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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)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
Total (1)
40,876 15,960 39.0 33,330 12,513 37.5 178 129 72.4 7,368 3,318 45.0

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
36,797 13,893 37.8 29,928 10,857 36.3 159 116 72.6 6,710 2,920 43.5
      Inside principal cities 20,235 8,468 41.8 16,026 6,567 41.0 90 56 62.3 4,120 1,845 44.8
      Outside principal cities 16,561 5,426 32.8 13,902 4,290 30.9 69 59 (B) 2,590 1,076 41.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 4,079 2,067 50.7 3,402 1,655 48.7 19 13 (B) 658 398 60.5

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
7,148 2,597 36.3 5,771 1,989 34.5 31 26 (B) 1,346 582 43.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 7,032 2,541 36.1 5,675 1,944 34.3 30 25 (B) 1,327 572 43.1
      Inside principal cities 4,453 1,773 39.8 3,520 1,355 38.5 11 11 (B) 922 408 44.2
      Outside principal cities 2,579 768 29.8 2,155 590 27.4 19 14 (B) 405 164 40.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 116 56 48.0 95 44 46.4 2 2 (B) 19 10 (B)
Midwest 7,324 3,335 45.5 5,892 2,682 45.5 52 44 (B) 1,380 609 44.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 7,015 3,178 45.3 5,641 2,557 45.3 49 42 (B) 1,325 579 43.7
      Inside principal cities 4,707 2,402 51.0 3,744 1,956 52.3 24 17 (B) 939 429 45.7
      Outside principal cities 2,308 776 33.6 1,897 601 31.7 25 25 (B) 386 150 38.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 310 157 50.6 251 125 49.7 4 2 (B) 55 30 (B)
South 22,258 8,526 38.3 18,315 6,714 36.7 68 40 (B) 3,875 1,773 45.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 18,720 6,730 35.9 15,360 5,277 34.4 57 33 (B) 3,303 1,420 43.0
      Inside principal cities 8,729 3,386 38.8 6,977 2,615 37.5 42 23 (B) 1,711 748 43.7
      Outside principal cities 9,991 3,344 33.5 8,383 2,662 31.7 16 11 (B) 1,592 672 42.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 3,538 1,797 50.8 2,955 1,437 48.6 11 7 (B) 573 353 61.6
West 4,145 1,502 36.2 3,352 1,128 33.7 26 19 (B) 766 355 46.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,030 1,444 35.8 3,252 1,079 33.2 23 16 (B) 755 350 46.3
      Inside principal cities 2,346 907 38.7 1,785 641 35.9 14 6 (B) 548 260 47.5
      Outside principal cities 1,684 537 31.9 1,467 438 29.9 10 10 (B) 207 90 43.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 115 58 50.5 100 49 49.0 3 3 (B) 11 6 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
1,015 360 35.5 823 277 33.7 5 5 (B) 187 79 42.1
Middle Atlantic 6,134 2,236 36.5 4,948 1,711 34.6 26 22 (B) 1,159 503 43.4
East North Central 5,920 2,693 45.5 4,782 2,162 45.2 43 38 (B) 1,095 494 45.1
West North Central 1,404 642 45.7 1,110 521 46.9 9 6 (B) 285 115 40.4
South Atlantic 13,255 4,833 36.5 10,779 3,748 34.8 55 38 (B) 2,421 1,047 43.2
East South Central 3,687 1,712 46.4 3,065 1,387 45.2 12 3 (B) 610 323 52.9
West South Central 5,316 1,982 37.3 4,470 1,578 35.3 1 0 (B) 844 403 47.8
Mountain 949 398 42.0 763 293 38.3 12 11 (B) 174 95 54.7
Pacific 3,195 1,104 34.5 2,589 835 32.3 14 8 (B) 592 260 43.9

Poverty Footnotes

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