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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)

Hispanic (of any race)
 
People in families, total (2)
41,732 19,803 47.5 28,951 12,202 42.1 3,516 1,474 41.9 9,265 6,126 66.1
 
Householder
10,503 4,821 45.9 6,911 2,735 39.6 1,021 413 40.5 2,571 1,673 65.1
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 7,108 2,728 38.4 7,108 2,728 38.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 16,138 9,367 58.0 10,898 5,479 50.3 970 566 58.3 4,270 3,322 77.8
  Related children under 6 years 6,290 3,818 60.7 4,215 2,215 52.5 441 268 60.9 1,635 1,335 81.7
  Related children 6 to 17 years 9,848 5,548 56.3 6,684 3,264 48.8 529 298 56.2 2,635 1,986 75.4
Own children 18 years and over (15) 4,085 1,400 34.3 2,656 761 28.6 204 65 31.7 1,226 574 46.8
Other relatives 3,898 1,487 38.2 1,379 499 36.2 1,321 430 32.6 1,198 558 46.5

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
41,732 19,803 47.5 28,951 12,202 42.1 3,516 1,474 41.9 9,265 6,126 66.1
  Under 18 years 219 153 69.8 6 0 (B) 105 66 63.3 108 86 79.8
  18 to 24 years 3,006 1,791 59.6 1,176 667 56.7 782 342 43.7 1,049 782 74.6
  25 to 34 years 11,079 6,144 55.5 7,366 3,722 50.5 1,145 463 40.4 2,568 1,959 76.3
  35 to 44 years 12,620 6,314 50.0 9,362 4,207 44.9 723 317 43.8 2,535 1,790 70.6
  45 to 54 years 8,329 3,085 37.0 6,275 1,976 31.5 456 189 41.4 1,597 920 57.6
  55 to 64 years 3,952 1,236 31.3 2,979 874 29.4 166 43 25.8 807 318 39.5
  65 years and over 2,528 1,080 42.7 1,789 756 42.3 138 54 39.0 601 271 45.0

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
9,401 2,466 26.2 6,178 1,460 23.6 1,492 376 25.2 1,731 629 36.4
  Under 18 years 47 29 (B) 6 0 (B) 23 14 (B) 18 14 (B)
  18 to 24 years 649 202 31.2 196 54 27.5 332 108 32.7 122 40 33.1
  25 to 34 years 1,257 284 22.6 587 140 23.9 521 95 18.2 149 49 32.8
  35 to 44 years 1,057 284 26.9 588 117 19.9 241 69 28.7 228 98 43.1
  45 to 54 years 2,351 486 20.7 1,771 298 16.8 166 37 22.1 414 152 36.6
  55 to 64 years 2,166 461 21.3 1,662 325 19.5 108 14 12.9 395 122 30.9
  65 years and over 1,873 720 38.4 1,368 527 38.5 100 39 38.7 404 154 38.1

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
32,331 17,337 53.6 22,773 10,742 47.2 2,024 1,098 54.3 7,534 5,497 73.0
  Under 18 years 172 124 72.4 0 0 (X) 82 52 63.9 90 72 80.2
  18 to 24 years 2,357 1,589 67.4 980 613 62.6 450 233 51.9 927 742 80.0
  25 to 34 years 9,822 5,860 59.7 6,779 3,582 52.8 624 368 59.1 2,420 1,910 78.9
  35 to 44 years 11,563 6,029 52.1 8,773 4,090 46.6 483 248 51.4 2,307 1,692 73.3
  45 to 54 years 5,977 2,599 43.5 4,505 1,679 37.3 290 152 52.4 1,183 768 64.9
  55 to 64 years 1,786 775 43.4 1,316 550 41.8 58 29 (B) 412 196 47.7
  65 years and over 655 361 55.1 420 229 54.4 38 15 (B) 197 117 59.4

