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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 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 250% of poverty (5) Percentage below 250% of poverty (6)

All races
 
People in families, total (2)
249,384 97,252 39.0 188,001 57,756 30.7 16,067 8,348 52.0 45,315 31,148 68.7
 
Householder
78,867 28,540 36.2 58,428 15,955 27.3 5,582 2,800 50.2 14,857 9,785 65.9
Spouse (in married-couple family) (11) 58,428 15,955 27.3 58,428 15,955 27.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Related children under 18 years (14) 73,410 37,571 51.2 50,964 20,232 39.7 4,539 2,986 65.8 17,907 14,354 80.2
  Related children under 6 years 25,104 13,702 54.6 17,705 7,629 43.1 1,617 1,139 70.4 5,782 4,934 85.3
  Related children 6 to 17 years 48,306 23,869 49.4 33,259 12,603 37.9 2,923 1,847 63.2 12,125 9,419 77.7
Own children 18 years and over (15) 25,296 8,931 35.3 16,057 4,017 25.0 1,766 681 38.5 7,473 4,234 56.7
Other relatives 13,382 6,253 46.7 4,124 1,596 38.7 4,180 1,882 45.0 5,079 2,775 54.6

People in families, by householder's age:
 
    Total
249,384 97,252 39.0 188,001 57,756 30.7 16,067 8,348 52.0 45,315 31,148 68.7
  Under 18 years 727 486 66.9 25 20 (B) 334 202 60.4 367 264 71.8
  18 to 24 years 9,712 6,605 68.0 3,431 2,120 61.8 2,353 1,397 59.4 3,929 3,088 78.6
  25 to 34 years 44,894 23,773 53.0 30,995 13,232 42.7 3,615 2,011 55.6 10,284 8,530 82.9
  35 to 44 years 64,750 26,696 41.2 50,337 16,677 33.1 3,273 1,829 55.9 11,140 8,191 73.5
  45 to 54 years 60,752 17,584 28.9 48,109 10,655 22.1 3,495 1,624 46.5 9,148 5,305 58.0
  55 to 64 years 36,950 10,050 27.2 30,436 6,767 22.2 1,642 724 44.1 4,873 2,559 52.5
  65 years and over 31,597 12,057 38.2 24,668 8,284 33.6 1,355 562 41.5 5,575 3,211 57.6

In families without related children by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
94,692 24,663 26.0 75,268 16,178 21.5 6,971 2,640 37.9 12,453 5,844 46.9
  Under 18 years 258 152 58.9 11 6 (B) 140 80 57.0 106 66 61.7
  18 to 24 years 2,751 1,073 39.0 935 305 32.6 1,115 489 43.9 701 279 39.7
  25 to 34 years 6,810 1,504 22.1 4,688 704 15.0 1,389 505 36.4 733 295 40.2
  35 to 44 years 7,434 1,997 26.9 5,353 1,027 19.2 848 306 36.1 1,233 664 53.9
  45 to 54 years 23,118 4,509 19.5 18,576 2,778 15.0 1,562 530 33.9 2,981 1,201 40.3
  55 to 64 years 27,070 5,761 21.3 23,297 4,137 17.8 1,004 383 38.1 2,768 1,241 44.8
  65 years and over 27,251 9,667 35.5 22,408 7,222 32.2 913 347 38.0 3,930 2,098 53.4

In families with related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
154,692 72,589 46.9 112,733 41,577 36.9 9,096 5,708 62.8 32,862 25,304 77.0
  Under 18 years 469 334 71.3 14 14 (B) 194 122 62.8 261 198 76.0
  18 to 24 years 6,961 5,532 79.5 2,495 1,816 72.8 1,239 908 73.3 3,227 2,809 87.0
  25 to 34 years 38,084 22,269 58.5 26,307 12,529 47.6 2,227 1,506 67.6 9,550 8,235 86.2
  35 to 44 years 57,316 24,699 43.1 44,984 15,650 34.8 2,425 1,522 62.8 9,907 7,526 76.0
  45 to 54 years 37,634 13,075 34.7 29,533 7,877 26.7 1,933 1,094 56.6 6,168 4,104 66.5
  55 to 64 years 9,881 4,289 43.4 7,139 2,629 36.8 638 342 53.6 2,104 1,319 62.7
  65 years and over 4,347 2,390 55.0 2,260 1,063 47.0 441 215 48.7 1,645 1,112 67.6

