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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
32,818 14,757 45.0 15,955 4,091 25.6 2,530 1,173 46.4 14,332 9,493 66.2
 
Householder
9,625 4,078 42.4 4,530 1,020 22.5 840 369 43.9 4,254 2,689 63.2
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 4,447 1,010 22.7 4,447 1,010 22.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 12,201 7,048 57.8 4,929 1,574 31.9 761 453 59.5 6,512 5,022 77.1
  Related children under 6 years 4,161 2,582 62.0 1,650 604 36.6 273 169 61.9 2,239 1,809 80.8
  Related children 6 to 17 years 8,040 4,467 55.6 3,279 970 29.6 488 284 58.2 4,273 3,213 75.2
Own children 18 years and over (15) 4,253 1,649 38.8 1,663 387 23.2 262 92 35.1 2,328 1,170 50.3
Other relatives 2,292 971 42.4 386 100 25.8 667 259 38.9 1,238 612 49.4

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
32,818 14,757 45.0 15,955 4,091 25.6 2,530 1,173 46.4 14,332 9,493 66.2
  Under 18 years 133 113 85.4 0 0 (X) 52 46 (B) 81 67 82.4
  18 to 24 years 1,861 1,216 65.3 272 128 47.0 414 190 45.8 1,175 899 76.5
  25 to 34 years 7,159 4,358 60.9 2,856 1,056 37.0 519 244 47.0 3,783 3,058 80.8
  35 to 44 years 8,794 3,936 44.8 4,408 1,094 24.8 576 282 48.9 3,810 2,560 67.2
  45 to 54 years 7,408 2,309 31.2 4,283 714 16.7 468 215 45.9 2,658 1,381 51.9
  55 to 64 years 4,167 1,417 34.0 2,483 583 23.5 301 112 37.1 1,383 722 52.2
  65 years and over 3,296 1,407 42.7 1,653 516 31.2 200 85 42.4 1,443 807 55.9

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
9,584 2,500 26.1 5,541 1,042 18.8 1,043 309 29.7 3,000 1,149 38.3
  Under 18 years 22 9 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 1 (B) 16 8 (B)
  18 to 24 years 333 99 29.7 55 16 (B) 178 36 20.5 100 46 45.9
  25 to 34 years 600 96 15.9 338 42 12.4 159 40 25.1 103 14 13.3
  35 to 44 years 1,169 281 24.0 541 85 15.7 199 57 28.9 430 138 32.2
  45 to 54 years 2,670 570 21.3 1,639 218 13.3 199 93 46.4 832 259 31.1
  55 to 64 years 2,484 615 24.8 1,637 298 18.2 169 34 19.9 678 283 41.7
  65 years and over 2,305 831 36.1 1,331 382 28.7 132 48 36.2 842 402 47.8

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
23,234 12,257 52.8 10,414 3,049 29.3 1,488 864 58.1 11,333 8,344 73.6
  Under 18 years 110 104 94.3 0 0 (X) 45 45 (B) 65 59 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,528 1,118 73.1 217 112 51.4 237 153 64.7 1,075 853 79.4
  25 to 34 years 6,559 4,263 65.0 2,518 1,014 40.3 360 204 56.7 3,681 3,044 82.7
  35 to 44 years 7,625 3,655 47.9 3,868 1,009 26.1 377 224 59.5 3,380 2,422 71.6
  45 to 54 years 4,738 1,740 36.7 2,643 496 18.7 269 122 45.5 1,826 1,122 61.4
  55 to 64 years 1,683 802 47.7 846 285 33.6 132 78 59.1 705 439 62.4
  65 years and over 991 576 58.1 322 134 41.7 68 37 (B) 601 405 67.3

