Skip Main Navigation Skip To Navigation Content
Current Population Survey (CPS)
A joint effort between the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Census Bureau

Annual Social and Economic (ASEC) Supplement


There is also additional background information for this table group.

Contents for Table

POV05: People in Families by Relationship to Householder, Age of Householder, Number of Related Children Present, and Family Structure: 2008

For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see www.census.gov/apsd/techdoc/cps/cpsmar09.pdf [PDF].

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)

Hispanic (of any race)
 
People in families, total (2)
41,732 18,700 44.8 28,951 11,379 39.3 3,516 1,399 39.8 9,265 5,922 63.9
 
Householder
10,503 4,568 43.5 6,911 2,562 37.1 1,021 393 38.5 2,571 1,613 62.7
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 7,108 2,548 35.8 7,108 2,548 35.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 16,138 8,885 55.1 10,898 5,110 46.9 970 540 55.7 4,270 3,234 75.7
  Related children under 6 years 6,290 3,634 57.8 4,215 2,071 49.1 441 255 57.8 1,635 1,309 80.1
  Related children 6 to 17 years 9,848 5,251 53.3 6,684 3,040 45.5 529 285 53.9 2,635 1,926 73.1
Own children 18 years and over (15) 4,085 1,288 31.5 2,656 689 26.0 204 59 28.9 1,226 540 44.0
Other relatives 3,898 1,411 36.2 1,379 469 34.0 1,321 407 30.8 1,198 535 44.7

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
41,732 18,700 44.8 28,951 11,379 39.3 3,516 1,399 39.8 9,265 5,922 63.9
  Under 18 years 219 146 66.6 6 0 (B) 105 59 56.7 108 86 79.8
  18 to 24 years 3,006 1,719 57.2 1,176 619 52.7 782 331 42.3 1,049 769 73.3
  25 to 34 years 11,079 5,818 52.5 7,366 3,436 46.7 1,145 443 38.7 2,568 1,939 75.5
  35 to 44 years 12,620 5,932 47.0 9,362 3,930 42.0 723 291 40.2 2,535 1,711 67.5
  45 to 54 years 8,329 2,908 34.9 6,275 1,879 29.9 456 182 39.8 1,597 847 53.0
  55 to 64 years 3,952 1,144 29.0 2,979 793 26.6 166 43 25.8 807 308 38.2
  65 years and over 2,528 1,033 40.9 1,789 721 40.3 138 50 36.5 601 262 43.6

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
9,401 2,326 24.7 6,178 1,374 22.2 1,492 348 23.3 1,731 604 34.9
  Under 18 years 47 22 (B) 6 0 (B) 23 7 (B) 18 14 (B)
  18 to 24 years 649 194 29.8 196 51 26.0 332 105 31.5 122 38 31.3
  25 to 34 years 1,257 267 21.2 587 135 22.9 521 87 16.6 149 46 30.7
  35 to 44 years 1,057 267 25.2 588 108 18.3 241 63 26.3 228 96 41.9
  45 to 54 years 2,351 456 19.4 1,771 282 15.9 166 37 22.0 414 138 33.3
  55 to 64 years 2,166 431 19.9 1,662 295 17.7 108 14 12.9 395 122 30.9
  65 years and over 1,873 689 36.8 1,368 504 36.8 100 35 35.2 404 150 37.2

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
32,331 16,375 50.6 22,773 10,005 43.9 2,024 1,052 51.9 7,534 5,318 70.6
  Under 18 years 172 124 72.4 0 0 (X) 82 52 63.9 90 72 80.2
  18 to 24 years 2,357 1,526 64.7 980 569 58.0 450 226 50.3 927 731 78.8
  25 to 34 years 9,822 5,551 56.5 6,779 3,302 48.7 624 356 57.1 2,420 1,893 78.2
  35 to 44 years 11,563 5,665 49.0 8,773 3,822 43.6 483 228 47.2 2,307 1,615 70.0
  45 to 54 years 5,977 2,452 41.0 4,505 1,598 35.5 290 145 50.0 1,183 709 59.9
  55 to 64 years 1,786 713 39.9 1,316 498 37.8 58 29 (B) 412 186 45.2
  65 years and over 655 344 52.5 420 217 51.7 38 15 (B) 197 112 56.7

