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POV05: People in Families by Relationship to Householder, Age of Householder, Number of Related Children Present, 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)

  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 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 135% of poverty (5) Percentage below 135% of poverty (6)

White alone
 
People in families, total (2)
197,938 30,755 15.5 157,992 16,940 10.7 11,783 2,748 23.3 28,163 11,068 39.3
 
Householder
64,145 8,950 14.0 50,180 4,433 8.8 4,196 924 22.0 9,769 3,592 36.8
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 50,027 4,406 8.8 50,027 4,406 8.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 55,397 13,266 23.9 41,622 6,652 16.0 3,270 1,146 35.1 10,504 5,468 52.1
  Related children under 6 years 18,749 5,222 27.9 14,303 2,734 19.1 1,148 445 38.8 3,298 2,043 62.0
  Related children 6 to 17 years 36,648 8,044 21.9 27,319 3,918 14.3 2,122 701 33.0 7,206 3,425 47.5
Own children 18 years and over (15) 19,139 2,348 12.3 13,059 1,025 7.8 1,371 165 12.1 4,709 1,158 24.6
Other relatives 9,230 1,785 19.3 3,105 424 13.7 2,946 512 17.4 3,180 849 26.7

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
197,938 30,755 15.5 157,992 16,940 10.7 11,783 2,748 23.3 28,163 11,068 39.3
  Under 18 years 442 119 26.9 18 10 (B) 238 57 23.8 187 53 28.2
  18 to 24 years 7,008 2,685 38.3 3,023 904 29.9 1,574 486 30.9 2,411 1,296 53.7
  25 to 34 years 34,006 8,710 25.6 25,453 4,609 18.1 2,708 731 27.0 5,844 3,371 57.7
  35 to 44 years 50,940 8,532 16.7 41,687 4,906 11.8 2,394 614 25.6 6,859 3,012 43.9
  45 to 54 years 48,889 5,198 10.6 40,318 2,969 7.4 2,612 496 19.0 5,959 1,734 29.1
  55 to 64 years 30,073 2,930 9.7 25,696 1,924 7.5 1,251 251 20.1 3,127 756 24.2
  65 years and over 26,580 2,580 9.7 21,797 1,619 7.4 1,007 114 11.3 3,775 847 22.4

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
78,956 6,015 7.6 65,499 3,824 5.8 5,153 652 12.6 8,303 1,539 18.5
  Under 18 years 179 43 24.0 8 0 (B) 97 30 30.8 74 13 (B)
  18 to 24 years 2,102 332 15.8 862 114 13.3 761 147 19.2 479 71 14.9
  25 to 34 years 5,282 394 7.5 3,908 209 5.3 991 106 10.7 383 79 20.7
  35 to 44 years 5,791 502 8.7 4,408 221 5.0 618 67 10.8 765 214 27.9
  45 to 54 years 19,013 1,166 6.1 15,876 759 4.8 1,194 115 9.6 1,943 293 15.1
  55 to 64 years 22,893 1,653 7.2 20,286 1,176 5.8 787 129 16.3 1,820 349 19.2
  65 years and over 23,696 1,924 8.1 20,152 1,345 6.7 706 59 8.3 2,839 521 18.3

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
118,982 24,741 20.8 92,493 13,116 14.2 6,630 2,096 31.6 19,859 9,529 48.0
  Under 18 years 264 76 28.9 10 10 (B) 141 27 19.0 113 40 35.1
  18 to 24 years 4,906 2,353 48.0 2,162 789 36.5 812 339 41.7 1,931 1,225 63.4
  25 to 34 years 28,723 8,316 29.0 21,545 4,400 20.4 1,717 624 36.4 5,461 3,292 60.3
  35 to 44 years 45,150 8,030 17.8 37,279 4,685 12.6 1,776 547 30.8 6,094 2,798 45.9
  45 to 54 years 29,876 4,032 13.5 24,442 2,210 9.0 1,418 381 26.9 4,017 1,441 35.9
  55 to 64 years 7,181 1,277 17.8 5,410 748 13.8 464 122 26.3 1,307 407 31.2
  65 years and over 2,883 655 22.7 1,646 274 16.6 301 55 18.3 937 326 34.8

