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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 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 150% of poverty (5) Percentage below 150% of poverty (6)

White alone, not Hispanic
 
Total (1)
197,164 32,473 16.5 158,646 20,460 12.9 761 452 59.4 37,757 11,562 30.6

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
158,861 23,682 14.9 127,147 14,334 11.3 562 335 59.7 31,152 9,013 28.9
      Inside principal cities 47,383 8,499 17.9 33,949 4,484 13.2 177 121 68.3 13,256 3,894 29.4
      Outside principal cities 111,478 15,183 13.6 93,198 9,850 10.6 384 214 55.7 17,896 5,119 28.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 38,304 8,792 23.0 31,500 6,126 19.4 199 117 58.8 6,605 2,549 38.6

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
38,191 5,391 14.1 30,870 3,257 10.6 129 74 57.8 7,192 2,059 28.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 32,958 4,399 13.3 26,615 2,603 9.8 94 65 69.1 6,249 1,730 27.7
      Inside principal cities 6,727 1,321 19.6 4,661 728 15.6 18 17 (B) 2,048 576 28.1
      Outside principal cities 26,231 3,078 11.7 21,954 1,876 8.5 76 48 63.3 4,201 1,154 27.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 5,233 992 19.0 4,255 654 15.4 35 10 (B) 943 329 34.8
Midwest 52,380 8,931 17.1 42,311 5,707 13.5 244 144 59.0 9,824 3,080 31.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 38,368 5,922 15.4 30,767 3,641 11.8 184 104 56.5 7,416 2,177 29.4
      Inside principal cities 10,875 2,255 20.7 7,800 1,251 16.0 65 39 (B) 3,011 966 32.1
      Outside principal cities 27,492 3,666 13.3 22,968 2,390 10.4 120 65 54.6 4,405 1,211 27.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 14,012 3,009 21.5 11,544 2,066 17.9 60 40 (B) 2,409 903 37.5
South 68,052 12,059 17.7 55,603 8,115 14.6 255 159 62.4 12,194 3,784 31.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 53,620 8,315 15.5 43,605 5,396 12.4 184 114 62.2 9,831 2,805 28.5
      Inside principal cities 15,734 2,525 16.0 11,652 1,381 11.8 54 49 (B) 4,028 1,095 27.2
      Outside principal cities 37,886 5,790 15.3 31,952 4,016 12.6 130 65 50.0 5,803 1,709 29.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 14,433 3,744 25.9 11,998 2,719 22.7 71 45 (B) 2,363 979 41.4
West 38,541 6,093 15.8 29,862 3,380 11.3 133 74 56.2 8,546 2,639 30.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 33,916 5,046 14.9 26,160 2,693 10.3 99 52 51.9 7,657 2,301 30.1
      Inside principal cities 14,046 2,397 17.1 9,836 1,125 11.4 41 16 (B) 4,170 1,257 30.1
      Outside principal cities 19,869 2,649 13.3 16,324 1,569 9.6 58 35 (B) 3,487 1,045 30.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 4,626 1,047 22.6 3,703 686 18.5 33 23 (B) 890 338 37.9

Division (31)
 
New England
11,618 1,571 13.5 9,308 882 9.5 45 24 (B) 2,265 665 29.4
Middle Atlantic 26,573 3,820 14.4 21,562 2,375 11.0 83 50 60.5 4,928 1,394 28.3
East North Central 35,341 6,032 17.1 28,705 3,931 13.7 176 101 57.2 6,460 2,001 31.0
West North Central 17,039 2,899 17.0 13,607 1,776 13.1 68 43 (B) 3,364 1,079 32.1
South Atlantic 36,803 6,132 16.7 29,801 4,041 13.6 134 77 57.5 6,868 2,014 29.3
East South Central 13,393 3,125 23.3 11,128 2,298 20.6 36 17 (B) 2,229 810 36.3
West South Central 17,856 2,802 15.7 14,674 1,777 12.1 85 65 76.4 3,096 960 31.0
Mountain 14,572 2,417 16.6 11,675 1,489 12.8 58 35 (B) 2,839 893 31.4
Pacific 23,969 3,676 15.3 18,187 1,890 10.4 75 39 (B) 5,707 1,746 30.6

Poverty Footnotes

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