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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 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 50% of poverty (5) Percentage below 50% of poverty (6)

White alone, not Hispanic
 
People in families, total (2)
159,344 4,025 2.5 132,482 1,860 1.4 8,063 425 5.3 18,799 1,739 9.3
 
Householder
54,450 1,387 2.5 44,281 594 1.3 3,069 147 4.8 7,100 646 9.1
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 44,038 580 1.3 44,038 580 1.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 40,707 1,669 4.1 32,195 582 1.8 2,248 172 7.7 6,265 914 14.6
  Related children under 6 years 13,032 666 5.1 10,629 219 2.1 707 62 8.7 1,696 385 22.7
  Related children 6 to 17 years 27,675 1,003 3.6 21,566 364 1.7 1,540 111 7.2 4,569 529 11.6
Own children 18 years and over (15) 14,739 222 1.5 10,191 74 0.7 1,081 48 4.4 3,467 100 2.9
Other relatives 5,410 166 3.1 1,777 29 1.6 1,665 58 3.5 1,968 79 4.0

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
159,344 4,025 2.5 132,482 1,860 1.4 8,063 425 5.3 18,799 1,739 9.3
  Under 18 years 203 10 4.9 4 0 (B) 108 6 5.2 91 4 4.8
  18 to 24 years 4,212 464 11.0 2,070 99 4.8 908 46 5.0 1,233 319 25.9
  25 to 34 years 24,298 1,092 4.5 19,565 340 1.7 1,472 80 5.4 3,261 673 20.6
  35 to 44 years 40,765 930 2.3 34,484 431 1.3 1,792 128 7.1 4,489 371 8.3
  45 to 54 years 40,786 702 1.7 34,329 422 1.2 1,907 92 4.8 4,549 188 4.1
  55 to 64 years 25,575 447 1.7 22,569 300 1.3 1,029 66 6.4 1,977 80 4.0
  65 years and over 23,506 380 1.6 19,461 267 1.4 847 8 1.0 3,198 104 3.3

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
70,366 1,053 1.5 60,133 754 1.3 3,672 116 3.1 6,561 183 2.8
  Under 18 years 97 4 4.5 4 0 (B) 53 0 (B) 40 4 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,699 73 4.3 813 12 1.5 576 20 3.5 310 41 13.1
  25 to 34 years 4,562 64 1.4 3,799 60 1.6 495 0 0.0 268 5 1.8
  35 to 44 years 4,823 83 1.7 3,890 47 1.2 409 12 2.9 523 24 4.5
  45 to 54 years 17,194 202 1.2 14,603 143 1.0 849 35 4.1 1,741 24 1.4
  55 to 64 years 20,582 336 1.6 18,736 263 1.4 659 42 6.4 1,187 31 2.6
  65 years and over 21,411 290 1.4 18,287 229 1.3 631 6 0.9 2,492 55 2.2

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
88,978 2,972 3.3 72,349 1,106 1.5 4,391 310 7.1 12,238 1,557 12.7
  Under 18 years 107 6 5.3 0 0 (X) 55 6 (B) 51 0 (B)
  18 to 24 years 2,513 391 15.6 1,257 87 6.9 332 26 7.7 924 279 30.2
  25 to 34 years 19,736 1,028 5.2 15,767 280 1.8 976 80 8.1 2,993 668 22.3
  35 to 44 years 35,942 847 2.4 30,593 384 1.3 1,383 116 8.4 3,966 347 8.7
  45 to 54 years 23,592 500 2.1 19,726 280 1.4 1,058 56 5.3 2,808 164 5.8
  55 to 64 years 4,993 111 2.2 3,833 37 1.0 370 24 6.5 790 49 6.2
  65 years and over 2,096 90 4.3 1,174 38 3.3 216 3 1.2 706 49 7.0

