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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 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6)

All races
 
People in families, total (2)
248,301 61,136 24.6 189,191 32,758 17.3 15,083 4,975 33.0 44,027 23,403 53.2
 
Householder
78,874 17,773 22.5 59,137 8,864 15.0 5,255 1,659 31.6 14,482 7,249 50.1
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 59,137 8,864 15.0 59,137 8,864 15.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 72,980 25,755 35.3 51,344 12,141 23.6 4,180 1,854 44.4 17,456 11,760 67.4
  Related children under 6 years 24,884 9,702 39.0 17,768 4,685 26.4 1,466 740 50.5 5,651 4,276 75.7
  Related children 6 to 17 years 48,096 16,053 33.4 33,577 7,456 22.2 2,714 1,114 41.0 11,806 7,483 63.4
Own children 18 years and over (15) 24,415 5,016 20.5 15,493 2,021 13.0 1,622 358 22.1 7,300 2,637 36.1
Other relatives 12,895 3,729 28.9 4,080 869 21.3 4,026 1,103 27.4 4,789 1,757 36.7

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
248,301 61,136 24.6 189,191 32,758 17.3 15,083 4,975 33.0 44,027 23,403 53.2
  Under 18 years 637 352 55.2 9 0 (B) 305 141 46.2 323 211 65.3
  18 to 24 years 9,585 4,839 50.5 3,688 1,485 40.3 2,299 866 37.7 3,598 2,488 69.1
  25 to 34 years 45,039 16,455 36.5 31,822 8,109 25.5 3,371 1,209 35.9 9,846 7,137 72.5
  35 to 44 years 66,268 16,829 25.4 51,786 9,421 18.2 3,306 1,092 33.0 11,176 6,316 56.5
  45 to 54 years 60,118 10,146 16.9 48,004 5,681 11.8 2,952 869 29.5 9,162 3,595 39.2
  55 to 64 years 35,865 5,779 16.1 29,897 3,790 12.7 1,574 402 25.6 4,394 1,587 36.1
  65 years and over 30,789 6,736 21.9 23,985 4,272 17.8 1,277 395 31.0 5,527 2,069 37.4

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
94,634 13,404 14.2 75,920 8,612 11.3 6,719 1,461 21.7 11,995 3,331 27.8
  Under 18 years 207 63 30.2 9 0 (B) 104 26 24.7 94 37 39.3
  18 to 24 years 2,920 604 20.7 1,128 160 14.2 1,190 257 21.6 602 187 31.1
  25 to 34 years 7,150 806 11.3 5,225 475 9.1 1,316 220 16.7 609 111 18.2
  35 to 44 years 7,527 1,113 14.8 5,356 517 9.6 930 171 18.4 1,242 426 34.3
  45 to 54 years 23,410 2,502 10.7 19,004 1,425 7.5 1,288 350 27.2 3,118 726 23.3
  55 to 64 years 26,744 3,257 12.2 23,353 2,420 10.4 982 191 19.5 2,409 646 26.8
  65 years and over 26,677 5,059 19.0 21,845 3,614 16.5 910 246 27.1 3,922 1,198 30.6

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
153,666 47,733 31.1 113,271 24,146 21.3 8,363 3,514 42.0 32,031 20,073 62.7
  Under 18 years 429 289 67.4 0 0 (X) 200 115 57.5 229 174 76.0
  18 to 24 years 6,665 4,235 63.5 2,560 1,325 51.8 1,109 609 54.9 2,997 2,300 76.8
  25 to 34 years 37,890 15,650 41.3 26,597 7,634 28.7 2,056 989 48.1 9,237 7,027 76.1
  35 to 44 years 58,740 15,716 26.8 46,430 8,904 19.2 2,376 921 38.8 9,934 5,891 59.3
  45 to 54 years 36,708 7,644 20.8 29,000 4,256 14.7 1,665 519 31.2 6,044 2,869 47.5
  55 to 64 years 9,121 2,522 27.6 6,544 1,369 20.9 592 211 35.7 1,986 942 47.4
  65 years and over 4,112 1,677 40.8 2,140 658 30.7 366 149 40.6 1,605 871 54.2

