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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 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6)

Hispanic (of any race)
 
People in families, total (2)
41,732 25,769 61.7 28,951 16,368 56.5 3,516 2,082 59.2 9,265 7,319 79.0
 
Householder
10,503 6,337 60.3 6,911 3,736 54.1 1,021 591 57.9 2,571 2,010 78.2
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 7,108 3,768 53.0 7,108 3,768 53.0 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 16,138 11,428 70.8 10,898 6,952 63.8 970 745 76.8 4,270 3,731 87.4
  Related children under 6 years 6,290 4,567 72.6 4,215 2,754 65.3 441 346 78.6 1,635 1,467 89.7
  Related children 6 to 17 years 9,848 6,861 69.7 6,684 4,198 62.8 529 398 75.2 2,635 2,264 85.9
Own children 18 years and over (15) 4,085 2,101 51.4 2,656 1,208 45.5 204 99 48.8 1,226 794 64.7
Other relatives 3,898 2,135 54.8 1,379 703 51.0 1,321 647 49.0 1,198 785 65.5

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
41,732 25,769 61.7 28,951 16,368 56.5 3,516 2,082 59.2 9,265 7,319 79.0
  Under 18 years 219 178 81.3 6 0 (B) 105 79 75.1 108 99 91.7
  18 to 24 years 3,006 2,238 74.4 1,176 861 73.3 782 486 62.2 1,049 890 84.9
  25 to 34 years 11,079 7,603 68.6 7,366 4,770 64.8 1,145 647 56.5 2,568 2,186 85.1
  35 to 44 years 12,620 8,005 63.4 9,362 5,437 58.1 723 470 65.0 2,535 2,097 82.7
  45 to 54 years 8,329 4,475 53.7 6,275 3,012 48.0 456 275 60.3 1,597 1,188 74.4
  55 to 64 years 3,952 1,854 46.9 2,979 1,305 43.8 166 56 33.7 807 494 61.2
  65 years and over 2,528 1,417 56.0 1,789 983 54.9 138 69 50.1 601 365 60.7

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
9,401 3,869 41.2 6,178 2,318 37.5 1,492 596 40.0 1,731 955 55.2
  Under 18 years 47 38 (B) 6 0 (B) 23 23 (B) 18 14 (B)
  18 to 24 years 649 335 51.6 196 95 48.3 332 165 49.6 122 76 62.4
  25 to 34 years 1,257 444 35.3 587 220 37.6 521 167 32.0 149 56 37.8
  35 to 44 years 1,057 430 40.7 588 185 31.4 241 109 45.4 228 136 59.6
  45 to 54 years 2,351 846 36.0 1,771 545 30.8 166 61 37.0 414 239 57.7
  55 to 64 years 2,166 779 36.0 1,662 544 32.7 108 17 15.5 395 219 55.3
  65 years and over 1,873 999 53.3 1,368 730 53.3 100 54 54.0 404 215 53.1

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
32,331 21,900 67.7 22,773 14,049 61.7 2,024 1,486 73.4 7,534 6,364 84.5
  Under 18 years 172 140 81.8 0 0 (X) 82 56 68.0 90 85 94.5
  18 to 24 years 2,357 1,902 80.7 980 767 78.3 450 322 71.5 927 814 87.8
  25 to 34 years 9,822 7,159 72.9 6,779 4,550 67.1 624 480 76.9 2,420 2,130 88.0
  35 to 44 years 11,563 7,575 65.5 8,773 5,253 59.9 483 361 74.8 2,307 1,961 85.0
  45 to 54 years 5,977 3,630 60.7 4,505 2,467 54.8 290 214 73.7 1,183 949 80.3
  55 to 64 years 1,786 1,075 60.2 1,316 761 57.8 58 39 (B) 412 275 66.8
  65 years and over 655 418 63.9 420 253 60.2 38 15 (B) 197 150 76.3

