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POV42: Region, Division and Type of Residence -- Poverty Status for People in Families 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)

  People in families (total) (10) People in married-couple families (11) People in families with a male householder, no wife present People in families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 100% of poverty (5) Percentage below 100% of poverty (6)

Hispanic (any race)
 
 People in families, total (2)
42,717 10,345 24.2 28,498 5,264 18.5 3,935 905 23.0 10,283 4,176 40.6

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
39,678 9,546 24.1 26,430 4,904 18.6 3,653 851 23.3 9,594 3,792 39.5
      Inside principal cities 19,979 5,543 27.7 12,538 2,728 21.8 1,992 536 26.9 5,449 2,279 41.8
      Outside principal cities 19,699 4,003 20.3 13,893 2,176 15.7 1,661 315 18.9 4,146 1,512 36.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 3,039 799 26.3 2,067 360 17.4 282 55 19.3 689 384 55.7

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
5,667 1,307 23.1 3,063 396 12.9 630 126 20.1 1,975 785 39.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 5,554 1,286 23.2 2,984 390 13.1 626 126 20.2 1,944 770 39.6
      Inside principal cities 3,044 847 27.8 1,484 241 16.2 341 97 28.5 1,219 509 41.8
      Outside principal cities 2,510 439 17.5 1,500 149 10.0 285 29 10.2 726 261 35.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 113 21 18.7 78 6 7.5 4 0 (B) 31 15 (B)
Midwest 3,413 900 26.4 2,273 427 18.8 453 136 29.9 687 338 49.3
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,951 795 26.9 1,942 375 19.3 411 125 30.3 598 295 49.4
      Inside principal cities 1,501 466 31.1 885 194 21.9 256 97 37.7 360 176 48.9
      Outside principal cities 1,451 329 22.7 1,057 181 17.1 155 28 18.2 238 120 50.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 462 106 22.9 331 52 15.6 42 11 (B) 89 43 48.5
South 15,655 3,847 24.6 10,762 2,007 18.7 1,224 275 22.5 3,669 1,564 42.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 14,163 3,443 24.3 9,782 1,841 18.8 1,065 250 23.5 3,316 1,351 40.8
      Inside principal cities 6,987 1,921 27.5 4,612 955 20.7 578 152 26.4 1,797 814 45.3
      Outside principal cities 7,176 1,522 21.2 5,170 886 17.1 487 98 20.2 1,519 538 35.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,492 404 27.1 979 166 17.0 159 25 15.8 354 212 60.0
West 17,982 4,291 23.9 12,400 2,434 19.6 1,629 368 22.6 3,952 1,489 37.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 17,010 4,023 23.6 11,722 2,298 19.6 1,551 349 22.5 3,737 1,375 36.8
      Inside principal cities 8,447 2,310 27.3 5,557 1,339 24.1 817 190 23.2 2,073 781 37.7
      Outside principal cities 8,563 1,713 20.0 6,165 960 15.6 734 159 21.7 1,663 594 35.7
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 972 268 27.6 678 136 20.0 78 19 23.9 216 114 52.7

Division (31)
 
New England
913 248 27.2 451 68 15.2 99 23 23.3 362 156 43.1
Middle Atlantic 4,755 1,059 22.3 2,612 327 12.5 530 103 19.5 1,613 629 39.0
East North Central 2,584 651 25.2 1,772 334 18.8 348 97 27.9 465 221 47.5
West North Central 828 249 30.1 502 93 18.5 105 39 36.9 221 117 53.1
South Atlantic 5,654 1,183 20.9 3,923 663 16.9 502 121 24.1 1,229 399 32.5
East South Central 504 155 30.7 355 62 17.3 33 10 (B) 116 83 71.9
West South Central 9,498 2,509 26.4 6,484 1,283 19.8 689 145 21.0 2,325 1,081 46.5
Mountain 4,360 1,239 28.4 2,911 634 21.8 405 125 30.9 1,044 480 46.0
Pacific 13,622 3,052 22.4 9,489 1,800 19.0 1,224 242 19.8 2,909 1,009 34.7

Poverty Footnotes

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