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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 75% of poverty (5) Percentage below 75% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 75% of poverty (5) Percentage below 75% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 75% of poverty (5) Percentage below 75% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 75% of poverty (5) Percentage below 75% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
People in families, total (2)
30,986 5,270 17.0 14,928 814 5.5 2,410 325 13.5 13,648 4,130 30.3
 
Householder
9,359 1,510 16.1 4,386 223 5.1 812 109 13.4 4,161 1,178 28.3
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 4,325 207 4.8 4,325 207 4.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 10,998 2,848 25.9 4,290 297 6.9 695 136 19.5 6,013 2,415 40.2
  Related children under 6 years 3,676 1,132 30.8 1,401 113 8.1 245 41 16.9 2,029 978 48.2
  Related children 6 to 17 years 7,322 1,715 23.4 2,889 184 6.4 450 94 21.0 3,984 1,437 36.1
Own children 18 years and over (15) 4,070 440 10.8 1,557 71 4.5 254 15 6.0 2,260 354 15.6
Other relatives 2,234 265 11.9 370 17 4.5 649 65 10.0 1,214 183 15.1

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
30,986 5,270 17.0 14,928 814 5.5 2,410 325 13.5 13,648 4,130 30.3
  Under 18 years 132 36 27.2 0 0 (X) 51 1 (B) 81 34 42.4
  18 to 24 years 1,748 633 36.2 244 50 20.3 388 47 12.1 1,116 537 48.1
  25 to 34 years 6,636 1,841 27.7 2,594 194 7.5 501 90 18.0 3,540 1,557 44.0
  35 to 44 years 8,212 1,433 17.5 4,077 220 5.4 541 105 19.4 3,594 1,109 30.8
  45 to 54 years 7,078 580 8.2 4,084 131 3.2 440 46 10.4 2,554 403 15.8
  55 to 64 years 3,970 399 10.1 2,337 145 6.2 293 22 7.7 1,340 232 17.3
  65 years and over 3,211 347 10.8 1,591 75 4.7 197 13 6.8 1,423 259 18.2

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
9,314 564 6.1 5,377 209 3.9 1,008 86 8.5 2,929 269 9.2
  Under 18 years 21 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 6 1 (B) 16 0 (B)
  18 to 24 years 320 31 9.6 54 10 (B) 168 5 3.1 98 16 15.8
  25 to 34 years 569 20 3.5 326 0 0.0 152 20 13.2 91 0 0.0
  35 to 44 years 1,135 78 6.9 532 15 2.9 189 22 11.8 414 41 9.9
  45 to 54 years 2,605 111 4.2 1,601 34 2.1 195 12 6.1 809 65 8.0
  55 to 64 years 2,403 143 5.9 1,573 81 5.1 166 11 6.9 665 51 7.6
  65 years and over 2,261 180 8.0 1,291 70 5.4 132 13 10.1 837 97 11.5

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
21,672 4,706 21.7 9,551 605 6.3 1,403 240 17.1 10,719 3,862 36.0
  Under 18 years 110 34 31.1 0 0 (X) 45 0 (B) 65 34 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,428 602 42.2 190 40 20.9 220 42 18.9 1,017 521 51.2
  25 to 34 years 6,067 1,821 30.0 2,269 194 8.6 349 70 20.1 3,449 1,557 45.1
  35 to 44 years 7,078 1,355 19.1 3,545 205 5.8 352 83 23.5 3,180 1,068 33.6
  45 to 54 years 4,473 469 10.5 2,483 97 3.9 244 34 13.9 1,745 338 19.4
  55 to 64 years 1,567 257 16.4 765 65 8.4 127 11 8.7 676 181 26.8
  65 years and over 950 167 17.6 300 5 1.6 65 0 (B) 586 163 27.8