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
31,918 811 2.5 23,981 188 0.8 2,309 133 5.8 5,628 490 8.7
  Under 18 years 71 6 (B) 0 0 (X) 46 6 (B) 25 0 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,394 165 11.9 634 24 3.8 252 14 5.4 508 128 25.1
  25 to 34 years 6,478 239 3.7 4,945 39 0.8 540 38 7.0 993 163 16.4
  35 to 44 years 8,604 130 1.5 6,430 17 0.3 611 38 6.2 1,562 75 4.8
  45 to 54 years 11,310 188 1.7 9,076 80 0.9 578 30 5.3 1,655 77 4.7
  55 to 64 years 2,847 52 1.8 2,232 14 0.6 179 8 4.7 436 29 6.7
  65 years and over 1,214 31 2.6 664 13 2.0 102 0 0.0 448 18 4.1

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
57,059 2,161 3.8 48,368 918 1.9 2,082 176 8.5 6,610 1,067 16.1
  Under 18 years 35 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 9 0 (B) 27 0 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,119 226 20.2 623 63 10.1 80 12 14.8 416 151 36.3
  25 to 34 years 13,258 789 5.9 10,822 241 2.2 436 42 9.6 2,000 506 25.3
  35 to 44 years 27,338 717 2.6 24,163 366 1.5 772 79 10.2 2,403 272 11.3
  45 to 54 years 12,282 312 2.5 10,650 199 1.9 480 26 5.4 1,153 87 7.5
  55 to 64 years 2,145 58 2.7 1,601 23 1.4 192 16 8.2 353 20 5.6
  65 years and over 882 59 6.7 510 25 4.9 114 3 2.3 258 31 12.0

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
39,210 1,777 4.5 32,825 671 2.0 1,752 148 8.4 4,633 958 20.7
  Under 18 years 6 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 6 0 (B)
  18 to 24 years 2,249 381 16.9 1,216 87 7.1 214 20 9.1 819 274 33.5
  25 to 34 years 15,714 771 4.9 13,144 226 1.7 713 62 8.8 1,857 483 26.0
  35 to 44 years 15,271 391 2.6 13,942 218 1.6 383 56 14.7 945 116 12.3
  45 to 54 years 3,840 151 3.9 3,127 100 3.2 202 7 3.4 511 44 8.7
  55 to 64 years 1,398 34 2.4 1,027 10 0.9 149 3 1.8 222 22 9.7
  65 years and over 733 48 6.6 369 30 8.0 91 0 0.0 274 19 6.9

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
25,047 990 4.0 20,482 322 1.6 1,277 76 5.9 3,289 592 18.0
  Under 18 years 4 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 4 0 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,346 187 13.9 644 24 3.7 183 15 8.1 520 148 28.5
  25 to 34 years 9,238 434 4.7 7,463 101 1.4 508 42 8.2 1,267 291 23.0
  35 to 44 years 10,088 201 2.0 9,062 99 1.1 296 13 4.2 730 90 12.4
  45 to 54 years 2,897 113 3.9 2,377 73 3.1 158 4 2.5 362 36 9.8
  55 to 64 years 905 26 2.9 659 5 0.8 66 3 (B) 180 18 9.9
  65 years and over 568 29 5.1 276 20 7.1 66 0 (B) 226 9 4.0

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
14,163 787 5.6 12,344 348 2.8 475 72 15.2 1,344 366 27.2
  Under 18 years 1 0 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 1 0 (B)
  18 to 24 years 902 194 21.5 572 63 11.0 32 5 (B) 299 126 42.2
  25 to 34 years 6,475 337 5.2 5,680 125 2.2 204 21 10.1 591 192 32.4
  35 to 44 years 5,183 190 3.7 4,880 120 2.5 87 44 50.4 215 26 12.2
  45 to 54 years 943 39 4.1 750 27 3.6 44 3 (B) 148 9 6.0
  55 to 64 years 492 8 1.6 368 4 1.1 83 0 0.0 42 4 (B)
  65 years and over 166 20 11.8 93 10 10.6 25 0 (B) 48 10 (B)

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