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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 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 300% of poverty (5) Percentage below 300% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families, total (2)
32,818 21,393 65.2 15,955 7,716 48.4 2,530 1,742 68.9 14,332 11,935 83.3
 
Householder
9,625 6,047 62.8 4,530 2,001 44.2 840 565 67.3 4,254 3,481 81.8
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 4,447 1,976 44.4 4,447 1,976 44.4 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 12,201 9,377 76.9 4,929 2,844 57.7 761 614 80.7 6,512 5,920 90.9
  Related children under 6 years 4,161 3,310 79.5 1,650 1,004 60.8 273 230 84.3 2,239 2,076 92.7
  Related children 6 to 17 years 8,040 6,067 75.5 3,279 1,840 56.1 488 384 78.6 4,273 3,844 90.0
Own children 18 years and over (15) 4,253 2,501 58.8 1,663 697 41.9 262 152 58.1 2,328 1,652 71.0
Other relatives 2,292 1,491 65.1 386 198 51.3 667 411 61.6 1,238 882 71.2

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
32,818 21,393 65.2 15,955 7,716 48.4 2,530 1,742 68.9 14,332 11,935 83.3
  Under 18 years 133 125 94.6 0 0 (X) 52 48 (B) 81 77 95.3
  18 to 24 years 1,861 1,523 81.8 272 187 68.6 414 281 67.9 1,175 1,055 89.8
  25 to 34 years 7,159 5,575 77.9 2,856 1,752 61.4 519 351 67.5 3,783 3,472 91.8
  35 to 44 years 8,794 5,725 65.1 4,408 2,059 46.7 576 411 71.4 3,810 3,255 85.4
  45 to 54 years 7,408 3,993 53.9 4,283 1,698 39.7 468 330 70.5 2,658 1,965 73.9
  55 to 64 years 4,167 2,300 55.2 2,483 1,080 43.5 301 191 63.4 1,383 1,029 74.4
  65 years and over 3,296 2,152 65.3 1,653 940 56.8 200 130 65.1 1,443 1,082 75.0

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
9,584 4,517 47.1 5,541 2,087 37.7 1,043 566 54.3 3,000 1,864 62.1
  Under 18 years 22 15 (B) 0 0 (X) 7 3 (B) 16 12 (B)
  18 to 24 years 333 192 57.7 55 26 (B) 178 96 53.8 100 70 70.0
  25 to 34 years 600 216 36.0 338 99 29.2 159 63 39.6 103 54 52.7
  35 to 44 years 1,169 492 42.1 541 143 26.5 199 97 49.0 430 252 58.6
  45 to 54 years 2,670 1,093 40.9 1,639 498 30.4 199 137 68.9 832 458 55.0
  55 to 64 years 2,484 1,125 45.3 1,637 590 36.0 169 93 54.9 678 442 65.2
  65 years and over 2,305 1,384 60.0 1,331 731 54.9 132 77 58.2 842 576 68.5

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
23,234 16,876 72.6 10,414 5,629 54.1 1,488 1,176 79.1 11,333 10,071 88.9
  Under 18 years 110 110 100.0 0 0 (X) 45 45 (B) 65 65 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,528 1,331 87.1 217 160 73.9 237 186 78.5 1,075 985 91.7
  25 to 34 years 6,559 5,359 81.7 2,518 1,653 65.7 360 288 79.9 3,681 3,418 92.9
  35 to 44 years 7,625 5,232 68.6 3,868 1,916 49.5 377 314 83.2 3,380 3,003 88.8
  45 to 54 years 4,738 2,900 61.2 2,643 1,200 45.4 269 193 71.7 1,826 1,507 82.5
  55 to 64 years 1,683 1,175 69.8 846 490 58.0 132 98 74.3 705 587 83.3
  65 years and over 991 768 77.5 322 209 64.9 68 53 (B) 601 506 84.1

