 419 40.0
  45 to 54 years 2,221 539 24.3 1,154 119 10.3 135 50 37.1 932 370 39.7
  55 to 64 years 853 307 36.0 446 85 19.0 51 32 (B) 356 191 53.5
  65 years and over 487 168 34.5 192 49 25.5 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 7,683 49.8 7,169 1,748 24.4 785 427 54.4 7,482 5,507 73.6
  Under 18 years 56 56 (B) 0 0 (X) 23 23 (B) 33 33 (B)
  18 to 24 years 839 620 73.9 143 73 51.0 98 54 55.6 598 493 82.4
  25 to 34 years 5,016 3,130 62.4 1,912 683 35.7 174 88 50.7 2,929 2,359 80.5
  35 to 44 years 5,674 2,383 42.0 3,094 605 19.6 247 139 56.3 2,334 1,639 70.2
  45 to 54 years 2,517 864 34.3 1,489 254 17.0 134 53 39.4 894 558 62.4
  55 to 64 years 830 327 39.4 400 83 20.7 81 47 57.2 348 197 56.6
  65 years and over 503 303 60.1 130 50 38.7 28 23 (B) 346 229 66.2

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
11,116 5,729 51.5 4,880 1,341 27.5 658 328 49.9 5,578 4,059 72.8
  Under 18 years 58 58 (B) 0 0 (X) 25 25 (B) 33 33 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,263 917 72.6 195 91 46.8 138 78 56.5 930 748 80.5
  25 to 34 years 4,332 2,491 57.5 1,844 590 32.0 195 103 53.0 2,293 1,798 78.4
  35 to 44 years 2,996 1,292 43.1 1,632 394 24.1 140 60 43.2 1,224 838 68.4
  45 to 54 years 1,496 531 35.5 823 166 20.1 62 7 (B) 611 358 58.6
  55 to 64 years 588 222 37.8 278 58 20.7 66 34 (B) 243 130 53.5
  65 years and over 383 218 56.8 108 43 40.2 32 20 (B) 243 154 63.4

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
7,240 3,325 45.9 3,090 637 20.6 478 244 51.1 3,672 2,444 66.6
  Under 18 years 58 58 (B) 0 0 (X) 25 25 (B) 33 33 (B)
  18 to 24 years 712 508 71.4 93 39 41.4 91 64 70.8 527 405 76.8
  25 to 34 years 2,674 1,347 50.4 1,173 294 25.0 144 72 49.8 1,357 981 72.3
  35 to 44 years 1,999 762 38.1 1,002 169 16.8 105 44 41.7 892 549 61.6
  45 to 54 years 1,061 348 32.8 544 83 15.2 41 7 (B) 476 258 54.2
  55 to 64 years 407 126 31.0 203 34 16.6 43 11 (B) 161 81 50.3
  65 years and over 328 176 53.7 75 20 (B) 28 20 (B) 225 136 60.5

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
3,876 2,404 62.0 1,790 704 39.4 180 84 46.7 1,906 1,615 84.8
  Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
  18 to 24 years 551 409 74.3 101 52 51.8 47 13 (B) 402 343 85.3
  25 to 34 years 1,657 1,144 69.0 671 297 44.2 50 31 (B) 936 817 87.2
  35 to 44 years 997 530 53.2 630 225 35.7 35 16 (B) 332 289 86.9
  45 to 54 years 435 183 42.0 279 83 29.7 21 0 (B) 135 100 74.1
  55 to 64 years 180 96 53.0 76 24 31.5 23 23 (B) 82 49 59.8
  65 years and over 55 42 (B) 33 24 (B) 4 0 (B) 18 18 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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