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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 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 600% of poverty (5) Percentage below 600% of poverty (6)

Asian alone
 
People in families, total (2)
11,719 8,472 72.3 9,670 6,763 69.9 741 581 78.4 1,308 1,127 86.2
 
Householder
3,494 2,455 70.3 2,829 1,901 67.2 233 176 75.7 432 378 87.4
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 3,022 2,017 66.7 3,022 2,017 66.7 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 3,016 2,315 76.7 2,539 1,874 73.8 124 112 90.2 353 329 93.3
  Related children under 6 years 1,071 757 70.7 946 644 68.1 30 26 (B) 95 87 91.3
  Related children 6 to 17 years 1,945 1,558 80.1 1,594 1,230 77.2 94 86 91.5 258 242 94.0
Own children 18 years and over (15) 1,010 774 76.7 756 565 74.7 51 45 (B) 202 165 81.4
Other relatives 1,178 911 77.4 523 406 77.7 333 248 74.5 321 256 79.8

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
11,719 8,472 72.3 9,670 6,763 69.9 741 581 78.4 1,308 1,127 86.2
  Under 18 years 65 62 (B) 0 0 (X) 32 29 (B) 33 33 (B)
  18 to 24 years 442 399 90.3 137 126 91.6 187 165 88.6 118 108 91.4
  25 to 34 years 2,077 1,427 68.7 1,669 1,104 66.2 164 103 62.6 244 220 90.3
  35 to 44 years 3,358 2,460 73.3 2,943 2,095 71.2 129 97 74.6 285 269 94.1
  45 to 54 years 2,959 2,086 70.5 2,562 1,779 69.4 117 84 71.6 280 223 79.7
  55 to 64 years 1,750 1,178 67.3 1,514 986 65.2 61 56 (B) 175 135 77.1
  65 years and over 1,069 860 80.5 845 674 79.7 52 48 (B) 172 139 80.6

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
4,353 2,894 66.5 3,367 2,165 64.3 443 309 69.8 543 420 77.3
  Under 18 years 34 31 (B) 0 0 (X) 16 13 (B) 18 18 (B)
  18 to 24 years 217 184 84.8 52 49 (B) 115 94 81.6 49 40 (B)
  25 to 34 years 665 386 58.1 467 260 55.7 116 59 50.9 82 67 81.5
  35 to 44 years 387 233 60.3 270 156 57.9 66 33 (B) 50 44 (B)
  45 to 54 years 980 663 67.7 803 530 66.1 63 46 (B) 114 87 76.8
  55 to 64 years 1,240 770 62.1 1,085 649 59.8 43 42 (B) 112 79 70.6
  65 years and over 831 626 75.4 690 520 75.4 23 22 (B) 118 84 71.6

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
7,366 5,578 75.7 6,303 4,598 73.0 298 272 91.1 765 708 92.5
  Under 18 years 30 30 (B) 0 0 (X) 16 16 (B) 15 15 (B)
  18 to 24 years 225 215 95.6 85 77 89.7 71 71 (B) 69 68 (B)
  25 to 34 years 1,412 1,041 73.7 1,202 844 70.2 48 44 (B) 162 154 94.8
  35 to 44 years 2,971 2,226 74.9 2,673 1,938 72.5 63 63 (B) 235 225 95.8
  45 to 54 years 1,979 1,422 71.9 1,759 1,249 71.0 54 38 (B) 166 136 81.8
  55 to 64 years 510 408 80.0 429 338 78.7 18 14 (B) 63 56 (B)
  65 years and over 238 234 98.3 155 153 98.9 28 26 (B) 55 55 (B)

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
2,711 1,868 68.9 2,208 1,410 63.8 146 126 86.5 357 332 93.1
  Under 18 years 23 23 (B) 0 0 (X) 8 8 (B) 15 15 (B)
  18 to 24 years 119 118 99.0 28 28 (B) 50 50 (B) 41 39 (B)
  25 to 34 years 636 377 59.3 529 283 53.5 39 35 (B) 68 59 (B)
  35 to 44 years 767 514 67.0 658 410 62.4 11 11 (B) 98 93 94.4
  45 to 54 years 811 560 69.0 710 472 66.6 18 9 (B) 83 79 94.6
  55 to 64 years 279 204 73.1 238 171 72.1 7 3 (B) 34 29 (B)
  65 years and over 77 73 95.3 46 44 (B) 12 10 (B) 19 19 (B)

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
4,655 3,710 79.7 4,094 3,189 77.9 153 146 95.6 408 375 92.0
  Under 18 years 8 8 (B) 0 0 (X) 8 8 (B) 0 0 (X)
  18 to 24 years 106 98 91.7 57 48 (B) 21 21 (B) 28 28 (B)
  25 to 34 years 776 664 85.6 672 561 83.4 9 9 (B) 94 94 100.0
  35 to 44 years 2,205 1,713 77.7 2,015 1,528 75.8 52 52 (B) 137 133 96.7
  45 to 54 years 1,168 862 73.8 1,049 776 74.0 36 29 (B) 83 57 68.9
  55 to 64 years 232 205 88.3 191 166 87.0 11 11 (B) 30 27 (B)
  65 years and over 161 161 99.7 109 109 99.6 16 16 (B) 36 36 (B)

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
3,478 2,544 73.1 3,078 2,182 70.9 100 90 89.9 300 272 90.7
  Under 18 years 4 4 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 4 4 (B)
  18 to 24 years 110 101 92.0 72 64 (B) 15 15 (B) 23 23 (B)
  25 to 34 years 1,208 883 73.1 1,073 747 69.7 12 12 (B) 123 123 100.0
  35 to 44 years 1,521 1,038 68.2 1,425 943 66.1 29 29 (B) 67 66 (B)
  45 to 54 years 370 265 71.6 320 246 77.0 11 5 (B) 39 14 (B)
  55 to 64 years 157 146 93.0 125 119 95.8 15 11 (B) 18 16 (B)
  65 years and over 107 107 100.0 63 63 (B) 18 18 (B) 26 26 (B)

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
2,392 1,766 73.8 2,066 1,452 70.3 85 75 88.1 241 238 98.9
  Under 18 years 4 4 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 4 4 (B)
  18 to 24 years 55 55 (B) 32 32 (B) 15 15 (B) 8 8 (B)
  25 to 34 years 790 559 70.8 671 440 65.6 11 11 (B) 107 107 100.0
  35 to 44 years 1,065 751 70.5 978 665 68.0 20 20 (B) 66 66 (B)
  45 to 54 years 250 178 71.0 228 164 71.9 9 3 (B) 13 11 (B)
  55 to 64 years 137 128 93.5 106 101 95.1 15 11 (B) 16 16 (B)
  65 years and over 92 92 100.0 51 51 (B) 15 15 (B) 26 26 (B)

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
1,086 779 71.7 1,012 730 72.1 15 15 (B) 59 34 (B)
  Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
  18 to 24 years 55 46 (B) 40 31 (B) 0 0 (X) 15 15 (B)
  25 to 34 years 419 324 77.4 402 307 76.5 1 1 (B) 15 15 (B)
  35 to 44 years 457 287 62.9 447 278 62.1 10 10 (B) 0 0 (B)
  45 to 54 years 120 87 72.8 92 82 89.6 2 2 (B) 26 3 (B)
  55 to 64 years 21 19 (B) 19 19 (B) 0 0 (X) 2 0 (B)
  65 years and over 15 15 (B) 13 13 (B) 2 2 (B) 0 0 (B)

Poverty Footnotes


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