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
7,798 4,919 63.1 3,245 1,309 40.3 703 503 71.6 3,850 3,106 80.7
  Under 18 years 54 54 (B) 0 0 (X) 22 22 (B) 32 32 (B)
  18 to 24 years 690 561 81.3 74 31 (B) 139 97 69.7 477 433 90.7
  25 to 34 years 1,542 1,019 66.1 605 231 38.3 186 157 84.4 751 631 83.9
  35 to 44 years 1,951 1,126 57.7 774 240 31.0 130 71 54.5 1,046 815 77.9
  45 to 54 years 2,221 1,238 55.7 1,154 426 36.9 135 95 70.4 932 717 76.9
  55 to 64 years 853 561 65.8 446 249 55.9 51 36 (B) 356 276 77.5
  65 years and over 487 359 73.7 192 131 68.2 40 25 (B) 255 203 79.5

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
15,436 11,958 77.5 7,169 4,320 60.3 785 673 85.7 7,482 6,965 93.1
  Under 18 years 56 56 (B) 0 0 (X) 23 23 (B) 33 33 (B)
  18 to 24 years 839 771 91.9 143 129 90.2 98 89 91.0 598 553 92.5
  25 to 34 years 5,016 4,340 86.5 1,912 1,422 74.4 174 131 75.1 2,929 2,787 95.1
  35 to 44 years 5,674 4,106 72.4 3,094 1,675 54.2 247 243 98.3 2,334 2,188 93.8
  45 to 54 years 2,517 1,662 66.0 1,489 774 52.0 134 98 73.0 894 790 88.4
  55 to 64 years 830 614 73.9 400 241 60.2 81 62 76.0 348 311 89.2
  65 years and over 503 409 81.2 130 78 60.1 28 28 (B) 346 303 87.6

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
11,116 8,614 77.5 4,880 2,913 59.7 658 563 85.6 5,578 5,139 92.1
  Under 18 years 58 58 (B) 0 0 (X) 25 25 (B) 33 33 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,263 1,159 91.8 195 153 78.6 138 131 94.7 930 875 94.1
  25 to 34 years 4,332 3,492 80.6 1,844 1,178 63.9 195 173 88.9 2,293 2,141 93.3
  35 to 44 years 2,996 2,225 74.3 1,632 946 57.9 140 122 87.3 1,224 1,158 94.6
  45 to 54 years 1,496 972 65.0 823 416 50.6 62 35 (B) 611 521 85.2
  55 to 64 years 588 413 70.3 278 162 58.1 66 45 (B) 243 207 84.9
  65 years and over 383 295 77.0 108 58 53.9 32 32 (B) 243 205 84.2

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
7,240 5,360 74.0 3,090 1,618 52.4 478 401 84.0 3,672 3,340 91.0
  Under 18 years 58 58 (B) 0 0 (X) 25 25 (B) 33 33 (B)
  18 to 24 years 712 645 90.6 93 52 55.4 91 84 92.0 527 510 96.6
  25 to 34 years 2,674 2,075 77.6 1,173 679 57.8 144 134 92.4 1,357 1,263 93.1
  35 to 44 years 1,999 1,397 69.9 1,002 483 48.2 105 88 83.7 892 826 92.6
  45 to 54 years 1,061 693 65.3 544 274 50.5 41 22 (B) 476 397 83.4
  55 to 64 years 407 243 59.6 203 96 47.4 43 22 (B) 161 125 77.3
  65 years and over 328 249 75.9 75 34 (B) 28 28 (B) 225 187 83.0

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
3,876 3,254 84.0 1,790 1,294 72.3 180 161 89.6 1,906 1,799 94.4
  Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
  18 to 24 years 551 513 93.2 101 101 100.0 47 47 (B) 402 365 90.7
  25 to 34 years 1,657 1,417 85.5 671 500 74.5 50 40 (B) 936 878 93.7
  35 to 44 years 997 828 83.1 630 462 73.3 35 34 (B) 332 332 100.0
  45 to 54 years 435 279 64.1 279 142 50.8 21 14 (B) 135 124 91.6
  55 to 64 years 180 170 94.4 76 66 86.7 23 23 (B) 82 82 100.0
  65 years and over 55 46 (B) 33 24 (B) 4 4 (B) 18 18 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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