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
7,798 3,244 41.6 3,245 665 20.5 703 340 48.4 3,850 2,238 58.1
  Under 18 years 54 48 (B) 0 0 (X) 22 22 (B) 32 26 (B)
  18 to 24 years 690 443 64.2 74 22 (B) 139 65 46.3 477 356 74.7
  25 to 34 years 1,542 741 48.0 605 145 24.0 186 112 60.2 751 484 64.4
  35 to 44 years 1,951 697 35.7 774 123 15.9 130 47 35.9 1,046 527 50.4
  45 to 54 years 2,221 692 31.1 1,154 162 14.0 135 50 37.1 932 480 51.5
  55 to 64 years 853 372 43.7 446 142 31.8 51 32 (B) 356 199 55.9
  65 years and over 487 251 51.6 192 72 37.4 40 13 (B) 255 166 65.0

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
15,436 9,013 58.4 7,169 2,384 33.2 785 524 66.7 7,482 6,106 81.6
  Under 18 years 56 56 (B) 0 0 (X) 23 23 (B) 33 33 (B)
  18 to 24 years 839 675 80.4 143 89 62.2 98 89 91.0 598 497 83.1
  25 to 34 years 5,016 3,522 70.2 1,912 869 45.4 174 93 53.1 2,929 2,560 87.4
  35 to 44 years 5,674 2,958 52.1 3,094 886 28.6 247 177 71.9 2,334 1,895 81.2
  45 to 54 years 2,517 1,048 41.6 1,489 334 22.4 134 72 53.9 894 642 71.8
  55 to 64 years 830 430 51.7 400 143 35.7 81 47 57.2 348 240 69.0
  65 years and over 503 324 64.4 130 63 48.1 28 23 (B) 346 239 69.0

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
11,116 6,637 59.7 4,880 1,745 35.8 658 420 63.9 5,578 4,473 80.2
  Under 18 years 58 58 (B) 0 0 (X) 25 25 (B) 33 33 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,263 988 78.2 195 104 53.5 138 112 80.8 930 772 83.1
  25 to 34 years 4,332 2,777 64.1 1,844 725 39.3 195 129 66.1 2,293 1,924 83.9
  35 to 44 years 2,996 1,653 55.2 1,632 576 35.3 140 78 55.9 1,224 1,000 81.7
  45 to 54 years 1,496 644 43.1 823 200 24.3 62 23 (B) 611 422 69.0
  55 to 64 years 588 276 46.9 278 95 34.2 66 34 (B) 243 146 60.2
  65 years and over 383 240 62.8 108 45 41.9 32 20 (B) 243 175 72.0

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
7,240 3,935 54.3 3,090 841 27.2 478 289 60.5 3,672 2,804 76.4
  Under 18 years 58 58 (B) 0 0 (X) 25 25 (B) 33 33 (B)
  18 to 24 years 712 533 74.9 93 43 46.0 91 64 70.8 527 426 80.7
  25 to 34 years 2,674 1,568 58.7 1,173 389 33.2 144 97 67.4 1,357 1,082 79.8
  35 to 44 years 1,999 977 48.9 1,002 214 21.4 105 62 58.6 892 701 78.6
  45 to 54 years 1,061 441 41.5 544 110 20.2 41 9 (B) 476 322 67.6
  55 to 64 years 407 158 38.9 203 64 31.6 43 11 (B) 161 83 51.4
  65 years and over 328 199 60.6 75 21 (B) 28 20 (B) 225 157 69.9

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
3,876 2,703 69.7 1,790 903 50.5 180 131 72.9 1,906 1,668 87.5
  Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
  18 to 24 years 551 455 82.6 101 61 60.4 47 47 (B) 402 346 86.1
  25 to 34 years 1,657 1,209 72.9 671 336 50.1 50 31 (B) 936 842 89.9
  35 to 44 years 997 677 67.9 630 362 57.4 35 16 (B) 332 299 89.9
  45 to 54 years 435 204 46.8 279 90 32.2 21 14 (B) 135 100 74.1
  55 to 64 years 180 117 65.1 76 31 41.2 23 23 (B) 82 63 77.4
  65 years and over 55 42 (B) 33 24 (B) 4 0 (B) 18 18 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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