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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 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

Hispanic (any race)
 
 People in families, total (2)
42,717 14,127 33.1 28,498 7,707 27.0 3,935 1,187 30.2 10,283 5,232 50.9

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
39,678 12,997 32.8 26,430 7,115 26.9 3,653 1,103 30.2 9,594 4,779 49.8
      Inside principal cities 19,979 7,300 36.5 12,538 3,826 30.5 1,992 666 33.4 5,449 2,808 51.5
      Outside principal cities 19,699 5,697 28.9 13,893 3,289 23.7 1,661 437 26.3 4,146 1,971 47.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 3,039 1,129 37.2 2,067 592 28.6 282 84 29.8 689 453 65.7

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
5,667 1,734 30.6 3,063 624 20.4 630 197 31.2 1,975 913 46.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 5,554 1,704 30.7 2,984 610 20.4 626 197 31.4 1,944 898 46.2
      Inside principal cities 3,044 1,060 34.8 1,484 362 24.4 341 121 35.5 1,219 578 47.4
      Outside principal cities 2,510 644 25.7 1,500 248 16.5 285 76 26.6 726 321 44.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 113 30 26.4 78 15 18.7 4 0 (B) 31 15 (B)
Midwest 3,413 1,193 34.9 2,273 626 27.5 453 163 36.0 687 404 58.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,951 1,036 35.1 1,942 542 27.9 411 141 34.2 598 353 59.0
      Inside principal cities 1,501 607 40.4 885 280 31.7 256 105 40.9 360 222 61.6
      Outside principal cities 1,451 429 29.6 1,057 262 24.8 155 36 23.0 238 131 55.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 462 157 34.0 331 84 25.3 42 23 (B) 89 51 57.1
South 15,655 5,347 34.2 10,762 2,996 27.8 1,224 335 27.4 3,669 2,015 54.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 14,163 4,765 33.6 9,782 2,702 27.6 1,065 296 27.8 3,316 1,767 53.3
      Inside principal cities 6,987 2,636 37.7 4,612 1,421 30.8 578 180 31.2 1,797 1,035 57.6
      Outside principal cities 7,176 2,129 29.7 5,170 1,282 24.8 487 116 23.8 1,519 732 48.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,492 582 39.0 979 294 30.1 159 39 24.5 354 248 70.2
West 17,982 5,853 32.5 12,400 3,461 27.9 1,629 492 30.2 3,952 1,900 48.1
  Inside metro statistical areas 17,010 5,492 32.3 11,722 3,261 27.8 1,551 470 30.3 3,737 1,761 47.1
      Inside principal cities 8,447 2,997 35.5 5,557 1,763 31.7 817 260 31.8 2,073 974 47.0
      Outside principal cities 8,563 2,495 29.1 6,165 1,498 24.3 734 210 28.6 1,663 788 47.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 972 361 37.1 678 199 29.4 78 23 29.0 216 139 64.3

Division (31)
 
New England
913 336 36.9 451 94 20.9 99 28 28.4 362 214 59.1
Middle Atlantic 4,755 1,398 29.4 2,612 530 20.3 530 169 31.8 1,613 699 43.4
East North Central 2,584 835 32.3 1,772 461 26.0 348 109 31.4 465 265 57.1
West North Central 828 357 43.1 502 165 32.9 105 54 51.1 221 138 62.5
South Atlantic 5,654 1,603 28.4 3,923 935 23.8 502 143 28.4 1,229 526 42.8
East South Central 504 192 38.1 355 92 26.0 33 10 (B) 116 89 77.2
West South Central 9,498 3,552 37.4 6,484 1,969 30.4 689 183 26.6 2,325 1,400 60.2
Mountain 4,360 1,598 36.7 2,911 858 29.5 405 145 35.7 1,044 595 57.0
Pacific 13,622 4,255 31.2 9,489 2,603 27.4 1,224 347 28.4 2,909 1,305 44.9

Poverty Footnotes

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