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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 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)
 
 People in families, total (2)
42,717 21,176 49.6 28,498 12,485 43.8 3,935 1,761 44.7 10,283 6,929 67.4

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
39,678 19,436 49.0 26,430 11,481 43.4 3,653 1,601 43.8 9,594 6,354 66.2
      Inside principal cities 19,979 10,816 54.1 12,538 6,070 48.4 1,992 970 48.7 5,449 3,776 69.3
      Outside principal cities 19,699 8,620 43.8 13,893 5,411 38.9 1,661 631 38.0 4,146 2,579 62.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 3,039 1,739 57.2 2,067 1,004 48.6 282 160 56.9 689 575 83.4

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
5,667 2,546 44.9 3,063 1,017 33.2 630 254 40.4 1,975 1,274 64.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 5,554 2,498 45.0 2,984 996 33.4 626 254 40.7 1,944 1,248 64.2
      Inside principal cities 3,044 1,598 52.5 1,484 611 41.1 341 161 47.2 1,219 826 67.8
      Outside principal cities 2,510 900 35.9 1,500 385 25.7 285 94 32.9 726 422 58.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 113 48 42.2 78 21 26.8 4 0 (B) 31 27 (B)
Midwest 3,413 1,743 51.1 2,273 1,019 44.8 453 232 51.2 687 493 71.8
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,951 1,498 50.8 1,942 875 45.0 411 199 48.4 598 425 71.0
      Inside principal cities 1,501 866 57.7 885 455 51.5 256 139 54.1 360 272 75.7
      Outside principal cities 1,451 632 43.5 1,057 419 39.6 155 60 38.9 238 152 63.9
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 462 245 53.1 331 144 43.5 42 33 (B) 89 68 77.1
South 15,655 7,981 51.0 10,762 4,808 44.7 1,224 542 44.3 3,669 2,631 71.7
  Inside metro statistical areas 14,163 7,095 50.1 9,782 4,305 44.0 1,065 468 43.9 3,316 2,322 70.0
      Inside principal cities 6,987 3,910 56.0 4,612 2,287 49.6 578 278 48.1 1,797 1,345 74.8
      Outside principal cities 7,176 3,185 44.4 5,170 2,018 39.0 487 190 39.0 1,519 978 64.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,492 886 59.4 979 503 51.4 159 74 46.9 354 309 87.3
West 17,982 8,905 49.5 12,400 5,642 45.5 1,629 732 45.0 3,952 2,531 64.0
  Inside metro statistical areas 17,010 8,345 49.1 11,722 5,306 45.3 1,551 679 43.8 3,737 2,359 63.1
      Inside principal cities 8,447 4,442 52.6 5,557 2,717 48.9 817 392 48.0 2,073 1,332 64.3
      Outside principal cities 8,563 3,903 45.6 6,165 2,589 42.0 734 287 39.1 1,663 1,027 61.8
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 972 560 57.6 678 336 49.5 78 53 68.1 216 171 79.4

Division (31)
 
New England
913 466 51.0 451 162 35.8 99 50 50.8 362 254 70.0
Middle Atlantic 4,755 2,080 43.7 2,612 855 32.7 530 204 38.5 1,613 1,021 63.3
East North Central 2,584 1,235 47.8 1,772 759 42.8 348 155 44.5 465 321 69.0
West North Central 828 509 61.4 502 260 51.8 105 77 73.1 221 172 77.8
South Atlantic 5,654 2,482 43.9 3,923 1,546 39.4 502 197 39.3 1,229 739 60.2
East South Central 504 317 62.9 355 193 54.3 33 15 (B) 116 109 93.9
West South Central 9,498 5,182 54.6 6,484 3,069 47.3 689 330 47.9 2,325 1,783 76.7
Mountain 4,360 2,289 52.5 2,911 1,338 46.0 405 207 51.0 1,044 744 71.3
Pacific 13,622 6,616 48.6 9,489 4,303 45.4 1,224 526 42.9 2,909 1,787 61.4

Poverty Footnotes

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