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POV04: Families by Age of Householder, Number of Children, and Family Structure: 2009

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2010 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  Families (total) (10) Married-couple families (11) Families with a male householder, no wife present 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)

All races
Families, total (10)
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder
from each family.)
78,867 34,982 44.4 58,428 20,754 35.5 5,582 3,317 59.4 14,857 10,910 73.4

Householders by age:
 
  Total
78,867 34,982 44.4 58,428 20,754 35.5 5,582 3,317 59.4 14,857 10,910 73.4
 Under 18 years 197 138 70.3 9 6 (B) 93 62 66.4 95 70 73.9
 18 to 24 years 3,208 2,413 75.2 1,119 732 65.4 745 514 69.0 1,344 1,167 86.9
 25 to 34 years 13,102 7,450 56.9 8,636 3,863 44.7 1,260 794 63.0 3,206 2,793 87.1
 35 to 44 years 17,067 8,010 46.9 12,470 4,597 36.9 1,124 710 63.2 3,473 2,703 77.8
 45 to 54 years 18,176 6,237 34.3 13,896 3,737 26.9 1,233 632 51.2 3,048 1,868 61.3
 55 to 64 years 13,711 4,426 32.3 11,409 3,096 27.1 631 327 51.9 1,672 1,003 59.9
 65 years and over 13,405 6,307 47.0 10,890 4,722 43.4 496 279 56.2 2,019 1,307 64.7

Families without related children by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
40,046 13,656 34.1 32,309 9,553 29.6 2,753 1,313 47.7 4,985 2,790 56.0
 Under 18 years 88 58 66.5 5 2 (B) 48 31 (B) 36 25 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,138 596 52.3 454 199 43.8 414 237 57.2 271 160 59.2
 25 to 34 years 3,085 827 26.8 2,265 442 19.5 527 235 44.7 294 150 50.9
 35 to 44 years 3,123 1,006 32.2 2,304 542 23.5 332 151 45.5 487 314 64.4
 45 to 54 years 8,861 2,312 26.1 7,064 1,501 21.3 620 257 41.4 1,177 554 47.1
 55 to 64 years 11,347 3,210 28.3 9,819 2,418 24.6 425 190 44.7 1,103 602 54.6
 65 years and over 12,404 5,647 45.5 10,399 4,450 42.8 388 212 54.7 1,618 985 60.9

Families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
38,820 21,326 54.9 26,119 11,201 42.9 2,829 2,004 70.9 9,872 8,121 82.3
 Under 18 years 109 80 73.3 4 4 (B) 45 31 (B) 60 45 (B)
 18 to 24 years 2,070 1,817 87.8 666 533 80.1 331 277 83.7 1,073 1,007 93.8
 25 to 34 years 10,016 6,623 66.1 6,371 3,421 53.7 734 559 76.1 2,912 2,643 90.8
 35 to 44 years 13,944 7,004 50.2 10,166 4,056 39.9 792 559 70.6 2,986 2,389 80.0
 45 to 54 years 9,316 3,925 42.1 6,832 2,236 32.7 613 375 61.2 1,871 1,314 70.2
 55 to 64 years 2,364 1,217 51.5 1,589 679 42.7 205 137 66.8 570 401 70.3
 65 years and over 1,002 660 65.9 492 271 55.2 109 67 61.3 401 322 80.2

Families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
16,871 8,295 49.2 10,273 3,443 33.5 1,720 1,136 66.0 4,878 3,717 76.2
 Under 18 years 60 39 (B) 3 3 (B) 28 16 (B) 29 20 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,245 1,063 85.4 377 283 75.2 223 186 83.5 645 594 92.0
 25 to 34 years 3,882 2,020 52.0 2,403 850 35.4 434 300 69.2 1,046 870 83.2
 35 to 44 years 4,461 2,093 46.9 2,691 834 31.0 431 280 65.0 1,340 979 73.1
 45 to 54 years 5,095 2,006 39.4 3,478 956 27.5 390 224 57.5 1,227 825 67.2
 55 to 64 years 1,514 691 45.6 1,017 368 36.2 146 93 63.6 351 230 65.4
 65 years and over 613 384 62.7 305 148 48.7 68 37 (B) 240 199 83.1