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
41,094 6,144 15.0 29,734 2,358 7.9 3,316 845 25.5 8,044 2,941 36.6
  Under 18 years 114 20 17.6 5 5 (B) 75 6 (B) 34 9 (B)
  18 to 24 years 2,493 988 39.6 1,023 254 24.8 519 202 38.9 950 533 56.0
  25 to 34 years 8,431 1,382 16.4 6,159 479 7.8 773 227 29.3 1,499 676 45.1
  35 to 44 years 10,329 1,432 13.9 7,456 574 7.7 754 153 20.3 2,119 706 33.3
  45 to 54 years 14,072 1,453 10.3 11,069 633 5.7 742 152 20.5 2,261 668 29.5
  55 to 64 years 4,082 547 13.4 3,065 291 9.5 295 64 21.8 721 192 26.6
  65 years and over 1,573 323 20.5 956 123 12.9 157 40 25.7 460 159 34.6

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
77,888 18,596 23.9 62,760 10,757 17.1 3,314 1,251 37.8 11,815 6,587 55.8
  Under 18 years 150 56 37.4 5 5 (B) 66 21 (B) 79 31 39.1
  18 to 24 years 2,413 1,365 56.6 1,138 536 47.1 294 137 46.8 981 692 70.5
  25 to 34 years 20,292 6,934 34.2 15,386 3,921 25.5 944 397 42.1 3,962 2,616 66.0
  35 to 44 years 34,821 6,598 18.9 29,824 4,111 13.8 1,022 394 38.6 3,975 2,093 52.6
  45 to 54 years 15,804 2,579 16.3 13,373 1,577 11.8 675 229 33.9 1,755 773 44.0
  55 to 64 years 3,099 731 23.6 2,345 457 19.5 169 58 34.3 585 215 36.8
  65 years and over 1,310 332 25.4 690 150 21.8 144 15 10.2 477 167 35.1

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
55,883 14,780 26.4 44,060 8,430 19.1 2,955 1,062 35.9 8,868 5,288 59.6
  Under 18 years 94 38 40.1 10 10 (B) 34 1 (B) 50 27 (B)
  18 to 24 years 4,067 2,093 51.5 2,012 757 37.6 415 214 51.4 1,639 1,122 68.4
  25 to 34 years 22,537 6,420 28.5 17,711 3,652 20.6 1,246 460 36.9 3,581 2,308 64.4
  35 to 44 years 20,004 3,988 19.9 17,606 2,717 15.4 607 217 35.8 1,791 1,053 58.8
  45 to 54 years 5,888 1,392 23.6 4,538 819 18.1 355 119 33.4 996 454 45.6
  55 to 64 years 2,282 594 26.0 1,599 358 22.4 159 33 20.9 524 203 38.7
  65 years and over 1,009 256 25.4 584 117 20.0 139 19 13.4 286 121 42.1

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
35,674 8,271 23.2 27,600 4,316 15.6 2,029 675 33.3 6,045 3,280 54.3
  Under 18 years 62 22 (B) 5 5 (B) 34 1 (B) 22 16 (B)
  18 to 24 years 2,403 1,091 45.4 1,103 320 29.0 312 164 52.5 988 607 61.4
  25 to 34 years 13,315 3,291 24.7 10,127 1,674 16.5 831 269 32.3 2,357 1,348 57.2
  35 to 44 years 13,126 2,442 18.6 11,314 1,527 13.5 447 145 32.5 1,366 770 56.4
  45 to 54 years 4,352 854 19.6 3,408 486 14.3 234 60 25.9 711 307 43.2
  55 to 64 years 1,682 387 23.0 1,197 225 18.8 94 17 18.3 390 144 37.0
  65 years and over 734 186 25.3 445 79 17.7 77 19 24.2 211 88 41.9

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
20,208 6,509 32.2 16,459 4,114 25.0 926 387 41.8 2,823 2,007 71.1
  Under 18 years 33 16 (B) 5 5 (B) 0 0 (X) 28 11 (B)
  18 to 24 years 1,664 1,002 60.2 909 437 48.1 103 50 48.2 651 515 79.1
  25 to 34 years 9,222 3,129 33.9 7,584 1,978 26.1 414 191 46.1 1,224 960 78.4
  35 to 44 years 6,878 1,546 22.5 6,292 1,190 18.9 160 72 45.1 426 283 66.5
  45 to 54 years 1,537 538 35.0 1,130 333 29.5 121 58 48.0 285 147 51.4
  55 to 64 years 600 207 34.5 401 133 33.0 65 16 (B) 134 59 43.8
  65 years and over 276 70 25.6 139 38 27.6 62 0 (B) 75 32 42.9

Poverty Footnotes

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