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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 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

White alone, not Hispanic
 
Total (1)
197,164 26,399 13.4 158,646 16,172 10.2 761 415 54.6 37,757 9,812 26.0

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
158,861 19,173 12.1 127,147 11,246 8.8 562 308 54.8 31,152 7,620 24.5
      Inside principal cities 47,383 6,979 14.7 33,949 3,575 10.5 177 116 65.6 13,256 3,287 24.8
      Outside principal cities 111,478 12,194 10.9 93,198 7,670 8.2 384 191 49.8 17,896 4,333 24.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 38,304 7,226 18.9 31,500 4,926 15.6 199 107 53.9 6,605 2,192 33.2

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
38,191 4,313 11.3 30,870 2,527 8.2 129 74 57.2 7,192 1,712 23.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 32,958 3,552 10.8 26,615 2,048 7.7 94 64 68.4 6,249 1,440 23.0
      Inside principal cities 6,727 1,101 16.4 4,661 600 12.9 18 17 (B) 2,048 485 23.7
      Outside principal cities 26,231 2,451 9.3 21,954 1,448 6.6 76 47 62.4 4,201 956 22.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 5,233 761 14.5 4,255 479 11.3 35 10 (B) 943 272 28.9
Midwest 52,380 7,252 13.8 42,311 4,502 10.6 244 123 50.2 9,824 2,627 26.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 38,368 4,795 12.5 30,767 2,837 9.2 184 88 48.0 7,416 1,870 25.2
      Inside principal cities 10,875 1,831 16.8 7,800 960 12.3 65 36 (B) 3,011 835 27.7
      Outside principal cities 27,492 2,964 10.8 22,968 1,877 8.2 120 53 44.1 4,405 1,035 23.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 14,012 2,457 17.5 11,544 1,665 14.4 60 34 (B) 2,409 757 31.4
South 68,052 9,963 14.6 55,603 6,587 11.8 255 153 59.7 12,194 3,223 26.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 53,620 6,775 12.6 43,605 4,316 9.9 184 109 59.0 9,831 2,350 23.9
      Inside principal cities 15,734 2,127 13.5 11,652 1,162 10.0 54 49 (B) 4,028 917 22.8
      Outside principal cities 37,886 4,647 12.3 31,952 3,155 9.9 130 59 45.5 5,803 1,434 24.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 14,433 3,188 22.1 11,998 2,271 18.9 71 44 (B) 2,363 873 37.0
West 38,541 4,871 12.6 29,862 2,556 8.6 133 66 49.9 8,546 2,249 26.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 33,916 4,051 11.9 26,160 2,045 7.8 99 46 46.7 7,657 1,960 25.6
      Inside principal cities 14,046 1,919 13.7 9,836 854 8.7 41 14 (B) 4,170 1,051 25.2
      Outside principal cities 19,869 2,132 10.7 16,324 1,191 7.3 58 32 (B) 3,487 908 26.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 4,626 820 17.7 3,703 511 13.8 33 20 (B) 890 290 32.6

Division (31)
 
New England
11,618 1,234 10.6 9,308 667 7.2 45 23 (B) 2,265 544 24.0
Middle Atlantic 26,573 3,079 11.6 21,562 1,860 8.6 83 50 60.5 4,928 1,168 23.7
East North Central 35,341 4,849 13.7 28,705 3,057 10.7 176 85 48.1 6,460 1,707 26.4
West North Central 17,039 2,403 14.1 13,607 1,445 10.6 68 38 (B) 3,364 920 27.4
South Atlantic 36,803 5,042 13.7 29,801 3,288 11.0 134 70 52.5 6,868 1,684 24.5
East South Central 13,393 2,658 19.8 11,128 1,898 17.1 36 17 (B) 2,229 743 33.3
West South Central 17,856 2,264 12.7 14,674 1,402 9.6 85 65 76.4 3,096 797 25.7
Mountain 14,572 1,893 13.0 11,675 1,125 9.6 58 31 (B) 2,839 737 26.0
Pacific 23,969 2,978 12.4 18,187 1,431 7.9 75 36 (B) 5,707 1,512 26.5

Poverty Footnotes

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