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
21,949 13,030 59.4 15,846 7,758 49.0 1,109 868 78.3 4,994 4,404 88.2
 Under 18 years 49 41 (B) 1 1 (B) 17 15 (B) 31 25 (B)
 18 to 24 years 825 754 91.4 289 250 86.5 108 91 84.2 428 413 96.5
 25 to 34 years 6,134 4,603 75.0 3,968 2,571 64.8 300 259 86.2 1,866 1,774 95.1
 35 to 44 years 9,483 4,911 51.8 7,475 3,222 43.1 362 279 77.2 1,646 1,410 85.7
 45 to 54 years 4,220 1,920 45.5 3,353 1,280 38.2 223 151 67.8 644 489 75.9
 55 to 64 years 850 526 61.9 572 311 54.4 59 44 (B) 218 171 78.2
 65 years and over 389 275 70.9 187 123 65.8 40 30 (B) 162 123 76.0

Families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
17,501 10,569 60.4 12,158 5,967 49.1 1,202 925 76.9 4,141 3,677 88.8
 Under 18 years 29 25 (B) 4 4 (B) 10 6 (B) 15 15 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,738 1,557 89.6 624 504 80.7 184 166 90.3 930 887 95.4
 25 to 34 years 7,527 4,837 64.3 5,200 2,764 53.1 535 419 78.2 1,792 1,654 92.3
 35 to 44 years 5,654 2,676 47.3 4,614 1,840 39.9 264 197 74.7 775 638 82.3
 45 to 54 years 1,637 899 54.9 1,172 549 46.8 121 81 66.9 344 270 78.4
 55 to 64 years 614 373 60.9 388 215 55.6 49 29 (B) 177 129 72.6
 65 years and over 302 201 66.8 156 91 58.6 39 27 (B) 107 83 78.1

Families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
12,153 7,037 57.9 8,200 3,701 45.1 920 686 74.5 3,033 2,650 87.4
 Under 18 years 23 19 (B) 3 3 (B) 8 4 (B) 12 12 (B)
 18 to 24 years 1,155 1,021 88.4 392 302 77.0 142 132 93.0 622 587 94.4
 25 to 34 years 4,994 3,032 60.7 3,307 1,562 47.2 411 311 75.5 1,276 1,159 90.8
 35 to 44 years 4,005 1,860 46.5 3,157 1,196 37.9 212 150 70.8 635 514 80.8
 45 to 54 years 1,256 660 52.6 904 398 44.0 90 56 62.8 262 206 78.8
 55 to 64 years 484 286 59.1 311 169 54.3 33 18 (B) 140 100 71.1
 65 years and over 236 159 67.4 126 72 56.9 24 15 (B) 86 72 83.9

Families with 2 or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (13)
 
  Total
5,348 3,532 66.1 3,958 2,266 57.2 282 239 84.8 1,107 1,027 92.7
 Under 18 years 6 6 (B) 1 1 (B) 2 2 (B) 4 4 (B)
 18 to 24 years 583 537 92.1 232 202 87.0 43 35 (B) 308 300 97.4
 25 to 34 years 2,533 1,805 71.3 1,893 1,202 63.5 124 108 87.2 516 495 96.1
 35 to 44 years 1,649 815 49.4 1,457 644 44.2 52 47 (B) 140 124 89.0
 45 to 54 years 381 239 62.7 268 151 56.4 31 24 (B) 82 63 77.1
 55 to 64 years 129 87 67.3 76 46 60.7 16 12 (B) 37 29 (B)
 65 years and over 66 43 (B) 30 20 (B) 15 11 (B) 21 11 (B)

Poverty Footnotes

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