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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)

Asian A.O.I.C. (12)
 
Families, total (10)
3,742 477 12.7 2,987 324 10.8 273 45 16.5 481 108 22.4

Residence and Region (31)

United States:
 
  Inside metro statistical areas
3,632 457 12.6 2,899 313 10.8 267 42 15.8 466 102 21.9
      Inside principal cities 1,716 248 14.4 1,350 168 12.4 125 19 15.6 241 61 25.1
      Outside principal cities 1,916 209 10.9 1,549 145 9.4 142 23 16.1 225 41 18.4
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 110 20 18.1 88 11 12.8 6 3 (B) 15 6 (B)

Residence and Region (31)
 
Northeast
790 132 16.8 659 96 14.6 45 11 (B) 86 25 29.2
  Inside metro statistical areas 782 131 16.7 651 95 14.6 45 11 (B) 86 25 29.2
      Inside principal cities 380 84 22.2 315 64 20.2 16 4 (B) 49 16 (B)
      Outside principal cities 402 47 11.6 336 32 9.4 29 7 (B) 37 9 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 8 1 (B) 8 1 (B) 0 0 (X) 0 0 (X)
Midwest 442 74 16.8 363 47 13.0 22 6 (B) 57 21 (B)
  Inside metro statistical areas 430 70 16.3 352 43 12.3 21 6 (B) 56 21 (B)
      Inside principal cities 169 36 21.3 140 24 17.5 7 3 (B) 22 9 (B)
      Outside principal cities 261 34 13.0 212 19 8.9 14 3 (B) 34 12 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 12 4 (B) 11 4 (B) 1 0 (B) 0 0 (B)
South 838 95 11.3 670 72 10.8 75 11 (B) 93 12 12.4
  Inside metro statistical areas 803 88 11.0 638 69 10.8 72 8 (B) 93 12 12.4
      Inside principal cities 273 31 11.5 217 24 11.0 23 2 (B) 33 5 (B)
      Outside principal cities 530 57 10.7 421 45 10.6 49 6 (B) 60 6 (B)
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 35 7 (B) 32 4 (B) 3 3 (B) 0 0 (X)
West 1,673 176 10.5 1,296 108 8.3 132 17 13.2 245 50 20.5
  Inside metro statistical areas 1,618 168 10.4 1,258 106 8.4 129 17 13.5 230 45 19.4
      Inside principal cities 894 96 10.8 678 56 8.2 79 10 13.1 137 30 22.0
      Outside principal cities 724 71 9.9 580 50 8.6 50 7 (B) 94 15 15.6
  Outside metro statistical areas (35) 56 8 (B) 37 2 (B) 3 0 (B) 15 6 (B)

Division (31)
 
New England
157 25 15.6 127 20 16.0 8 1 (B) 23 4 (B)
Middle Atlantic 633 108 17.0 532 76 14.3 37 10 (B) 63 21 (B)
East North Central 354 65 18.3 293 42 14.3 15 5 (B) 46 18 (B)
West North Central 87 9 10.5 70 5 (B) 7 1 (B) 10 3 (B)
South Atlantic 469 50 10.6 371 38 10.3 39 5 (B) 59 7 (B)
East South Central 52 9 (B) 45 6 (B) 6 2 (B) 1 1 (B)
West South Central 316 36 11.4 254 28 11.1 29 4 (B) 33 4 (B)
Mountain 175 28 16.1 138 18 13.2 14 3 (B) 22 7 (B)
Pacific 1,499 147 9.8 1,158 90 7.7 118 14 12.1 223 44 19.5

Poverty Footnotes

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