Table 3. Age of own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies by living arrangements by employment status of parents, by neighborhood, city, county, and state.

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Neighborhood

Carver Park

Old Central*

East End

Lindale

San Jacinto

Kempner Park

Lasker

Park

Total children in families

1,600

620

998

529

978

1,036

1,267

Under 6 years

 

 

 

Total

585

201

339

257

383

329

348

Percent living with two parents

32.1

36.3

42.5

78.2

64.2

58.7

71.8

Percent living with one parent

67.9

63.7

57.5

21.8

35.8

41.3

28.2

Percent Latch Key**

42.4

57.7

69.0

69.3

36.8

55.0

61.8

6 to 17 years

 

 

 

Total

1,015

419

659

272

595

707

919

Percent living with two parents

32.1

24.8

31.0

53.3

55.3

54.9

52.6

Percent living with one parent

67.9

75.2

69.0

46.7

44.7

45.1

47.4

Percent Latch Key

57.6

67.5

74.8

70.2

59.7

75.4

74.1

Neighborhood

Bayou Shore

Fort Crockett

Central City

Lake Madeline

Offatts Bayou

West End

Total

Total children in families

1,207

525

443

989

914

1,105

12,211

Under 6 years

 

 

 

Total

438

162

183

257

287

376

4,145

Percent living with two parents

57.1

67.3

67.8

61.1

57.1

75.0

57.4

Percent living with one parent

42.9

32.7

32.2

38.9

42.9

25.0

42.6

Percent Latch Key

57.3

58.6

37.7

71.6

57.1

61.7

55.7

6 to 17 years

 

 

 

Total

769

363

260

732

627

729

8,066

Percent living with two parents

60.9

70.5

44.2

61.9

67.1

69.7

52.1

Percent living with one parent

39.1

29.5

55.8

38.1

32.9

30.3

47.9

Percent Latch Key

67.4

68.3

70.8

72.3

73.4

77.6

69.7

Area

Galveston City

League City

Texas City

Balance of County

Galveston County

Texas

Total children in families

12,211

12,863

10,255 27,464 62,793 5,503,509

Under 6 years

 

 

 

Total

4,145

4,357

3,097

8,359

19,958

1,827,869

Percent living with two parents

57.4

86.2

60.0

71.9

70.2

73.0

Percent living with one parent

42.6

13.8

40.0

28.1

29.8

27.0

Percent Latch Key

55.7

54.8

59.3

56.9

56.5

53.3

6 to 17 years

 

 

 

Total

8,066

8,506

7,158

19,105

42,835

3,675,640

Percent living with two parents

52.1

82.6

62.0

72.8

69.0

72.6

Percent living with one parent

47.9

17.4

38.0

27.2

31.0

27.4

Percent Latch Key

69.7

69.1

68.5

66.2

67.8

62.7

All data is from Census 2000 Summary File 3 (SF3) http://www.census.gov/ (Accessed 6/25/2003)

*Old Central and Central Business District are merged together when reporting SF3 Census Data.

**If child lives with two parents, both are in the labor force; if child lives with one parent, the single parent is in the labor force. Children may be with other adults or older siblings.