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
52,262 11,941 22.8 35,753 4,568 12.8 4,194 1,432 34.1 12,315 5,942 48.2
  Under 18 years 258 150 58.2 0 0 (X) 141 75 53.2 117 75 64.1
  18 to 24 years 3,336 1,767 53.0 1,204 455 37.8 719 328 45.7 1,413 983 69.6
  25 to 34 years 10,868 2,723 25.1 7,443 1,002 13.5 1,056 399 37.8 2,369 1,322 55.8
  35 to 44 years 13,900 2,751 19.8 9,583 1,036 10.8 968 266 27.5 3,350 1,449 43.2
  45 to 54 years 16,816 2,646 15.7 12,737 1,149 9.0 858 225 26.2 3,221 1,272 39.5
  55 to 64 years 4,905 1,108 22.6 3,648 603 16.5 277 81 29.4 980 424 43.2
  65 years and over 2,179 796 36.6 1,138 322 28.3 175 57 32.3 866 417 48.2

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
101,404 35,791 35.3 77,519 19,578 25.3 4,169 2,082 49.9 19,716 14,131 71.7
  Under 18 years 171 139 81.2 0 0 (X) 59 40 (B) 112 99 88.3
  18 to 24 years 3,329 2,468 74.1 1,356 870 64.2 390 281 72.0 1,583 1,317 83.2
  25 to 34 years 27,022 12,926 47.8 19,154 6,632 34.6 999 590 59.1 6,868 5,705 83.1
  35 to 44 years 44,840 12,965 28.9 36,848 7,868 21.4 1,408 655 46.5 6,584 4,442 67.5
  45 to 54 years 19,892 4,998 25.1 16,262 3,107 19.1 807 295 36.5 2,823 1,597 56.6
  55 to 64 years 4,217 1,414 33.5 2,896 766 26.5 315 130 41.2 1,006 518 51.5
  65 years and over 1,933 881 45.6 1,003 335 33.5 191 92 48.2 739 453 61.3

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
72,497 27,071 37.3 54,222 14,510 26.8 3,603 1,795 49.8 14,672 10,765 73.4
  Under 18 years 142 123 86.6 0 0 (X) 59 49 (B) 83 74 89.7
  18 to 24 years 5,578 3,792 68.0 2,424 1,284 53.0 566 393 69.5 2,588 2,114 81.7
  25 to 34 years 28,989 11,703 40.4 21,651 6,205 28.7 1,404 738 52.6 5,934 4,760 80.2
  35 to 44 years 25,455 7,204 28.3 21,544 4,709 21.9 803 330 41.1 3,108 2,165 69.7
  45 to 54 years 7,856 2,475 31.5 5,863 1,447 24.7 359 130 36.3 1,635 897 54.9
  55 to 64 years 2,895 988 34.1 1,974 571 28.9 249 69 27.6 672 348 51.8
  65 years and over 1,582 786 49.7 768 295 38.4 164 87 52.7 650 405 62.3

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
46,442 15,858 34.1 33,867 7,821 23.1 2,592 1,189 45.9 9,982 6,849 68.6
  Under 18 years 128 121 94.4 0 0 (X) 47 47 (B) 81 74 91.1
  18 to 24 years 3,166 1,933 61.1 1,253 508 40.6 423 268 63.3 1,490 1,157 77.7
  25 to 34 years 17,224 6,442 37.4 12,407 3,084 24.9 979 473 48.3 3,837 2,885 75.2
  35 to 44 years 16,997 4,525 26.6 14,077 2,784 19.8 611 216 35.4 2,309 1,525 66.1
  45 to 54 years 5,688 1,636 28.8 4,224 928 22.0 267 75 28.3 1,198 632 52.8
  55 to 64 years 2,025 621 30.7 1,372 345 25.2 141 41 29.2 512 235 45.9
  65 years and over 1,214 579 47.7 535 171 32.0 124 67 54.4 556 341 61.3

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
26,055 11,212 43.0 20,355 6,690 32.9 1,011 607 60.0 4,689 3,916 83.5
  Under 18 years 14 2 (B) 0 0 (X) 12 1 (B) 2 1 (B)
  18 to 24 years 2,412 1,859 77.0 1,171 776 66.2 142 125 88.1 1,099 958 87.1
  25 to 34 years 11,765 5,261 44.7 9,244 3,121 33.8 424 265 62.4 2,097 1,875 89.4
  35 to 44 years 8,458 2,679 31.7 7,467 1,925 25.8 192 113 59.1 799 640 80.1
  45 to 54 years 2,168 839 38.7 1,639 519 31.7 92 55 59.8 437 265 60.6
  55 to 64 years 870 367 42.2 601 226 37.5 108 28 25.6 160 113 70.9
  65 years and over 368 207 56.2 233 123 52.9 41 19 (B) 95 65 68.2

Poverty Footnotes


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