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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)

Hispanic (any race)
 
Total (1)
48,811 24,706 50.6 42,717 21,176 49.6 376 304 80.9 5,718 3,226 56.4

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
45,392 22,737 50.1 39,678 19,436 49.0 353 287 81.3 5,361 3,014 56.2
      Inside principal cities 23,235 12,754 54.9 19,979 10,816 54.1 161 130 80.8 3,095 1,807 58.4
      Outside principal cities 22,158 9,983 45.1 19,699 8,620 43.8 192 157 81.7 2,266 1,206 53.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 3,418 1,969 57.6 3,039 1,739 57.2 23 17 (B) 357 212 59.5

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
6,681 3,146 47.1 5,667 2,546 44.9 71 58 (B) 942 543 57.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 6,544 3,084 47.1 5,554 2,498 45.0 71 58 (B) 918 528 57.5
      Inside principal cities 3,609 1,942 53.8 3,044 1,598 52.5 40 32 (B) 525 313 59.5
      Outside principal cities 2,934 1,142 38.9 2,510 900 35.9 31 26 (B) 393 215 54.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 137 63 45.7 113 48 42.2 0 0 (B) 24 15 (B)
Midwest 3,913 2,024 51.7 3,413 1,743 51.1 18 10 (B) 482 271 56.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,392 1,739 51.3 2,951 1,498 50.8 14 10 (B) 427 232 54.2
      Inside principal cities 1,758 1,009 57.4 1,501 866 57.7 2 1 (B) 255 142 55.5
      Outside principal cities 1,634 730 44.7 1,451 632 43.5 12 9 (B) 172 90 52.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 521 284 54.6 462 245 53.1 4 0 (B) 55 39 (B)
South 17,852 9,248 51.8 15,655 7,981 51.0 109 93 86.0 2,089 1,173 56.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 16,162 8,246 51.0 14,163 7,095 50.1 95 80 84.0 1,905 1,071 56.2
      Inside principal cities 8,046 4,524 56.2 6,987 3,910 56.0 45 37 (B) 1,015 578 56.9
      Outside principal cities 8,116 3,721 45.9 7,176 3,185 44.4 50 43 (B) 890 493 55.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,690 1,002 59.3 1,492 886 59.4 14 14 (B) 184 102 55.5
West 20,365 10,288 50.5 17,982 8,905 49.5 178 143 80.4 2,205 1,240 56.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 19,294 9,668 50.1 17,010 8,345 49.1 174 140 80.6 2,111 1,183 56.1
      Inside principal cities 9,821 5,278 53.7 8,447 4,442 52.6 74 61 (B) 1,300 776 59.7
      Outside principal cities 9,473 4,390 46.3 8,563 3,903 45.6 100 79 79.5 811 408 50.3
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,071 619 57.8 972 560 57.6 4 3 (B) 94 56 59.4

Division (31)
 
New England
1,098 581 52.9 913 466 51.0 5 5 (B) 180 111 61.3
Middle Atlantic 5,583 2,565 46.0 4,755 2,080 43.7 66 53 (B) 762 432 56.7
East North Central 2,963 1,448 48.9 2,584 1,235 47.8 9 7 (B) 370 206 55.6
West North Central 949 576 60.7 828 509 61.4 9 2 (B) 112 65 58.0
South Atlantic 6,666 3,079 46.2 5,654 2,482 43.9 63 51 (B) 949 546 57.6
East South Central 653 397 60.8 504 317 62.9 2 2 (B) 147 78 53.2
West South Central 10,534 5,772 54.8 9,498 5,182 54.6 43 41 (B) 993 549 55.3
Mountain 4,961 2,612 52.6 4,360 2,289 52.5 15 12 (B) 586 310 53.0
Pacific 15,404 7,676 49.8 13,622 6,616 48.6 163 131 80.3 1,619 929 57.4

Poverty Footnotes

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