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
9,137 3,409 37.3 5,793 1,634 28.2 931 397 42.6 2,413 1,378 57.1
  Under 18 years 112 75 67.5 0 0 (X) 62 43 (B) 50 33 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,103 604 54.8 450 219 48.6 272 117 42.9 381 269 70.6
  25 to 34 years 2,104 853 40.5 1,263 387 30.7 261 117 44.7 579 349 60.2
  35 to 44 years 2,381 755 31.7 1,580 386 24.4 178 61 34.4 622 308 49.5
  45 to 54 years 2,277 674 29.6 1,647 335 20.3 111 39 35.1 519 300 57.8
  55 to 64 years 837 298 35.7 668 219 32.9 27 12 (B) 142 67 47.4
  65 years and over 322 149 46.1 184 88 47.7 18 8 (B) 120 53 43.8

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
23,195 12,965 55.9 16,981 8,371 49.3 1,094 655 59.9 5,121 3,940 76.9
  Under 18 years 60 49 (B) 0 0 (X) 20 9 (B) 40 39 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,253 921 73.5 530 350 66.1 178 110 61.6 546 462 84.6
  25 to 34 years 7,718 4,698 60.9 5,516 2,914 52.8 362 239 66.1 1,840 1,544 83.9
  35 to 44 years 9,182 4,910 53.5 7,193 3,436 47.8 304 166 54.7 1,685 1,307 77.6
  45 to 54 years 3,700 1,778 48.0 2,857 1,263 44.2 179 106 59.3 664 409 61.6
  55 to 64 years 949 415 43.7 649 279 43.0 31 17 (B) 270 119 44.0
  65 years and over 332 195 58.7 236 129 54.8 19 7 (B) 76 59 77.1

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
17,848 10,172 57.0 12,705 6,397 50.4 1,027 597 58.1 4,115 3,178 77.2
  Under 18 years 76 58 76.1 0 0 (X) 34 24 (B) 42 34 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,920 1,343 70.0 923 545 59.1 184 115 62.7 813 683 84.0
  25 to 34 years 7,441 4,399 59.1 5,314 2,713 51.0 462 291 63.1 1,665 1,395 83.8
  35 to 44 years 5,320 2,943 55.3 4,216 2,178 51.7 241 101 42.0 863 664 77.0
  45 to 54 years 2,085 969 46.5 1,544 651 42.1 79 52 65.5 461 266 57.7
  55 to 64 years 721 285 39.5 523 210 40.1 18 4 (B) 180 71 39.4
  65 years and over 285 176 61.6 184 101 55.0 10 9 (B) 91 65 71.7

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
11,312 6,006 53.1 7,839 3,638 46.4 703 385 54.8 2,771 1,983 71.6
  Under 18 years 64 57 (B) 0 0 (X) 23 23 (B) 41 34 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,015 652 64.2 467 245 52.5 126 75 59.1 422 332 78.7
  25 to 34 years 4,421 2,463 55.7 3,014 1,408 46.7 296 170 57.7 1,111 884 79.5
  35 to 44 years 3,648 1,924 52.7 2,824 1,396 49.4 185 75 40.4 639 453 71.0
  45 to 54 years 1,451 623 42.9 1,049 401 38.3 55 36 (B) 347 186 53.5
  55 to 64 years 546 183 33.6 388 135 34.9 15 4 (B) 144 44 30.7
  65 years and over 168 105 62.6 98 52 53.3 4 3 (B) 66 50 (B)

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
6,535 4,166 63.7 4,866 2,759 56.7 325 211 65.1 1,345 1,195 88.9
  Under 18 years 12 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 12 1 (B) 1 0 (B)
  18 to 24 years 904 691 76.4 456 300 65.8 57 40 (B) 391 351 89.7
  25 to 34 years 3,021 1,936 64.1 2,301 1,304 56.7 166 121 72.7 553 511 92.4
  35 to 44 years 1,672 1,019 61.0 1,392 782 56.2 56 27 (B) 224 211 94.0
  45 to 54 years 634 346 54.5 496 250 50.3 24 16 (B) 114 80 70.5
  55 to 64 years 175 102 58.1 136 75 55.1 3 0 (B) 37 27 (B)
  65 years and over 117 71 60.2 87 49 56.8 6 6 (B) 25 15 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Contact: Demographic Call Center Staff at 301-763-2422 or 1-866-758-1060 (toll free)