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POV36: Number of Families by Size of Family and Number of Related Children: 2010

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2011 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

    Number of related children under 18 years (28)
Total families (1) None One Two Three Four Five Six Seven Eight or more

All income levels
 
One person (1)
54,183 54,183 - - - - - - - -
  Under 65 41,665 41,665 - - - - - - - -
  65 and over 12,518 12,518 - - - - - - - -
 
Two people
35,796 31,427 4,369 - - - - - - -
  Householder under 65 24,737 20,453 4,284 - - - - - - -
  Householder 65 and over 11,059 10,974 85 - - - - - - -
 
Three people
17,287 6,296 8,198 2,793 - - - - - -
Four people 14,902 2,061 2,856 8,831 1,153 - - - - -
Five people 6,693 454 965 1,504 3,430 340 - - - -
Six people 2,517 89 206 506 599 1,027 90 - - -
Seven people 859 25 44 140 175 182 271 22 - -
Eight people 351 3 13 48 49 98 66 71 5 -
Nine or more people 228 4 8 10 24 38 44 51 29 21

Poverty Footnotes

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Social, Economic, and Housing Statistics Division: Poverty |  Last Revised: January 14, 2013