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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 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 175% of poverty (5) Percentage below 175% of poverty (6)

Black alone
 
Total (1)
38,556 17,360 45.0 31,306 13,647 43.6 148 126 85.1 7,102 3,587 50.5

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
34,756 15,169 43.6 28,145 11,878 42.2 135 116 86.3 6,476 3,174 49.0
      Inside principal cities 19,337 9,304 48.1 15,267 7,215 47.3 80 61 76.8 3,991 2,028 50.8
      Outside principal cities 15,419 5,865 38.0 12,879 4,664 36.2 55 55 (B) 2,486 1,147 46.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 3,799 2,191 57.7 3,160 1,769 56.0 14 10 (B) 625 412 65.9

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
6,728 2,772 41.2 5,419 2,117 39.1 24 24 (B) 1,286 631 49.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,630 2,724 41.1 5,339 2,078 38.9 24 24 (B) 1,268 622 49.0
      Inside principal cities 4,316 1,944 45.0 3,405 1,482 43.5 10 10 (B) 902 452 50.2
      Outside principal cities 2,314 780 33.7 1,934 597 30.9 14 14 (B) 366 169 46.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 98 49 49.7 80 39 48.9 0 0 (X) 18 10 (B)
Midwest 6,793 3,514 51.7 5,431 2,814 51.8 41 41 (B) 1,321 659 49.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,575 3,388 51.5 5,258 2,715 51.6 41 41 (B) 1,276 632 49.5
      Inside principal cities 4,458 2,525 56.6 3,526 2,027 57.5 23 23 (B) 909 476 52.3
      Outside principal cities 2,117 863 40.8 1,732 689 39.8 19 19 (B) 366 156 42.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 218 125 57.5 173 99 57.2 0 0 (X) 45 27 (B)
South 21,451 9,602 44.8 17,592 7,611 43.3 67 45 (B) 3,792 1,946 51.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 18,048 7,622 42.2 14,756 6,014 40.8 56 38 (B) 3,235 1,570 48.5
      Inside principal cities 8,490 3,922 46.2 6,781 3,060 45.1 40 23 (B) 1,669 839 50.3
      Outside principal cities 9,558 3,700 38.7 7,975 2,953 37.0 16 16 (B) 1,567 731 46.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 3,403 1,980 58.2 2,836 1,598 56.3 11 7 (B) 557 375 67.4
West 3,584 1,472 41.1 2,864 1,104 38.6 17 16 (B) 703 351 50.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,504 1,435 41.0 2,792 1,071 38.4 14 13 (B) 698 350 50.2
      Inside principal cities 2,073 912 44.0 1,555 646 41.5 7 7 (B) 511 260 50.8
      Outside principal cities 1,430 523 36.5 1,237 425 34.4 7 7 (B) 187 91 48.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 80 37 46.3 72 33 (B) 3 3 (B) 5 1 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
907 364 40.1 728 275 37.7 3 3 (B) 176 86 48.7
Middle Atlantic 5,821 2,409 41.4 4,691 1,843 39.3 20 20 (B) 1,110 546 49.2
East North Central 5,532 2,844 51.4 4,442 2,267 51.0 35 35 (B) 1,055 542 51.4
West North Central 1,261 669 53.1 989 547 55.3 6 6 (B) 266 117 43.8
South Atlantic 12,806 5,436 42.4 10,374 4,213 40.6 55 43 (B) 2,378 1,180 49.6
East South Central 3,617 1,898 52.5 2,999 1,548 51.6 12 3 (B) 607 347 57.2
West South Central 5,027 2,268 45.1 4,220 1,850 43.8 0 0 (X) 807 419 51.9
Mountain 823 388 47.1 652 280 42.9 10 10 (B) 161 98 61.0
Pacific 2,761 1,084 39.3 2,212 825 37.3 7 7 (B) 542 253 46.7

Poverty Footnotes

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