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
9,137 5,165 56.5 5,793 2,746 47.4 931 609 65.5 2,413 1,809 75.0
  Under 18 years 112 92 82.0 0 0 (X) 62 46 (B) 50 45 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,103 805 72.9 450 328 72.9 272 168 61.8 381 309 80.9
  25 to 34 years 2,104 1,256 59.7 1,263 617 48.8 261 195 74.5 579 445 76.7
  35 to 44 years 2,381 1,227 51.5 1,580 684 43.3 178 97 54.3 622 446 71.7
  45 to 54 years 2,277 1,125 49.4 1,647 681 41.4 111 74 66.4 519 370 71.3
  55 to 64 years 837 455 54.3 668 329 49.2 27 21 (B) 142 105 74.0
  65 years and over 322 206 63.8 184 107 58.2 18 8 (B) 120 90 75.1

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
23,195 16,735 72.2 16,981 11,304 66.6 1,094 877 80.2 5,121 4,555 89.0
  Under 18 years 60 49 (B) 0 0 (X) 20 9 (B) 40 39 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,253 1,098 87.6 530 439 82.8 178 154 86.3 546 505 92.6
  25 to 34 years 7,718 5,903 76.5 5,516 3,933 71.3 362 285 78.7 1,840 1,685 91.6
  35 to 44 years 9,182 6,348 69.1 7,193 4,568 63.5 304 264 86.8 1,685 1,515 90.0
  45 to 54 years 3,700 2,505 67.7 2,857 1,786 62.5 179 140 78.2 664 580 87.3
  55 to 64 years 949 620 65.4 649 432 66.7 31 18 (B) 270 170 63.0
  65 years and over 332 212 63.9 236 146 61.8 19 7 (B) 76 60 78.1

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
17,848 12,893 72.2 12,705 8,432 66.4 1,027 818 79.6 4,115 3,643 88.5
  Under 18 years 76 65 85.5 0 0 (X) 34 24 (B) 42 41 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,920 1,613 84.0 923 727 78.9 184 146 79.8 813 739 90.8
  25 to 34 years 7,441 5,515 74.1 5,314 3,625 68.2 462 373 80.7 1,665 1,517 91.1
  35 to 44 years 5,320 3,692 69.4 4,216 2,716 64.4 241 192 79.6 863 784 90.9
  45 to 54 years 2,085 1,383 66.3 1,544 953 61.7 79 59 74.5 461 371 80.5
  55 to 64 years 721 422 58.5 523 297 56.8 18 14 (B) 180 110 61.1
  65 years and over 285 203 71.3 184 113 61.3 10 9 (B) 91 81 89.2

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
11,312 7,833 69.2 7,839 4,875 62.2 703 562 80.0 2,771 2,396 86.5
  Under 18 years 64 64 (B) 0 0 (X) 23 23 (B) 41 41 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,015 805 79.2 467 345 73.9 126 95 75.5 422 364 86.3
  25 to 34 years 4,421 3,128 70.8 3,014 1,889 62.7 296 244 82.6 1,111 995 89.5
  35 to 44 years 3,648 2,461 67.5 2,824 1,759 62.3 185 140 75.9 639 562 88.0
  45 to 54 years 1,451 945 65.2 1,049 613 58.4 55 43 (B) 347 289 83.4
  55 to 64 years 546 297 54.4 388 205 52.9 15 14 (B) 144 79 54.9
  65 years and over 168 132 79.0 98 64 65.2 4 3 (B) 66 66 (B)

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
6,535 5,060 77.4 4,866 3,557 73.1 325 256 78.8 1,345 1,247 92.8
  Under 18 years 12 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 12 1 (B) 1 0 (B)
  18 to 24 years 904 808 89.4 456 383 83.9 57 51 (B) 391 374 95.7
  25 to 34 years 3,021 2,387 79.0 2,301 1,736 75.5 166 129 77.4 553 522 94.3
  35 to 44 years 1,672 1,231 73.6 1,392 957 68.7 56 52 (B) 224 222 99.2
  45 to 54 years 634 438 69.1 496 340 68.6 24 16 (B) 114 82 71.6
  55 to 64 years 175 124 71.2 136 92 68.1 3 1 (B) 37 31 (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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