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POV41: Region, Division and Type of Residence--Poverty Status for All People, Family Members and Unrelated Individuals by Family Structure: 2009

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2010 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  All people (1) People in families (2) People in unrelated subfamilies (3) Unrelated individuals (4)
All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
Total (1)
40,876 10,575 25.9 33,330 8,184 24.6 178 106 59.6 7,368 2,285 31.0

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
36,797 9,188 25.0 29,928 7,087 23.7 159 93 58.3 6,710 2,008 29.9
      Inside principal cities 20,235 5,885 29.1 16,026 4,575 28.5 90 49 53.9 4,120 1,262 30.6
      Outside principal cities 16,561 3,303 19.9 13,902 2,512 18.1 69 44 (B) 2,590 746 28.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 4,079 1,387 34.0 3,402 1,097 32.2 19 13 (B) 658 277 42.1

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
7,148 1,736 24.3 5,771 1,310 22.7 31 21 (B) 1,346 405 30.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 7,032 1,692 24.1 5,675 1,273 22.4 30 19 (B) 1,327 400 30.1
      Inside principal cities 4,453 1,199 26.9 3,520 917 26.0 11 11 (B) 922 271 29.4
      Outside principal cities 2,579 493 19.1 2,155 356 16.5 19 8 (B) 405 129 31.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 116 45 38.6 95 37 39.1 2 2 (B) 19 6 (B)
Midwest 7,324 2,295 31.3 5,892 1,825 31.0 52 35 (B) 1,380 435 31.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 7,015 2,182 31.1 5,641 1,738 30.8 49 33 (B) 1,325 411 31.0
      Inside principal cities 4,707 1,681 35.7 3,744 1,363 36.4 24 13 (B) 939 304 32.4
      Outside principal cities 2,308 501 21.7 1,897 375 19.8 25 19 (B) 386 107 27.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 310 113 36.5 251 87 34.8 4 2 (B) 55 24 (B)
South 22,258 5,515 24.8 18,315 4,292 23.4 68 37 (B) 3,875 1,186 30.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 18,720 4,328 23.1 15,360 3,353 21.8 57 30 (B) 3,303 945 28.6
      Inside principal cities 8,729 2,358 27.0 6,977 1,844 26.4 42 19 (B) 1,711 495 28.9
      Outside principal cities 9,991 1,969 19.7 8,383 1,509 18.0 16 11 (B) 1,592 450 28.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 3,538 1,187 33.5 2,955 938 31.8 11 7 (B) 573 242 42.2
West 4,145 1,029 24.8 3,352 757 22.6 26 14 (B) 766 258 33.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,030 987 24.5 3,252 723 22.2 23 11 (B) 755 252 33.4
      Inside principal cities 2,346 648 27.6 1,785 451 25.3 14 5 (B) 548 191 34.9
      Outside principal cities 1,684 339 20.1 1,467 272 18.6 10 6 (B) 207 61 29.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 115 42 37.0 100 34 33.7 3 3 (B) 11 6 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
1,015 233 23.0 823 175 21.3 5 5 (B) 187 54 28.9
Middle Atlantic 6,134 1,503 24.5 4,948 1,135 22.9 26 16 (B) 1,159 351 30.3
East North Central 5,920 1,848 31.2 4,782 1,449 30.3 43 29 (B) 1,095 370 33.8
West North Central 1,404 447 31.8 1,110 376 33.9 9 6 (B) 285 65 22.7
South Atlantic 13,255 3,194 24.1 10,779 2,433 22.6 55 34 (B) 2,421 727 30.0
East South Central 3,687 1,076 29.2 3,065 865 28.2 12 3 (B) 610 208 34.1
West South Central 5,316 1,245 23.4 4,470 994 22.2 1 0 (B) 844 251 29.8
Mountain 949 256 27.0 763 177 23.2 12 6 (B) 174 73 42.0
Pacific 3,195 773 24.2 2,589 580 22.4 14 8 (B) 592 185 31.2

Poverty Footnotes

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