In families with one related child under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
53,209 20,274 38.1 36,174 9,382 25.9 4,460 2,505 56.2 12,574 8,387 66.7
  Under 18 years 209 128 61.1 9 9 (B) 109 59 53.5 91 60 66.1
  18 to 24 years 3,446 2,585 75.0 1,186 760 64.1 712 529 74.3 1,549 1,296 83.7
  25 to 34 years 10,794 4,328 40.1 7,466 2,067 27.7 1,006 589 58.6 2,323 1,671 71.9
  35 to 44 years 13,512 4,892 36.2 9,195 2,249 24.5 997 504 50.6 3,320 2,138 64.4
  45 to 54 years 17,578 5,242 29.8 13,162 2,681 20.4 1,022 527 51.6 3,394 2,034 59.9
  55 to 64 years 5,422 1,927 35.5 3,962 1,147 28.9 391 198 50.5 1,069 583 54.5
  65 years and over 2,246 1,172 52.2 1,194 468 39.2 224 100 44.5 829 604 72.9

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
101,483 52,315 51.6 76,559 32,195 42.1 4,636 3,203 69.1 20,288 16,916 83.4
  Under 18 years 260 206 79.5 5 5 (B) 85 63 74.8 171 138 81.2
  18 to 24 years 3,515 2,947 83.8 1,310 1,056 80.6 527 379 71.9 1,679 1,513 90.1
  25 to 34 years 27,290 17,941 65.7 18,842 10,461 55.5 1,221 916 75.0 7,227 6,564 90.8
  35 to 44 years 43,804 19,807 45.2 35,789 13,401 37.4 1,429 1,018 71.3 6,586 5,388 81.8
  45 to 54 years 20,055 7,833 39.1 16,371 5,196 31.7 911 567 62.3 2,774 2,070 74.6
  55 to 64 years 4,458 2,362 53.0 3,177 1,483 46.7 247 144 58.4 1,035 736 71.1
  65 years and over 2,100 1,218 58.0 1,066 594 55.7 217 116 53.1 817 508 62.2

In families with related children under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
73,317 39,011 53.2 54,195 23,630 43.6 4,097 2,762 67.4 15,024 12,619 84.0
  Under 18 years 135 119 88.2 14 14 (B) 47 31 (B) 74 74 (B)
  18 to 24 years 5,703 4,707 82.5 2,331 1,718 73.7 630 513 81.5 2,742 2,476 90.3
  25 to 34 years 29,454 16,877 57.3 21,528 10,188 47.3 1,649 1,124 68.2 6,277 5,565 88.7
  35 to 44 years 25,223 10,821 42.9 21,290 7,799 36.6 877 590 67.3 3,057 2,432 79.6
  45 to 54 years 8,106 4,036 49.8 6,043 2,524 41.8 487 310 63.8 1,577 1,202 76.2
  55 to 64 years 3,171 1,624 51.2 2,152 980 45.5 213 95 44.8 806 549 68.1
  65 years and over 1,525 827 54.2 838 408 48.7 194 97 50.0 493 322 65.3

In families with one related child under 6 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
46,784 23,153 49.5 34,015 13,231 38.9 2,773 1,813 65.4 9,996 8,109 81.1
  Under 18 years 90 74 82.4 9 9 (B) 35 19 (B) 46 46 (B)
  18 to 24 years 3,294 2,646 80.3 1,276 868 68.1 430 380 88.3 1,588 1,397 88.0
  25 to 34 years 17,429 9,271 53.2 12,309 5,112 41.5 1,106 729 65.9 4,014 3,430 85.5
  35 to 44 years 16,687 6,719 40.3 13,747 4,558 33.2 651 403 61.9 2,289 1,758 76.8
  45 to 54 years 5,812 2,668 45.9 4,415 1,658 37.6 318 188 59.2 1,078 822 76.2
  55 to 64 years 2,353 1,149 48.8 1,625 720 44.3 129 46 35.6 599 384 64.0
  65 years and over 1,119 625 55.9 633 305 48.2 103 48 46.0 383 272 71.2

In families with two or more related children under 18 years by householder's age: (9)
 
    Total
26,533 15,858 59.8 20,180 10,399 51.5 1,324 949 71.7 5,029 4,510 89.7
  Under 18 years 45 45 (B) 5 5 (B) 12 12 (B) 28 28 (B)
  18 to 24 years 2,409 2,061 85.5 1,055 849 80.5 200 133 66.6 1,154 1,078 93.4
  25 to 34 years 12,025 7,606 63.2 9,219 5,075 55.1 543 395 72.8 2,263 2,135 94.3
  35 to 44 years 8,536 4,102 48.1 7,543 3,241 43.0 226 188 83.1 768 673 87.7
  45 to 54 years 2,294 1,368 59.6 1,628 865 53.2 168 122 72.5 498 380 76.3
  55 to 64 years 818 475 58.1 527 261 49.5 84 50 58.9 207 165 79.9
  65 years and over 406 202 49.8 205 103 50.4 91 49 54.4 110 49 44.8

Poverty Footnotes

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