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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 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 185% of poverty (5) Percentage below 185% of poverty (6)

White A.O.I.C.
 
Total (1)
247,285 68,718 27.8 202,498 49,814 24.6 1,138 811 71.2 43,649 18,093 41.5

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
204,955 54,834 26.8 167,439 39,608 23.7 918 661 72.0 36,598 14,565 39.8
      Inside principal cities 70,518 23,630 33.5 53,826 16,659 31.0 338 257 75.8 16,354 6,714 41.1
      Outside principal cities 134,436 31,204 23.2 113,613 22,949 20.2 580 404 69.7 20,243 7,851 38.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 42,330 13,883 32.8 35,059 10,206 29.1 220 150 68.2 7,051 3,528 50.0

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
44,513 10,176 22.9 36,223 6,924 19.1 200 148 73.9 8,089 3,104 38.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 39,108 8,772 22.4 31,829 5,981 18.8 164 132 80.9 7,115 2,658 37.4
      Inside principal cities 9,891 3,383 34.2 7,308 2,348 32.1 56 47 (B) 2,526 987 39.1
      Outside principal cities 29,218 5,388 18.4 24,521 3,633 14.8 107 85 79.0 4,590 1,671 36.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 5,404 1,405 26.0 4,394 943 21.5 37 16 (B) 974 446 45.8
Midwest 57,003 14,446 25.3 46,342 9,953 21.5 272 187 68.9 10,389 4,306 41.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 42,282 10,029 23.7 34,176 6,807 19.9 205 135 65.9 7,902 3,087 39.1
      Inside principal cities 12,878 4,105 31.9 9,520 2,644 27.8 69 47 (B) 3,289 1,414 43.0
      Outside principal cities 29,404 5,924 20.1 24,656 4,164 16.9 136 88 64.5 4,613 1,673 36.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 14,721 4,417 30.0 12,167 3,146 25.9 67 52 (B) 2,487 1,219 49.0
South 86,498 25,882 29.9 71,786 19,470 27.1 354 254 71.7 14,357 6,157 42.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 70,115 19,829 28.3 58,065 14,854 25.6 276 198 71.6 11,773 4,777 40.6
      Inside principal cities 23,808 7,891 33.1 18,653 5,806 31.1 94 80 85.1 5,060 2,004 39.6
      Outside principal cities 46,307 11,939 25.8 39,412 9,048 23.0 182 118 64.6 6,713 2,773 41.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 16,383 6,052 36.9 13,721 4,616 33.6 78 56 72.3 2,584 1,380 53.4
West 59,271 18,213 30.7 48,146 13,466 28.0 311 221 71.0 10,814 4,526 41.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 53,449 16,205 30.3 43,369 11,966 27.6 274 196 71.5 9,807 4,043 41.2
      Inside principal cities 23,942 8,252 34.5 18,344 5,861 32.0 119 82 68.6 5,479 2,309 42.1
      Outside principal cities 29,507 7,953 27.0 25,025 6,105 24.4 154 114 73.9 4,328 1,734 40.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 5,822 2,009 34.5 4,777 1,500 31.4 37 25 (B) 1,007 484 48.0

Division (31)
 
New England
12,695 2,647 20.9 10,211 1,641 16.1 52 39 (B) 2,432 967 39.8
Middle Atlantic 31,818 7,529 23.7 26,012 5,283 20.3 149 109 73.4 5,657 2,137 37.8
East North Central 38,789 9,918 25.6 31,724 6,959 21.9 193 127 66.0 6,872 2,831 41.2
West North Central 18,214 4,528 24.9 14,618 2,994 20.5 79 60 75.8 3,517 1,474 41.9
South Atlantic 43,553 11,449 26.3 35,542 8,181 23.0 185 122 66.3 7,826 3,145 40.2
East South Central 14,135 4,634 32.8 11,708 3,440 29.4 38 24 (B) 2,389 1,170 49.0
West South Central 28,810 9,799 34.0 24,536 7,849 32.0 132 108 81.8 4,142 1,842 44.5
Mountain 19,638 5,772 29.4 16,127 4,273 26.5 72 48 (B) 3,439 1,451 42.2
Pacific 39,633 12,441 31.4 32,019 9,193 28.7 239 173 72.5 7,375 3,075 41.7

Poverty Footnotes

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