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POV44: Region, Division and Type of Residence -- Poverty Status for 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)

  Families (total) (10) Married-couple families (11) Families with a male householder, no wife present 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)

White alone (12)
 
Families, total (10)
64,145 8,046 12.5 50,180 3,860 7.7 4,196 838 20.0 9,769 3,348 34.3

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
52,488 6,294 12.0 40,935 3,025 7.4 3,501 671 19.2 8,051 2,599 32.3
      Inside principal cities 16,648 2,688 16.1 12,159 1,238 10.2 1,277 262 20.5 3,212 1,187 37.0
      Outside principal cities 35,839 3,607 10.1 28,775 1,787 6.2 2,224 408 18.4 4,840 1,412 29.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 11,658 1,751 15.0 9,245 834 9.0 695 167 24.1 1,718 750 43.6

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
11,627 1,173 10.1 8,963 495 5.5 779 120 15.4 1,886 558 29.6
  Inside metro statistical areas 10,128 1,021 10.1 7,777 424 5.5 679 105 15.5 1,672 491 29.4
      Inside principal cities 2,321 422 18.2 1,576 159 10.1 197 34 17.3 549 228 41.6
      Outside principal cities 7,807 599 7.7 6,201 265 4.3 482 71 14.8 1,123 263 23.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,500 153 10.2 1,186 71 6.0 100 15 15.0 213 66 31.0
Midwest 15,093 1,657 11.0 11,930 710 6.0 1,029 223 21.7 2,134 723 33.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 11,006 1,128 10.3 8,667 489 5.6 786 154 19.6 1,553 485 31.2
      Inside principal cities 3,062 445 14.5 2,220 172 7.7 271 56 20.5 571 218 38.2
      Outside principal cities 7,944 683 8.6 6,447 317 4.9 514 99 19.2 982 267 27.2
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 4,087 529 12.9 3,263 221 6.8 243 69 28.4 581 238 41.0
South 23,081 3,271 14.2 18,231 1,661 9.1 1,366 289 21.1 3,483 1,321 37.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 18,547 2,433 13.1 14,670 1,240 8.4 1,095 218 19.9 2,781 976 35.1
      Inside principal cities 5,884 968 16.5 4,429 466 10.5 387 92 23.7 1,068 411 38.5
      Outside principal cities 12,663 1,465 11.6 10,242 774 7.6 709 126 17.8 1,713 564 33.0
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 4,534 838 18.5 3,561 421 11.8 271 71 26.1 702 346 49.2
West 14,344 1,944 13.6 11,056 993 9.0 1,022 206 20.1 2,267 746 32.9
  Inside metro statistical areas 12,807 1,713 13.4 9,821 873 8.9 941 193 20.5 2,045 647 31.6
      Inside principal cities 5,381 852 15.8 3,935 442 11.2 422 81 19.2 1,024 329 32.2
      Outside principal cities 7,426 860 11.6 5,885 431 7.3 519 112 21.6 1,021 317 31.1
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 1,537 232 15.1 1,235 120 9.7 81 13 15.6 222 99 44.8

Division (31)
 
New England
3,380 283 8.4 2,632 103 3.9 221 27 12.2 527 152 28.9
Middle Atlantic 8,247 891 10.8 6,331 392 6.2 558 93 16.7 1,359 405 29.8
East North Central 10,276 1,158 11.3 8,033 482 6.0 759 169 22.3 1,484 507 34.1
West North Central 4,816 499 10.4 3,897 228 5.9 270 54 20.2 650 217 33.4
South Atlantic 11,712 1,399 11.9 9,413 748 7.9 669 141 21.2 1,630 509 31.2
East South Central 3,883 616 15.9 3,068 290 9.5 220 49 22.3 594 277 46.5
West South Central 7,486 1,256 16.8 5,750 623 10.8 478 98 20.5 1,259 536 42.5
Mountain 4,964 669 13.5 3,889 326 8.4 309 59 19.1 766 284 37.1
Pacific 9,381 1,275 13.6 7,167 667 9.3 712 147 20.6 1,501 462 30.8

Poverty Footnotes

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