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
9,137 3,596 39.4 5,793 1,748 30.2 931 411 44.2 2,413 1,438 59.6
  Under 18 years 112 75 67.5 0 0 (X) 62 43 (B) 50 33 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,103 632 57.3 450 232 51.6 272 124 45.5 381 276 72.3
  25 to 34 years 2,104 909 43.2 1,263 422 33.4 261 124 47.5 579 363 62.6
  35 to 44 years 2,381 806 33.8 1,580 415 26.2 178 61 34.4 622 330 53.0
  45 to 54 years 2,277 714 31.3 1,647 366 22.2 111 39 35.1 519 309 59.6
  55 to 64 years 837 307 36.7 668 225 33.7 27 12 (B) 142 70 49.4
  65 years and over 322 154 47.8 184 88 47.7 18 8 (B) 120 58 48.1

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
23,195 13,741 59.2 16,981 8,995 53.0 1,094 687 62.8 5,121 4,059 79.3
  Under 18 years 60 49 (B) 0 0 (X) 20 9 (B) 40 39 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,253 957 76.3 530 381 71.9 178 110 61.6 546 466 85.4
  25 to 34 years 7,718 4,952 64.2 5,516 3,160 57.3 362 244 67.5 1,840 1,547 84.1
  35 to 44 years 9,182 5,224 56.9 7,193 3,675 51.1 304 187 61.4 1,685 1,362 80.9
  45 to 54 years 3,700 1,885 51.0 2,857 1,313 46.0 179 113 63.3 664 459 69.1
  55 to 64 years 949 468 49.3 649 324 50.0 31 17 (B) 270 126 46.8
  65 years and over 332 207 62.2 236 141 59.7 19 7 (B) 76 59 77.1

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
17,848 10,707 60.0 12,705 6,803 53.5 1,027 626 60.9 4,115 3,278 79.7
  Under 18 years 76 58 76.1 0 0 (X) 34 24 (B) 42 34 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,920 1,396 72.7 923 583 63.2 184 118 64.5 813 694 85.3
  25 to 34 years 7,441 4,624 62.1 5,314 2,922 55.0 462 297 64.3 1,665 1,405 84.4
  35 to 44 years 5,320 3,105 58.4 4,216 2,286 54.2 241 121 50.4 863 697 80.8
  45 to 54 years 2,085 1,037 49.7 1,544 680 44.0 79 52 65.5 461 305 66.0
  55 to 64 years 721 301 41.7 523 218 41.7 18 4 (B) 180 78 43.5
  65 years and over 285 187 65.7 184 113 61.3 10 9 (B) 91 65 71.7

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
11,312 6,314 55.8 7,839 3,831 48.9 703 402 57.3 2,771 2,081 75.1
  Under 18 years 64 57 (B) 0 0 (X) 23 23 (B) 41 34 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,015 674 66.4 467 252 54.1 126 78 61.8 422 344 81.3
  25 to 34 years 4,421 2,569 58.1 3,014 1,502 49.8 296 176 59.5 1,111 892 80.2
  35 to 44 years 3,648 2,031 55.7 2,824 1,462 51.8 185 83 44.8 639 486 76.1
  45 to 54 years 1,451 668 46.1 1,049 408 38.9 55 36 (B) 347 224 64.6
  55 to 64 years 546 199 36.4 388 143 37.0 15 4 (B) 144 51 35.8
  65 years and over 168 117 69.6 98 64 65.2 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 4,392 67.2 4,866 2,972 61.1 325 223 68.8 1,345 1,197 89.0
  Under 18 years 12 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 12 1 (B) 1 0 (B)
  18 to 24 years 904 722 79.8 456 331 72.6 57 40 (B) 391 351 89.7
  25 to 34 years 3,021 2,055 68.0 2,301 1,421 61.8 166 121 72.7 553 513 92.7
  35 to 44 years 1,672 1,074 64.2 1,392 824 59.2 56 39 (B) 224 211 94.0
  45 to 54 years 634 368 58.1 496 272 54.9 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


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