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
7,375 1,120 15.2 3,014 135 4.5 671 81 12.0 3,690 904 24.5
  Under 18 years 54 3 (B) 0 0 (X) 22 0 (B) 32 3 (B)
  18 to 24 years 646 223 34.4 66 2 (B) 127 25 19.7 453 196 43.2
  25 to 34 years 1,435 252 17.6 552 25 4.5 177 26 14.6 706 201 28.5
  35 to 44 years 1,839 233 12.7 710 31 4.4 124 13 10.7 1,005 189 18.8
  45 to 54 years 2,122 188 8.9 1,094 34 3.1 133 12 8.7 895 142 15.9
  55 to 64 years 808 131 16.2 408 39 9.6 48 5 (B) 352 87 24.6
  65 years and over 470 90 19.2 183 4 2.2 40 0 (B) 247 86 34.9

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
14,297 3,586 25.1 6,537 470 7.2 732 159 21.7 7,028 2,957 42.1
  Under 18 years 56 31 (B) 0 0 (X) 23 0 (B) 33 31 (B)
  18 to 24 years 781 380 48.6 124 38 30.8 93 17 17.9 564 325 57.6
  25 to 34 years 4,632 1,569 33.9 1,717 169 9.9 172 44 25.8 2,743 1,355 49.4
  35 to 44 years 5,239 1,122 21.4 2,835 173 6.1 229 69 30.4 2,175 879 40.4
  45 to 54 years 2,350 281 12.0 1,389 63 4.5 111 22 20.1 850 196 23.1
  55 to 64 years 759 126 16.6 356 25 7.1 79 6 7.8 324 94 29.1
  65 years and over 479 77 16.1 116 1 0.7 25 0 (B) 338 76 22.6

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
10,241 2,758 26.9 4,396 328 7.5 613 113 18.4 5,232 2,318 44.3
  Under 18 years 58 31 (B) 0 0 (X) 25 0 (B) 33 31 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,166 552 47.3 168 40 23.7 122 30 24.6 877 482 55.0
  25 to 34 years 3,965 1,262 31.8 1,641 136 8.3 190 48 25.3 2,134 1,077 50.5
  35 to 44 years 2,732 623 22.8 1,468 110 7.5 125 24 19.3 1,139 490 43.0
  45 to 54 years 1,424 145 10.2 775 33 4.3 58 7 (B) 591 105 17.7
  55 to 64 years 528 73 13.8 243 9 3.6 63 3 (B) 221 61 27.3
  65 years and over 369 72 19.5 102 0 0.0 32 0 (B) 235 72 30.6

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
6,679 1,554 23.3 2,767 108 3.9 438 94 21.4 3,474 1,352 38.9
  Under 18 years 58 31 (B) 0 0 (X) 25 0 (B) 33 31 (B)
  18 to 24 years 652 278 42.6 76 2 2.1 79 30 38.1 497 246 49.5
  25 to 34 years 2,466 620 25.1 1,035 45 4.3 141 39 27.4 1,290 536 41.6
  35 to 44 years 1,812 386 21.3 905 28 3.1 90 14 16.0 816 343 42.1
  45 to 54 years 1,013 125 12.4 514 26 5.0 36 7 (B) 463 93 20.0
  55 to 64 years 365 57 15.6 169 9 5.2 40 3 (B) 156 45 28.7
  65 years and over 314 58 18.4 69 0 (B) 27 0 (B) 218 58 26.5

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
3,562 1,204 33.8 1,629 220 13.5 175 19 10.9 1,758 966 54.9
  Under 18 years 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
  18 to 24 years 515 274 53.3 92 38 41.5 43 0 (B) 380 236 62.2
  25 to 34 years 1,499 642 42.8 606 92 15.1 50 9 (B) 844 541 64.1
  35 to 44 years 920 238 25.8 563 82 14.6 35 10 (B) 323 146 45.3
  45 to 54 years 411 20 4.8 261 8 3.0 21 0 (B) 128 12 9.4
  55 to 64 years 162 16 9.7 74 0 (B) 23 0 (B) 65 16 (B)
  65 years and over 55 14 (B) 33 0 (B) 4 0 (B) 18 14 (B)

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