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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)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
Total (1)
40,876 13,866 33.9 33,330 10,817 32.5 178 113 63.4 7,368 2,937 39.9

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
36,797 12,067 32.8 29,928 9,392 31.4 159 100 62.6 6,710 2,575 38.4
      Inside principal cities 20,235 7,471 36.9 16,026 5,780 36.1 90 55 61.5 4,120 1,636 39.7
      Outside principal cities 16,561 4,596 27.7 13,902 3,613 26.0 69 44 (B) 2,590 939 36.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 4,079 1,800 44.1 3,402 1,425 41.9 19 13 (B) 658 362 55.0

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
7,148 2,233 31.2 5,771 1,701 29.5 31 21 (B) 1,346 511 37.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 7,032 2,181 31.0 5,675 1,657 29.2 30 19 (B) 1,327 505 38.0
      Inside principal cities 4,453 1,523 34.2 3,520 1,153 32.8 11 11 (B) 922 359 38.9
      Outside principal cities 2,579 658 25.5 2,155 504 23.4 19 8 (B) 405 146 36.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 116 52 44.5 95 44 46.3 2 2 (B) 19 6 (B)
Midwest 7,324 2,928 40.0 5,892 2,356 40.0 52 38 (B) 1,380 534 38.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 7,015 2,781 39.7 5,641 2,239 39.7 49 36 (B) 1,325 506 38.2
      Inside principal cities 4,707 2,131 45.3 3,744 1,738 46.4 24 17 (B) 939 376 40.0
      Outside principal cities 2,308 651 28.2 1,897 501 26.4 25 19 (B) 386 130 33.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 310 147 47.3 251 117 46.5 4 2 (B) 55 28 (B)
South 22,258 7,414 33.3 18,315 5,803 31.7 68 40 (B) 3,875 1,570 40.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 18,720 5,856 31.3 15,360 4,575 29.8 57 33 (B) 3,303 1,248 37.8
      Inside principal cities 8,729 3,021 34.6 6,977 2,336 33.5 42 23 (B) 1,711 663 38.8
      Outside principal cities 9,991 2,835 28.4 8,383 2,239 26.7 16 11 (B) 1,592 585 36.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 3,538 1,558 44.0 2,955 1,229 41.6 11 7 (B) 573 322 56.3
West 4,145 1,292 31.2 3,352 956 28.5 26 14 (B) 766 321 42.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,030 1,248 31.0 3,252 921 28.3 23 11 (B) 755 316 41.8
      Inside principal cities 2,346 796 33.9 1,785 552 30.9 14 5 (B) 548 238 43.5
      Outside principal cities 1,684 452 26.9 1,467 369 25.2 10 6 (B) 207 78 37.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 115 43 38.0 100 35 34.8 3 3 (B) 11 6 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
1,015 302 29.8 823 231 28.0 5 5 (B) 187 67 35.7
Middle Atlantic 6,134 1,931 31.5 4,948 1,470 29.7 26 16 (B) 1,159 444 38.3
East North Central 5,920 2,381 40.2 4,782 1,909 39.9 43 32 (B) 1,095 440 40.2
West North Central 1,404 547 39.0 1,110 448 40.3 9 6 (B) 285 94 32.9
South Atlantic 13,255 4,161 31.4 10,779 3,195 29.6 55 38 (B) 2,421 929 38.4
East South Central 3,687 1,520 41.2 3,065 1,227 40.0 12 3 (B) 610 291 47.7
West South Central 5,316 1,732 32.6 4,470 1,382 30.9 1 0 (B) 844 351 41.5
Mountain 949 340 35.8 763 243 31.9 12 6 (B) 174 91 52.2
Pacific 3,195 952 29.8 2,589 713 27.5 14 8 (B) 592 231 39.0

Poverty Footnotes

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