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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 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 200% of poverty (5) Percentage below 200% of poverty (6)

White alone
 
People in families, total (2)
197,763 50,890 25.7 159,476 32,370 20.3 11,277 4,127 36.6 27,010 14,393 53.3
 
Householder
64,183 15,225 23.7 50,779 9,031 17.8 3,999 1,409 35.2 9,405 4,785 50.9
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 50,731 9,040 17.8 50,731 9,040 17.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 55,339 19,854 35.9 42,235 11,591 27.4 3,117 1,484 47.6 9,987 6,779 67.9
  Related children under 6 years 18,730 7,472 39.9 14,528 4,444 30.6 1,104 619 56.1 3,099 2,409 77.7
  Related children 6 to 17 years 36,609 12,383 33.8 27,707 7,147 25.8 2,013 865 43.0 6,888 4,371 63.5
Own children 18 years and over (15) 18,497 3,820 20.7 12,676 1,886 14.9 1,264 316 25.0 4,558 1,617 35.5
Other relatives 9,013 2,951 32.7 3,055 821 26.9 2,896 918 31.7 3,061 1,211 39.6

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
197,763 50,890 25.7 159,476 32,370 20.3 11,277 4,127 36.6 27,010 14,393 53.3
  Under 18 years 409 229 56.2 9 0 (B) 212 108 51.2 187 121 64.6
  18 to 24 years 6,968 3,665 52.6 3,177 1,486 46.8 1,621 640 39.5 2,170 1,539 70.9
  25 to 34 years 34,463 12,840 37.3 26,417 7,712 29.2 2,517 1,069 42.4 5,529 4,060 73.4
  35 to 44 years 52,365 14,110 26.9 43,207 9,254 21.4 2,480 959 38.7 6,678 3,897 58.4
  45 to 54 years 48,430 8,755 18.1 40,166 5,659 14.1 2,301 702 30.5 5,963 2,394 40.1
  55 to 64 years 29,236 4,858 16.6 25,339 3,569 14.1 1,169 321 27.4 2,728 968 35.5
  65 years and over 25,893 6,432 24.8 21,162 4,689 22.2 976 329 33.7 3,755 1,414 37.7

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
79,099 12,777 16.2 65,908 9,022 13.7 5,046 1,317 26.1 8,145 2,438 29.9
  Under 18 years 143 65 45.4 9 0 (B) 75 38 (B) 58 26 (B)
  18 to 24 years 2,279 541 23.7 998 190 19.0 864 217 25.1 418 134 32.1
  25 to 34 years 5,729 724 12.6 4,342 433 10.0 989 207 21.0 399 83 20.7
  35 to 44 years 5,833 972 16.7 4,455 513 11.5 646 166 25.7 732 293 40.0
  45 to 54 years 19,328 2,164 11.2 16,212 1,371 8.5 1,003 263 26.2 2,114 531 25.1
  55 to 64 years 22,587 3,022 13.4 20,293 2,372 11.7 747 205 27.5 1,548 444 28.7
  65 years and over 23,200 5,290 22.8 19,600 4,142 21.1 723 220 30.5 2,877 928 32.2

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
118,664 38,113 32.1 93,568 23,348 25.0 6,231 2,811 45.1 18,865 11,954 63.4
  Under 18 years 266 165 62.0 0 0 (X) 137 70 51.2 129 95 73.4
  18 to 24 years 4,689 3,125 66.6 2,179 1,296 59.5 757 424 56.0 1,752 1,405 80.2
  25 to 34 years 28,734 12,117 42.2 22,075 7,278 33.0 1,528 861 56.3 5,130 3,978 77.5
  35 to 44 years 46,532 13,138 28.2 38,752 8,742 22.6 1,834 793 43.2 5,946 3,604 60.6
  45 to 54 years 29,101 6,590 22.6 23,954 4,288 17.9 1,298 439 33.8 3,849 1,863 48.4
  55 to 64 years 6,649 1,836 27.6 5,046 1,197 23.7 422 116 27.4 1,180 524 44.4
  65 years and over 2,694 1,142 42.4 1,562 547 35.0 254 108 42.6 878 487 55.4

