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POV43: Region, Division and Type of Residence -- Poverty Status for People in Families With Related Children Under 18 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 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 125% of poverty (5) Percentage below 125% of poverty (6)

Black A.O.I.C.
 
People in families with related
  children under 18 years, total (9)
23,514 8,885 37.8 10,603 1,969 18.6 1,717 670 39.0 11,194 6,247 55.8

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
21,126 7,763 36.7 9,575 1,693 17.7 1,513 573 37.9 10,037 5,497 54.8
      Inside principal cities 11,378 4,856 42.7 4,419 942 21.3 839 355 42.4 6,120 3,559 58.2
      Outside principal cities 9,748 2,906 29.8 5,156 751 14.6 675 218 32.3 3,918 1,938 49.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,388 1,122 47.0 1,028 276 26.9 203 97 47.6 1,157 749 64.8

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
4,024 1,374 34.2 1,705 266 15.6 333 147 44.1 1,986 961 48.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 3,942 1,337 33.9 1,667 251 15.1 319 140 43.8 1,956 946 48.4
      Inside principal cities 2,385 928 38.9 865 160 18.5 177 74 41.6 1,343 694 51.7
      Outside principal cities 1,557 409 26.3 802 91 11.3 142 66 46.7 613 252 41.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 82 37 45.6 38 15 (B) 13 7 (B) 30 15 (B)
Midwest 4,205 1,983 47.2 1,601 395 24.7 350 179 51.1 2,254 1,409 62.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 4,007 1,879 46.9 1,481 341 23.1 342 173 50.7 2,184 1,364 62.5
      Inside principal cities 2,736 1,480 54.1 829 246 29.7 241 136 56.5 1,666 1,098 65.9
      Outside principal cities 1,271 399 31.4 652 95 14.6 101 37 36.8 518 266 51.5
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 198 104 52.8 119 54 45.1 8 6 (B) 70 45 (B)
South 12,751 4,719 37.0 5,912 1,031 17.4 834 269 32.3 6,005 3,418 56.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 10,724 3,773 35.2 5,097 836 16.4 659 191 28.9 4,967 2,746 55.3
      Inside principal cities 4,910 1,995 40.6 2,062 398 19.3 310 95 30.6 2,538 1,502 59.2
      Outside principal cities 5,814 1,778 30.6 3,035 439 14.5 349 96 27.5 2,430 1,243 51.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 2,027 946 46.7 815 195 23.9 174 79 45.0 1,038 672 64.8
West 2,534 809 31.9 1,385 276 19.9 200 74 37.2 949 459 48.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 2,452 774 31.6 1,329 263 19.8 193 69 35.7 930 442 47.5
      Inside principal cities 1,346 454 33.7 662 138 20.8 110 51 45.8 574 266 46.3
      Outside principal cities 1,105 320 29.0 667 126 18.9 82 18 22.2 356 176 49.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 82 35 42.4 56 12 (B) 7 6 (B) 19 17 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
609 208 34.2 340 71 20.9 51 24 (B) 219 113 51.6
Middle Atlantic 3,415 1,166 34.1 1,366 196 14.3 282 122 43.4 1,767 848 48.0
East North Central 3,340 1,571 47.0 1,222 268 22.0 290 157 54.1 1,827 1,146 62.7
West North Central 865 412 47.6 378 127 33.5 60 22 (B) 427 263 61.6
South Atlantic 7,369 2,537 34.4 3,385 499 14.7 488 153 31.4 3,496 1,885 53.9
East South Central 2,172 1,002 46.1 966 245 25.4 155 60 38.4 1,051 697 66.4
West South Central 3,209 1,179 36.7 1,560 287 18.4 191 56 29.6 1,458 836 57.3
Mountain 602 214 35.5 326 66 20.4 57 37 (B) 219 111 50.5
Pacific 1,932 595 30.8 1,059 209 19.8 143 38 26.3 729 348 47.7

Poverty Footnotes

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