Families by Type and Race, 2010
Updated September 21, 2020 | Infoplease Staff
The following table shows the number of families there are in the U.S. and families by type: married couple families, households headed by a female, and households headed by a male. Data is the most recent available.
|Race of Family Reference Person|
|Total||White alone||White alone, non-Hispanic||Black alone||Asian alone||Hispanic (any race)|
|With children under 18||25,317||21,106||17,022||1,964||1,667||4,348|
|Without children under 18||35,067||30,520||27,819||2,445||1,531||2,856|
|Unmarried parent couple1||1,765||1,351||889||311||27||508|
|Mother only with children under 182||9,924||6,396||4,404||2,977||235||2,186|
|Father only with children under 182||1,762||1,333||1,053||303||57||313|
|Householder and other relatives3||9,783||6,850||5,316||2,145||467||1,676|
|Grandparent householder with grandchildren under 18||1,179||747||543||348||39||217|
|Householder with adult children||5,307||3,838||3,171||1,157||160||743|
|Householder with young adult child age 18-24||2,032||1,416||1,124||504||55||326|
|Householder with parent||2,339||1,590||1,118||451||220||515|
NOTE: (?) = not applicable.
1. These couples have at least one joint never married child under 18.
2. Parents may have a cohabiting partner, but none of their children are also identified as the child of their cohabiting partner.
3. Sub-categories of "householder and other relative" are not mutually exclusive.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau. Web: www.census.gov