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
40,383 9,557 23.7 29,435 4,439 15.1 3,166 1,201 37.9 7,783 3,917 50.3
  Under 18 years 178 109 61.4 0 0 (X) 108 61 56.0 70 49 (B)
  18 to 24 years 2,433 1,359 55.9 1,076 493 45.8 506 252 49.9 851 614 72.1
  25 to 34 years 8,401 2,263 26.9 6,135 976 15.9 777 371 47.7 1,489 916 61.5
  35 to 44 years 10,790 2,245 20.8 7,906 1,005 12.7 770 247 32.1 2,114 993 47.0
  45 to 54 years 13,434 2,236 16.6 10,623 1,209 11.4 679 184 27.1 2,131 843 39.5
  55 to 64 years 3,633 749 20.6 2,852 485 17.0 205 45 22.0 576 219 38.0
  65 years and over 1,514 596 39.4 843 271 32.1 120 41 34.4 552 284 51.6

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
78,281 28,556 36.5 64,133 18,909 29.5 3,066 1,610 52.5 11,082 8,037 72.5
  Under 18 years 88 55 63.2 0 0 (X) 28 9 (B) 59 46 (B)
  18 to 24 years 2,256 1,766 78.3 1,103 803 72.8 251 171 68.3 902 791 87.7
  25 to 34 years 20,333 9,854 48.5 15,940 6,302 39.5 751 490 65.2 3,641 3,061 84.1
  35 to 44 years 35,742 10,893 30.5 30,846 7,736 25.1 1,064 546 51.3 3,832 2,611 68.1
  45 to 54 years 15,667 4,354 27.8 13,330 3,078 23.1 619 255 41.3 1,718 1,021 59.4
  55 to 64 years 3,016 1,087 36.1 2,194 712 32.4 218 71 32.5 604 305 50.5
  65 years and over 1,180 546 46.3 720 277 38.5 134 67 50.0 327 202 62.0

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
55,578 21,607 38.9 44,672 13,932 31.2 2,699 1,471 54.5 8,206 6,205 75.6
  Under 18 years 74 62 (B) 0 0 (X) 34 24 (B) 40 38 (B)
  18 to 24 years 4,007 2,835 70.7 2,080 1,252 60.2 384 267 69.5 1,543 1,315 85.3
  25 to 34 years 22,555 9,359 41.5 18,111 5,969 33.0 1,124 664 59.1 3,320 2,726 82.1
  35 to 44 years 20,185 6,032 29.9 17,904 4,550 25.4 610 297 48.8 1,671 1,185 70.9
  45 to 54 years 5,699 2,014 35.3 4,538 1,398 30.8 280 130 46.5 881 486 55.2
  55 to 64 years 2,054 733 35.7 1,499 503 33.6 166 23 13.9 388 207 53.4
  65 years and over 1,005 571 56.8 540 259 48.0 100 65 64.4 365 247 67.9

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
35,465 12,746 35.9 27,845 7,707 27.7 1,923 958 49.8 5,696 4,081 71.6
  Under 18 years 60 60 (B) 0 0 (X) 23 23 (B) 38 38 (B)
  18 to 24 years 2,304 1,452 63.0 1,100 524 47.6 302 191 63.2 902 738 81.8
  25 to 34 years 13,305 5,151 38.7 10,294 2,973 28.9 769 420 54.6 2,242 1,758 78.4
  35 to 44 years 13,448 3,791 28.2 11,732 2,758 23.5 466 189 40.5 1,250 844 67.5
  45 to 54 years 4,209 1,397 33.2 3,339 967 29.0 213 78 36.8 657 352 53.6
  55 to 64 years 1,404 483 34.4 1,007 305 30.3 81 18 22.5 316 159 50.5
  65 years and over 734 411 56.0 372 180 48.4 70 39 (B) 292 192 65.6

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
20,113 8,861 44.1 16,828 6,225 37.0 776 513 66.2 2,510 2,123 84.6
  Under 18 years 14 2 (B) 0 0 (X) 12 1 (B) 2 1 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,703 1,382 81.2 980 729 74.4 82 76 92.7 641 577 90.1
  25 to 34 years 9,250 4,208 45.5 7,817 2,996 38.3 355 245 69.0 1,078 967 89.8
  35 to 44 years 6,736 2,241 33.3 6,172 1,792 29.0 143 108 75.6 421 341 80.9
  45 to 54 years 1,490 617 41.4 1,199 431 36.0 68 52 (B) 224 134 59.9
  55 to 64 years 650 251 38.6 492 198 40.3 85 5 5.6 73 48 (B)
  65 years and over 270 160 59.2 167 79 47.1 31 26 (B) 73 56 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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