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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 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
Total (1)
38,556 12,483 32.4 31,306 9,671 30.9 148 99 67.1 7,102 2,712 38.2

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
34,756 10,885 31.3 28,145 8,411 29.9 135 89 66.4 6,476 2,385 36.8
      Inside principal cities 19,337 6,806 35.2 15,267 5,250 34.4 80 52 64.9 3,991 1,504 37.7
      Outside principal cities 15,419 4,079 26.5 12,879 3,161 24.5 55 38 (B) 2,486 881 35.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 3,799 1,597 42.0 3,160 1,259 39.9 14 10 (B) 625 328 52.4

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
6,728 1,989 29.6 5,419 1,501 27.7 24 18 (B) 1,286 471 36.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,630 1,946 29.3 5,339 1,462 27.4 24 18 (B) 1,268 466 36.7
      Inside principal cities 4,316 1,382 32.0 3,405 1,040 30.5 10 9 (B) 902 333 36.9
      Outside principal cities 2,314 564 24.4 1,934 422 21.8 14 8 (B) 366 133 36.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 98 44 44.8 80 38 47.9 0 0 (X) 18 6 (B)
Midwest 6,793 2,583 38.0 5,431 2,072 38.2 41 33 (B) 1,321 478 36.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,575 2,481 37.7 5,258 1,992 37.9 41 33 (B) 1,276 457 35.8
      Inside principal cities 4,458 1,907 42.8 3,526 1,549 43.9 23 17 (B) 909 341 37.5
      Outside principal cities 2,117 574 27.1 1,732 442 25.5 19 16 (B) 366 116 31.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 218 102 46.7 173 81 46.9 0 0 (X) 45 21 (B)
South 21,451 6,869 32.0 17,592 5,346 30.4 67 40 (B) 3,792 1,482 39.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 18,048 5,437 30.1 14,756 4,222 28.6 56 33 (B) 3,235 1,182 36.5
      Inside principal cities 8,490 2,845 33.5 6,781 2,204 32.5 40 23 (B) 1,669 618 37.0
      Outside principal cities 9,558 2,593 27.1 7,975 2,018 25.3 16 11 (B) 1,567 564 36.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 3,403 1,432 42.1 2,836 1,124 39.6 11 7 (B) 557 301 54.0
West 3,584 1,042 29.1 2,864 752 26.3 17 9 (B) 703 281 40.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,504 1,021 29.2 2,792 735 26.3 14 6 (B) 698 280 40.2
      Inside principal cities 2,073 672 32.4 1,555 457 29.4 7 3 (B) 511 212 41.5
      Outside principal cities 1,430 349 24.4 1,237 278 22.5 7 3 (B) 187 68 36.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 80 20 25.2 72 17 (B) 3 3 (B) 5 1 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
907 246 27.1 728 183 25.1 3 3 (B) 176 60 34.4
Middle Atlantic 5,821 1,743 29.9 4,691 1,318 28.1 20 15 (B) 1,110 411 37.0
East North Central 5,532 2,102 38.0 4,442 1,676 37.7 35 27 (B) 1,055 399 37.9
West North Central 1,261 481 38.1 989 396 40.1 6 6 (B) 266 79 29.6
South Atlantic 12,806 3,881 30.3 10,374 2,954 28.5 55 38 (B) 2,378 890 37.4
East South Central 3,617 1,424 39.4 2,999 1,155 38.5 12 3 (B) 607 267 44.0
West South Central 5,027 1,563 31.1 4,220 1,238 29.3 0 0 (X) 807 326 40.3
Mountain 823 262 31.8 652 176 26.9 10 6 (B) 161 80 49.9
Pacific 2,761 780 28.2 2,212 576 26.0 7 3 (B) 542 200 37.0

Poverty Footnotes

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